Private peaceful seclusion with views are now available in this 5.6 acre home in a beautiful country setting in Newcastle near the historic Gold Rush town of Ophir. Located at the end of a private road, this parcel and home feature all you have been looking for in a large-lot property home to call your own. In addition to the peaceful and spacious surroundings, this home features 4 bedrooms and 3 baths, light and bright kitchen and dining, 2 fireplaces – and even a home office or two. Brilliant lighting abounds throughout the year both inside and out. This mainly level lot offers room for horses, gardens and perhaps even a barn, second unit or that artist studio you’ve been dreaming of. Highly regarded school district, fiber speed internet, owned solar power, NID water for irrigation, great producing well and uniquely situated in the private countryside – Yet only 6 minutes from I 80, 10 minutes to Auburn — and its bustling culinary scene and 2 quaint shopping districts — situated in the heart of the Placer County Wine & Ale Trail. This is the rural property that balances a busy life with a warm and welcoming retreat from it all. Potential abounds here and it is very rare that a property of this quality and character is offered. This is the one you’ve been looking for!