DSCN9957A separate structure with a motorized roll-off roof houses a world-class amateur astronomical observatory featuring a beautiful research-grade 12” refractor and attached companion telescopes on a unique Byers Series III mounting for solar, lunar, stellar, and deep-sky observing which is included in the sale of this estate. This amazing private observatory is so remarkable and unique that it was featured in a 4-page article in Sky & Telescope Magazine (February, 2013) titled “Fulfilling a Lifelong Dream”.
Sky & Telescope–Feb2013 PDF

The offering price does not include the telescopes, which are separately negotiable for interested buyers.