Premier lifestyle ranch property in Sarasota located nearly adjacent to Myakka River State Park. Secluded, end-of-the-road privacy with easy access to amenities -- just 12 miles to Lakewood Ranch, 13 miles to I-75, and 18 miles to Downtown Sarasota. For convenient travel, private aircraft can land on the site and SRQ Airport is within 23 miles. Gaddy Up Ranch offers a full range of equestrian, ranch, recreational and lifestyle possibilities. The property features grazing pastures, horse barn, equipment barn, guest house, pole barn and multiple building sites that provide a scenic setting for a private estate home or country cabin. The land spreads out over 82 acres, featuring 77 acres of pastures recently revitalized adhering to organic principles. On-site utilities include underground electric, high-speed fiber optic internet and security cameras. A 215-ft. deep-water well provides potable water. Improvements include four structures built by the craftsmen of Morton Buildings: 1) 5,400 sq. ft. equipment barn with four overhead doors and a single drive-through bay to accommodate a motorcoach; 2) 1,296 sq. ft. unfinished gathering house attached to the equipment barn with 11-ft. ceilings and Pella hurricane windows; 3) 2,160 sq. ft. horse barn with six stalls, tack room and office; 4) 1,440 sq. ft. open pole barn for outdoor activities; and 5) Small studio efficiency with full bathroom and catering prep area. Built as a breeding barn, the stalls in the horse barn can be combined for foaling. The tack room and office can be converted into stalls to create an 8-stall barn. Nearby “neighbors” include Myakka River State Park, Crowley Museum and Nature Center, Florida Native Plants Nursery, Homestead Hydroponic Farm, Hidden River Fly-In Community, and Terra Nova Equestrian Development. Whether you’re a gentleman rancher, an equestrian or just seeking an incredible private retreat, this property will definitely suit your needs and exceed your expectations.