Ideally located near Fort Worth in the Aledo School district, this 136-ac property is a rare opportunity to enjoy country living only minutes from the City! Purchased by the current owners in 2006, an extensive re-model of the existing buildings, and the addition of several new buildings took place between 2009 and 2016. The 7014 sq ft Main House is situated on the banks overlooking Bear Creek in a setting like no other in the area with 5 bedrooms, 5 baths and 2 half baths. The owners, architects and builders worked with renowned New York interior designer, Alexa Hampton, to create a sense of history and tradition in a relaxed atmosphere. The wood floors throughout are 8-inch oak floor boards salvaged from century old buildings. Upstairs are 4 bedrooms, each with it's own private bath. The kitchen has a large island, abundance of cabinets and storage space, and boasts two of almost every appliance a modern kitchen needs. An outdoor room with fireplace and retracting wall system can be used in comfort year-round giving beautiful views of the creek. This farm features a 20-stall horse barn with amenities including a catering kitchen. The covered arena has an enclosed, climate controlled viewing gallery with a retracting window system. The Zen-inspired pool has a large spa, copper lined waterfall, 3 fountains that spill into the lap lane. There is a splash deck, in-floor cleaning system, salt/chlorine filter system and LED lighting. 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, kitchen & laundry room make it ideal for family, friends or business associates. Located near the entrance is the Manager’s House with 3 bedrooms, 2½ baths and 2023 sq ft. It is located completely separate from the other houses and has its own entrance. The kitchen, with views towards the stables and the creek, has a large island, an abundance of cabinet space, and a bead board ceiling. It has a farmhouse sink, two Sub-Zero refrigerators, 2 Bosch dishwashers, prep sink, ice maker, 6 burner + griddle Wolf range top, two Wolf ovens, two Wolf warmer drawers, and a Wolf microwave. Guest House: Extensive re-model completed 2011. With beautiful views from every room, this charming three bedroom 2 bath 1,290 sq ft guest house is perfect for family, friends or business. The kitchen has a farmhouse sink, refrigerator, oven, microwave, dishwasher, and granite counters. The oak floors are stamped with antique cooperage barrel stamps. Attached two-car garage. Pool House: Built in 2012. Two full bathrooms and a large bedroom make this 1,976-sq ft house ideal for poolside entertainment as well as an additional space for overnight guests. The showers, sink counters, and kitchen counter are crafted from rare, high-end granites which reflect the exotic ambiance of the rest of the house. The Zen-inspired pool design has a large spa with a copper-lined, sheer waterfall, and three copper fountains that spill into the lap lane. It also features a splash deck, in-floor cleaning system, salt/chlorine filter system, and LED lighting. Manager’s House: Built in 2016, the manager’s house provides both privacy and security for the owners of the farm. The three bedroom 2.5 bath 2,023 sq ft house is next to a grove of live oaks and has views of the wildlife areas, fenced pastures, main entrance gate. A small, young, fruit tree orchard includes peach, pear, plum, apricot and apple trees. The chicken coop houses laying hens who have open access to the orchard. In the past, a vegetable garden grew a variety of produce that was sold regularly at the local Farmers Market. Kipling Lear Farm is an oasis of natural beauty 30 minutes from downtown Ft. Worth. It is a highly versatile, multipurpose farm with a tradition of hosting events for business and for pleasure, supporting a variety of livestock, and providing a refuge for treasured wildlife. For more information go to kiplinglearfarm.com, or contact agents Martha Williams at 817-991-9255 or Allen Crumley 817-480-9502.