Home of the Day: Carl Day-designed equestrian ranch in Tehachapi

Home of the Day: Carl Day-designed equestrian ranch in Tehachapi
Rugged desert landscapes form the backdrop for this contemporary equestrian ranch designed by Carl Day. (Michael McNamara)

The desert landscapes of the Tomo Khani State Historic Park provide a visual contrast to this contemporary equestrian ranch in the Sand Canyon area of Tehachapi. Designed by Carl Day, loft-style interiors feature concrete floors, raised ceilings and stone fireplaces. Rows of Albertini doors open to large deck spaces running the entire length of the home. Elsewhere on the 80-acre grounds is a six-stall barn and turnout area, a studio and a workshop.

Location: 11358 Greene Road, Tehachapi, 93561

Asking price: $1.799 million

Year built: 2003

House size: 3,891 square feet, three bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms

Lot size: 80 acres

Features: Three fireplaces, loft offices, library/den, living room, pantry, entertainers' deck, roll down exterior doors, 500-foot well, 1,000-gallon clean water storage, six-stall barn with bathroom and turnout area, studio/workshop

Note: An accompanying airplane hangar at the Tehachapi Airport is also listed for sale.

About the area: In October, there were 63 single-family homes sold in Tehachapi at a median sale price of $183,000, according to DataQuick. That was a decrease of about 1% in median price year-over-year.

Agent: Jennifer Parker-Stanton, (310) 275-1000, deasy/penner & partners

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