Historic McCoy House Banning/ Beaumont CA
Stunning 7,000 square foot two story residence over a 3,000-square ground floor loft. This historic home is on 15 acres with views of 20 miles in all directions.
The building is three stories and includes a two-story residence over a ground floor loft multi-purpose room. The two-story residence includes 5 bedrooms, six baths and a 1500 square foot living room/ dining room. All exterior walls include huge windows with amazing views in all directions.
The first floor of the residence includes the living room/ dining room/ den, a large gourmet kitchen, a downstairs bedroom, entry hall and stairs and an office/ library. Kitchen has direct access to the driveway. Deep 12-foot stone terraces surround the living room on two sides.
The upstairs of the residence includes four very large bedrooms, four baths and private balconies off two of the bedrooms. There is a roof top 1,500 square foot terrace with 300 degree views of the mountains, valley and pastures surrounding the property. The home is exquisitely decorated with a collection art and artifacts from the owner's many travels.
The 3,000-sf ground floor includes a large multi-purpose room/ loft, bathroom, kitchen laundry facilities, storage and an intimate vintage 12- seat movie theater.
The property is a historic home with a rich local history. Grounds include a sitting area among the olive trees and previously had two large ponds, now unused. The 15-acre property was part of the Gilman Ranch.
Access is a 1/3-mile-long, gated private driveway. Ample flat land that can accommodate numerous vehicles and trucks. Three sides include no neighbors for miles. The Gilman Ranch property is now a Riverside County park and museum which is listed on the National Historic Register.
The McCoy House is located 20 miles west of Palm Springs, 7 miles west of Morongo Casino and 90 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. Downtown Riverside is 28 miles west, Temecula/ Wine country is 30 miles away and San Diego is 85 miles away.
Freeway access is from I-10 at Sunset Ave. exit Banning/ Beaumont area. From the Sunset exit, proceed north to W. Wilson St, right (east) to Sunrise/Eclipse Drive, Left (north) on Eclipse Drive- curves right, left (north) on Lunar Lane which becomes Silver Star Drive to the end/ cul-de-sac. Driveway entrance is between 1178 & 1218 Silver star Dive. Entry is a gate 1/3-mile private road to top of the hill.
House views include sunrises, sunsets, mountain views, clouds and city lights (including the lights of the distant Morongo Casino) providing a constantly changing panorama. The property’s vistas are magnificent and there is a sense of seclusion and peace on the property that makes it feel “like you are in your own world”. With its prominent location and unique design, the McCoy house and property is a unique one-of-a-kind estate.
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