Branciforte Ranch

Brief description

The historic Branciforte Ranch was advertised in the Santa Cruz Sentinel in 1920 as a 30 acre ranch with apples, vineyard, other fruits, as well as  a stock of chickens, hogs, cows and horses.  Nineteen years later in 1949,  it was advertised as 18 acres of good land with a small home, a creek, five springs, 40 fruit trees, and 500 evergreens; a good place to bring up children and listed at a mere $18,000.