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Auction #166854

The Preserve at LaSalle Ranch

Intracoastal Land Auction- Port O'Connor TX

Intracoastal Recreational Paradise 2400+ acres of recreational land offered in 4 tracts on the Texas Intracoastal Waterway, just South of Port O'Connor, TX

Oct 29th 2015
5:00 PM US/Central

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Intracoastal Recreational Paradise

The Preserve at LaSalle Ranch

702 Sanctuary Lakes Blvd. Port O'Connor, TX 77982

October 29, 2015 - 10:00 AM CT

 Known for fishing, hunting, birding and kayaking, this peaceful area is a sportsman’s delight. Port O’Connor offers a relaxing, laid-back atmosphere and numerous boating venues. With the largest and deepest bay on the Texas Gulf Coast, Port O’Connor provides many opportunities for the avid fisherman. Within a few hours of Houston, Austin, San Antonio and Corpus Christi, it’s often touted as the “Best Kept Secret on the Gulf Coast.”

 2400+ Acres Offered in 4 Tracts & Combination:

Tract 1:

  • 690+ acres of native pasture grass
  • Access via Highway 185
  • Highway 185 & intracoastal waterway frontage

Tract 2:

  • 540± acres of native pasture grass
  • Highway 185 frontage with multiple access points

Tract 3:

  • 1,002+ acres of native pasture grass
  • Multiple fresh water wells
  • Intracoastal waterway frontage

Tract 4:

  • 247+ acres of native pasture grass
  • ¼+ mile of intracoastal waterway frontage
  • Fresh water well
  • Improved access road via northwest side of property


 Area Features:

  • Shallow bay with marlin & tuna fishing, plus deep water access
  • Great duck hunting as well as dove, deer and hogs.
  • Close proximity to the Gulf provides excellent fishing for red snapper, king, ling and jack fish, plus deep water fishing for sailfish, mahi-mahi and wahoo
  • Beach access with numerous shelling opportunities
  • Adjacent to wildlife area slated to become a state park

Tours available Oct 8 & 20 by appointment. Other dates available by appointment as well. 

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Sold in Conjunction with United Country - Strategic Client Services

Mike Jones, Texas Broker #339614, Texas Auctioneer #6756

W. Scott Swenson, Texas Broker # 425652, Texas Auctioneer #7809

10% Buyers Premium Live; 13% Buyers Premium Online



Bidding Dates
Oct '15
10:00 AM
Oct '15
05:00 PM
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From Houston

From Beltway 8/Sam Houston Toll, take the Southwest Freeway, US Highway 59 south for 54 miles. 

In Ganado, take the exit and proceed straight on the feeder to TX 172. 

Turn left on TX 172 South and proceed south to TX 35 South.

Turn right on Highway 35 and proceed toward Port Lavaca. As soon as you cross the big bridge over Lavaca Bay, take a left at the first light on TX 238 South. Follow almost to the end where it makes a turn to the right.

Follow the turn to the right on TX 238 SE (Austin Street), go south to FM 1289. Go left on FM 1289 to TX 185 East.

Turn left on 185 towards Port O'Connor and a couple miles down the road.

There will be "Land Sale" signs that lead you to us. Look also for signs for The Sanctuary at Cost Grande on the right. You will see Palm trees at the road traveling towards the gated entrance. Proceed to the gated entrance. Someone will be there to direct you to the guest registration desk upon arrival. 

From San Antonio

Take US 281 South to 181 South Exit 132 toward Floresville

Stay on 181 through Floresville to TX 72 East/W Main in Kennedy and go left on TX 72 to US 59 E.

Go Left on US 59 E and travel north to TX183/TX 239 and then right on TX183/TX 239 (TX 239 zig zags at US Highway 59

Then proceed on TX 239 to TX 35 north towards Port Lavaca.

Then turn right on TX 185 East and proceed toward Port O'Connor.

Our community is off TX 185 just before you get to Port O'Connor on the right.

Look for signs for The Sanctuary at Cost Grande on the right. You will see Palm trees at the road traveling towards the gated entrance. Proceed to the gated entrance and someone will direct you. Please register at the guest registration desk upon arrival.




10% buyer’s premium for on-site bidders and 13% buyer’s premium for online bidders. To register to bid, you will be required to provide a cashier’s check, made payable to the bidder, issued in U.S. funds or other funds acceptable to the Sellers in the amount of $25,000.00. 10% of total contract price is due at end of auction. Balance due at closing on or before 45 days after October 29, 2015. Property is sold As Is, Where Is. Property is sold subject to seller confirmation of high bid. Announcements made on auction day take precedence over any advertised collateral or material. For complete terms and conditions, please submit the below contact form below. Jerry Michael Jones, TX Auctioneer #6756, TX Broker #339614