Imagine a place where crystal clear waters and
towering oak trees meet the majesty of the hills. Add
to the beauty a place where you are always greeted by
a friendly "howdy y'all" and you have found the wonder
of the Texas Hill Country. It is a little slice of
heaven offering breathtaking beauty and a relaxing
The Texas Hill Country offers unparalleled diversity.
In the spring, open fields are dotted with colorful wildflowers, from
the Indian Paintbrush to our state flower, the Bluebonnet. Autumn
brings vibrant reds, oranges and yellows as leaves announce the start
of a new season. Summer is a time for tubing down the river, boating
on one of the many area lakes or enjoying an outdoor barbecue. Winter
is mild with a touch of cool air, ideal for viewing the thousands of
Christmas lights residents display.
The gentle and timeless beauty of the Texas Hill
Country lured our forefathers to settle this special place more than
160 years ago. Today, the Hill Country is still a coveted place to
call home, for a weekend or for lifetime. Rolling hills, ancient live
oak trees, crystal waters, starlit nights and abundant wildlife are
just a few of the reasons to own a piece of this magical oasis in
central Texas. In addition to its scenic beauty, its culture, people
and sophisticated yet relaxing lifestyle have been featured in
hundreds of newspapers and magazines around the world. Whether you are
looking for a retirement home, a place to raise your family, a hunting
or recreational ranch or a commercial business opportunity, let Ron
Ross Custom Homes make your Hill Country dreams come true!
Why build a home in the Fredericksburg area?
Fredericksburg, the county seat of Gillespie County,
is a charming town of German heritage located only 70
miles east of Austin. Settled in 1846, its population
has grown to about 10,000 today. Fredericksburg is
home to the Admiral Nimitz museum, the Gillespie
County Fair, which is the oldest fair in Texas, and
some of the best shopping in Texas. It's a great place
to retire, or start a family. Need more reasons to
Only about an hour Northwest of San Antonio and 70
miles West of Austin
Admiral Nimitz & Pacific War Museum Complex
10,000 in town and about 22,000 in Gillespie County.
The Ranch house plan reflects a
traditional and practical approach to house design.
Classified within the Modern family, the asymmetrical
Ranch house plan is generally built with a low-pitched
gable roof, deep set eaves, and a large attached
garage. Ranches are typically built with one story or
split level design. The exterior of natural wood,
bricks and large picture windows, gives a traditional
and no-nonsense feel. Ranch style homes have few
decorative elements. The classic L-shaped rambling
floor plan combines the living and dining areas into
one, with a hallway that leads to the family room and
bedrooms on the other side. Ranch designs can also be
found in be rectangular or U-shaped styles.
We are here to help you. If you or someone you know
is interested making the beautiful Hill Country area
of Fredericksburg their home, we would be delighted to
be of assistance.
Texas German heritage is evident especially along Main Street
where former Sunday houses have been turned into quaint shops and turn
of the century buildings now house restaurants. Stroll down the street
and feel as if you have been transported back in time as you
Blanco County offers a number of small, seemingly ageless towns,
rich with history and endless antique and arts & crafts. The town
square, a perfect place to relax, is reminiscent of bygone days.
Seasonal peaches, berries and grapes in the area represent the array
of mouth watering produce grown here and reflected in the numerous
vineyards and wineries. Lavender farms abound across fragrant fields
and abundant wildlife such as white tailed deer, mockingbirds and
armadillos make their home among the wooded hills.
Our not-so-rustic ranch homes feature timber
columns, native Texas stone and a sprawling western floor plan. Foyers
reveal an open dining room and cathedral-ceiling great rooms with
expansive fireplaces. Kitchens are equipped with miles of granite
counter space and all the gourmet amenities. Bedrooms are sensibly
situated with beautiful independent bathrooms and a luxurious master
suite with a private decks and sumptuous bath. Not to be missed: a spa
set in the private terrace, perfect for moonlit nights.
The Ranches of Brushy Top is a
3,360 acre country community centrally located 30 minutes from Austin
and 40 minutes from San Antonio in Blanco County. It is also located
near Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park, Pedernales State Park
and Fredericksburg, Texas.
Expansive tracts of pristine Texas country, ranging from 13
to 175 acres. The improvements on the land are purposefully designed
to be unobtrusive, preserving the natural wonder of the breathtaking