This three-bedroom, two-bathroom home sits on a hilltop in the heart of San Diego's mountains. The privacy and tranquility of this property is unmatched! Just minutes from downtown Julian, a beautiful, sought-after, year-round destination. Drive up a winding, private driveway to an unspoiled mountain getaway, surrounded by abundant flora and frequented by wildlife. An expansive porch offers exceptional panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and the coast on clear days. Features a grand fireplace, many other original features, and stunning wood accents throughout the home. The property has its own private water well producing high-quality water for the entire property, so it does not need to rely on the local Julian water company. This mountain sanctuary sits on 8.6 acres, which includes a graded, ready-to-build on space, perfect for building an ADU, secondary home, or short-term vacation rental. An awesome supplemental income opportunity! Less than a 10-minute drive to Julian Pie Company, restaurants, hiking trails, resorts, and lodges. Unique opportunities to relax, hike, bike, fish, and explore surrounding Cuyamaca and Anza Borrego State Parks, San Jacinto, Cleveland National Forest, and more.