"$100K price drop. Motivated seller. Family retreat with six structures, ideal for large family or retreat center. Same family 44 years, 1st time on market. Two parcels, total 22.13 acres, each with deeded water at 100 psi. Magical handcrafted buildings with shaved beams, local wood and rock. Main house is 2 story + writers cottage w full bath + 700 sq. ft. office/workshop + historic cabin + Scandinavian-style sauna + pond + greenhouse & much more. Ping pong, horseshoes, frisbee golf, labryinth. Thousands of ponderosa pines planted ten years ago. Private, quiet, off road, secluded. Views of coast range & Black Butte cinder cone. 45 minutes to Lassen Park. Nearby local wineries included in Manton Valley AVA, great pinot noir and zin. Well-known area for hunting & fishing, abundant wildlife. Perfect elevation at 2500 feet, warm days, cool nights. Four distinct seasons. Known as alfalfa hill, known for apples, grapes, alfalfa, livestock. This family compound is unique, built with skill and sensitivity to natural materials, truly an artistic estate created over decades by artist, writer and architect. If you want a sheet-rocked box, this is not your place. Perfect home for artist, writer, thinker, or romantic. Clear night skies afford satellite viewing, shooting star parties or just gazing at the Milky Way from horizon to horizon. For country living, this foothill hideaway offers the best of California Cascades, last refuge of southern Yana tribes, Ishi."