Sawyer Road Estate, Oregon
Property Types: Residential
Stretching over pristine hillsides blanketed in oak savanna & evergreens, The Oaks is a 388-acre private paradise for outdoor recreation, entertaining & elegant living, with ponds, gardens, miles of trails, hunting, access to public lands & a nearby recreational lot with boat launch on the Rogue. With floor-to-ceiling windows, artful touches of stained glass, slate & wood, the 8,498 SF main estate blends exquisitely in natural beauty. A grand entrance opens to a towering living room, library & large open kitchen. A spiral staircase leads to an expansive indoor/outdoor entertaining space. The master suite spans one end while the opposite wing has 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. A 5,000+ square foot recreation chalet overlooks a spectacular outdoor water feature that cascades into expansive zen gardens wrapped in sky & a breathtaking view of the Western Cascades & valley below. The property features 2nd & 3rd homes, a shop, and a helipad. Located just outside Shady Cove, The Oaks is an easy commute to the conveniences of Medford.
Main Residence – Completed in 1995, this custom estate encompasses 8,498 square feet with 5 bedrooms and 6 full bathrooms/2 half bathrooms. The estate has +/- 4,978 square feet in the main level, featuring a large open-concept kitchen, entertainment wing, caretaker’s quarters, and custom spiral staircase. The second level consists of +/- 1,518 square feet of open living space, with access to a large wrap-around deck, a large fireplace, and an elevator down to the main level. The +/- 2,002 square foot finished basement houses all of the mechanical systems, including HVAC, central vacuum, smart-home system, boiler, and more. There is also a small entertaining space with glass block skylights and a full industrial kitchen. The highlights of this rural estate include a custom copper roof, floor-to-ceiling windows throughout, a towering guest entryway, and countless unique interior and exterior details. Entertainment Building – The two-level entertainment building has +/- 2,556 square feet on the main level, spread out over a large great room with a full bar and two bathrooms, and a jacuzzi room with a swim-spa and several windows and skylights. There are several doors outside to the complete wrap-around deck, leading down to the finished basement. The +/- 2,360 square foot lower level is highlighted by a complete theater room, catering kitchen, full bath, half bath, sauna, and steam room.
Guest House #1 – The first guest house was completed in 1980 and consists of +/- 2,163 square feet, 2 bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms. The home is two levels with a basement. The main level has 1,280 square feet, the second level has 883 square feet, and the basement has 555 square feet, presumably used mainly for storage.
Guest House #2 – The one-level second guest house was completed in 1990 and has 1,568 square feet, 2 bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms. The rustic home would function well as a hunting cabin or renovate into a beautiful guest home with incredible valley views.
Additional Structures – There are at least 4,000 Sq. Ft. of shop and utility buildings.
Outdoor Entertaining – The main estate area has extensive outdoor entertaining spaces. A “Zen” garden and meandering walking paths exist throughout the estate area.
Land – The land offers great recreational value for an avid outdoorsman. With miles of existing trails and internal roads, the land is ideal for hiking, horseback riding, ATVs and hunting. The specific area this property is located in is well known for excellent deer, bear and turkey hunting with over the counter tags easily available.