Mt. Zion Retreat

52± Acres
Palo Pinto County, Texas

Mt. Zion Retreat

ID: 2328
Status: Sold
Sold Price: $1,100,000
Acres: 52±
Price Per Acre: $21,154
Address: 428 Mt. Zion Rd
City, State: Gordon, Texas
County: Palo Pinto
ZIP Code: 76453
Presented By: Boone Campbell
Dwelling Sq Ft: 4,902
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3.5


Mt. Zion Retreat is easily accessible land with a beautiful Austin Stone home designed to entertain. This custom-built home comes with a two-story great room overlooking the lavish patio as well as an elegant formal dining room with eat-in gourmet kitchen. Two guest bedrooms are located upstairs via the main staircase and share a full-size bathroom with granite countertops and custom lighting. The lower level master suite has a sizable bathroom and french doors to the outdoor entertaining area and pergola. The stairs and lighted paths will lead guests through manicured landscaping in and around a gorgeous, spring-fed pond with a fishing dock.  Mt. Zion Retreat comes with a unique "Gentleman's Study" with a stone fireplace, wood beam ceilings and a wet bar with cold storage. This study, as well as another hobby room and additional office, are included in the adjoining three-vehicle carriage house. This magnificent house sits on 52+/- diverse acres of land that contains all the characteristics that any land lover would desire on their property.  Bridges Branch of Little Sunday Creek runs through the Southeastern corner producing majestic oaks and elms.  Good interior roads access the scattered ponds stocked with fish.  The wooded creeks and draws create pockets of substantial, dense woods protecting the abundant wildlife in the area.  The acreage has outstanding fencing and a well-built barn for ranching with ease.  The "Horse Barn" is constructed of metal and includes an office, workshop,  three stalls and several sets of pipe pens.  Mt. Zion Retreat is designed to enjoy the outdoors while also entertaining those you love. 


  • 4,900 plus-minus sq ft; 3 or 4 bedrooms; 3.5 baths; Built in 2006
  • Austin stone: metal roof; concrete driveway
  • Open concept living room-kitchen area; half-bath; formal dining room
  • Main-living area has custom woodwork, cathedral ceilings, and an authentically stained-glass window
  • Bay windows with a scenic view onto the stone terrace and pergola
  • Adjoining the living room and kitchen is an enclosed porch ideal for grilling and entertaining
  • Master suite with private access to the back patio and a large en-suite bath
  • Two upstairs bedrooms, sharing a full bath, accessed via staircase above the living room
  • Large covered porch, lush garden grounds, rocked path to and around the fishing pond
  • Owners study-wood accents, river rock fireplace
  • "Secret" built-in storage closets tucked into the facade of study
  • The study shares a full bath with the hobby room/fourth bedroom


  • 5,400 sq ft-horse barn
  • 3,600 sq ft enclosed; 3 stalls; office; concrete flooring
  • 1,800 sq ft of awnings-Concrete floors
  • Excellent fencing & cross fencing--5-strand barbed wire; cedar staves
  • Alleys, traps, and pens -- Well thought out for ease of use
  • Several small stock tanks as well as large ponds


  • Two ponds around an acre-stocked
  • 1,400 plus-minus ft of Bridges Branch of Little Sunday Creek on the NE corner-wet weather creek
  • Water supplies house from 1-acre pond; water treatment system
  • Irrigated landscaping
  • Stocked pond with fishing dock


  • Tree Cover--Heavily to lightly wooded; Post oak, live oak, black-jack oak, mesquite, juniper, cedar-elm
  • Underbrush--Light to heavy; Elbowbush, skunkbush, bumelia, algerita, very little prickly pear
  • Native Grasses--Neighbor leases for grazing; willing to stay


  • 40 ft of elevation; house built on a hill overlooking the land
  • Dramatic along the western boundary
  • Flat, productive bottom country to the creek


  • Abundant deer, turkey, and hog 
  • Duck, dove, and some quail
  • Bass and perch
  • Not hunted


  • No active production
  • Mineral estate negotiable


  • Just over a mile from I-20
  • Main entrance on Mt. Zion Road - Rocked
  • CR 118 - Rocked
  • Listing Broker must be present at all initial showings or preview with Buying Agent


  • 5 miles southeast of Gordon
  • 28 miles north of Stephenville
  • 37 miles west of Weatherford
  • 65 miles west of Fort Worth
  • 88 miles east of Abilene
  • 96 miles west from Dallas

Listing Broker: Boone Campbell (940) 282-5500

No Trespassing. Please contact a Campbell Farm and Ranch team member for a showing. Campbell Farm and Ranch welcomes all cooperating agents and brokers. Cooperating agents and brokers must make the first contact with the listing agent and be present at all showings to fully participate in commission split. Otherwise commission split is at the full discretion of listing brokerage. The information contained in this advertisement is understood to be accurate and reliable but is not guaranteed. Please verify all information before using the information for decision-making purposes.

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