Selling Fully Furnished!
Artfully set amidst the rustic natural beauty of Manastash Ridge in Ellensburg, Washington, sits the breathtaking Orrion Farms, a masterpiece of contemporary Northwest design. Spread over 150.74 +/- acres, Orrion Farms was established as a world-class equine ranch and breeding facility that offers the finest in technology, comfort, and resort conveniences.
With a ridge-top main residence, which boasts a 180-degree view of the Ellensburg Valley below and the Stewart Mountain Range to the Northwest, a sales center with attractive guest quarters, a mare barn, a maintenance shop with living quarters, and two caretaker residences, Orrion Farms is one-of-a-kind in its commitment to luxury and equine care.
The main house hugs the hillside and makes use of native stone and natural materials in a uniquely Pacific Northwest style that helps the home to blend marvelously with the surrounding mountain views and awe-inspiring beauty. The residence offers over 17,000 square feet of luxurious and carefully put together space, with 6 bedrooms, 10 baths, interior and exterior pools. The abundant use of French tile, custom woodwork, locally-sourced stone, a copper roof and Pennsylvania Bluestone create a home that is a work of art, unrivaled in its detailed beauty.
The capacity for entertaining large groups is evident in the house’s design, with a spacious two-level great room positioned around a striking bar with amazing views of the Stewart Mountain Ranch and Ellensburg Valley below. Floor-to-ceiling windows help fill the home with natural light. Two commercial-grade kitchens ensure plenty of cooking space for caterers and chefs. Heated floors and a heated and jetted indoor pool and hot tub built from locally-sourced stone just continue to add to the comfort and amenities of this magnificent home.
A gorgeous master suite with his and hers baths, dressing rooms, offices, and a sitting room and fireplace is ready to relax and pamper you. Exceptional touches include TV-in-mirror technology in each vanity, multi-head showers, and a custom granite soaking bath. Access the pool from his or her bath, or from the gentleman’s office.
Three additional bedrooms and baths of equal luxury provide ample space and privacy for guest accommodations. Each of the house’s baths is a spa-like experience in and of itself, combining European bath fixtures, local materials, custom woodwork and marvelous touches like multi-head shower rooms and carved stone soaking tubs.
A caretaker’s suite, dog area, and laundry room are also located on the main floor.
On the lower floor, a home theater made up of 12 seats and a kitchen provides further entertainment. The spacious and meticulous wine cellar features commercial refrigeration, custom racking, and a private patio for tastings that offers tremendous views of the astounding Washington landscape.
The third floor loft –each floor is accessible by a hand-carved spiral staircase or elevator— provides even more beautiful living space.
An eight-car underground garage offers drive-through convenience and includes a built-in, climate-controlled storage room. There is also a second 2 car garage next to the guest suites for guest to have their own private entrance.
Accessible by French doors on the back of the house, an enclosed yard with an outdoor fireplace, an opulent cabana, and a spectacular infinity pool overlooking the valley below provide an exquisite space for entertaining and relaxation.
The main barn/sales center continues in the opulent style of the main residence at Orrion Farms. A large wraparound log porch greets you as you follow a private stone path and enter this massive log and cedar facility. With a conference area, space for meetings, additional guests’ quarters, and a covered equestrian arena, this building’s potential is endless.
A massive floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace is the focal point of the great room, and a large granite bar, three refrigerators, a dishwasher, and an ice maker make this room perfect for entertaining. A commercial kitchen boasts a walk-in refrigerator, and four offices and a conference room with a built-in media center are ready to meet any of your possible needs.
A game room on the lower level provides additional sleeping space and its own kitchen, laundry room, three baths, and a separate, private entrance.
The main barn is made up of two stabling wings on either side of a 76’ x 180’ covered arena. Both wings include 24 stalls, three grooming stalls, wash racks, feed and tack rooms, commercial laundry rooms, a round pen, and overhead hay storage. The arena can be gas heated to 60 degrees.
Along with the main barn, Orrion Farms also features a mare barn with 24 oversized stalls (12’x16’), an office/viewing room, and an arena with a heated viewing area. It comes fully equipped with feed, tack, lab, and laundry rooms, and hay storage above, plus grooming and service bays. It also provides more living space, with two apartments, each with two bedrooms, one bath, a two-car garage and deck.
Two individual 3 bedroom, 2 bath homes, each with a master suite and front and back entrances, are available for use as a caretaker’s residence, and approximately 70 acres of fenced pasture land offer grazing and exercise possibilities for horses and livestock.
An onsite fruit orchard offers plums, pears, apricots, cherries, peaches, and apples.
The Historic town of Ellensburg boasts charming buildings constructed in the late 19th century, museums, art galleries, spas, dining, and outdoor activities like world-class fly fishing, rafting, and great biking and hiking trails for countless entertainment and recreational opportunities. Ellensburg enjoys the drier climate of Eastern Washington, with plentiful sunshine available year round. Many truly unique local events bring lots of fun crowds to enjoy the laid-back atmosphere and historic setting of Ellensburg.
Located only two hours from Seattle and within easy reach of British Columbia and the Pacific Coast, this equestrian paradise provides the perfect opportunity to establish a prestigious career in the sport. The property could also be transformed into a personal ranch, conference center, or any number of excellent opportunities. The possibilities are truly endless with the luxurious and lavish Orrion Farms.
Personal tours of the Property will begin on August 2nd. Tours of the Property are by appointment only! For your personal tour, please contact our Auction Information Center at 800.558.5464 or contact our local representative at 509.990.0753. Tours will be available to serious inquires only.
DIRECTIONS TO ORRION FARMS (LOCATED AT 280 ORRION ROAD, ELLENSBURG, WA 98926
From Seattle: Travel I-90 east towards Spokane. 6 miles west of Ellensburg take Thorp Hwy exit #101. Travel 3 miles to a right turn on Cove Road. Stay on Cove Road for 4.4 miles until it ends at Orrion Road on the left side.
From Spokane: Travel I-90W toward Seattle. Take the Canyon Road exit, Exit #109 toward Ellensburg. Turn right on S. Canyon Road. Travel ½ mile and take left onto Umptanum Road. Umptanum Road becomes Dannman Road, then changes back to Umptanum Road. Turn right onto Manastash Road. Turn left onto Cove Road. Take the first left onto Orrion Road.