Harnessing distinctive style, top-tier luxury, and the finest accommodations for equine friends, these well-designed equestrian estates will have distinguished buyers champing at the bit.
Double H Farm in Connecticut
This superior-caliber equestrian estate occupies 87 luxurious acres and accommodates up to 43 horses. Roughly 60 miles northwest of Manhattan, it includes a 12,000-square-foot residence with terraces, balconies, an indoor golf room, and a seven-car garage; two guest houses; Olympic-caliber barns; offices and staff apartments; paddocks; riding and jumping rings; a party barn; a salt-water pool; and a tennis and ball court. The grounds are laced with rider-friendly paths, and a large freestanding garage provides concealed storage for farm and transportation equipment.
Offered at: $33,000,000
Location: 7-11 Old Stagecoach Road & 40 Neds Lane, Ridgefield, CT 06877
Fox Creek Ranch
Minutes from Carmel Valley Village, this unparalleled 276-acre ranch combines thoughtful design, exquisite craftsmanship, and breathtaking natural beauty. Nestled amid mature oak trees and chardonnay and pinot noir vineyards are an elegant 4,000-square-foot residence and a 3,100-square-foot guesthouse. The equestrian facilities consists of a 4,600-square-foot nine-stall horse barn with a tack room, a wash bay, an office, a laundry room, and a full bath; a riding area; a covered pen; equipment and hay barns; and seven fenced and irrigated pastures.
Offered at: $19,000,000
Location: 33754 East Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley, CA 93924
Horse Lover’s Haven in Jupiter
In the gated community of Ranch Colony, this 50-acre estate is one of southern Florida’s most exceptional equestrian properties. In addition to a majestic Mediterranean-inspired residence overlooking a private four-acre lake, it features a glass-enclosed saltwater pool, a two-bedroom guesthouse, an eight-stall barn with living quarters, a riding and jumping arena, eight paddocks, three turnout structures, and riding trails that wind through cypress and pine trees. The estate is less than an hour from Palm Beach as well as the diverse equestrian activities of Wellington.
Offered at: $17,900,000
Location: Jupiter, FL 33478
Mere miles from the Galleria, this 3.7-acre fenced estate affords pastoral living in a desirable Houston locale. In addition to a six-stall stable with living quarters and a tack room, it features expanses of green grassy lawn for riding; a Palladian-style manor with ornately detailed spaces suitable for grand living and entertaining and a Crestron home automation system; a convenient three-bedroom guesthouse; multiple garages; an entertainment pavilion; and a resort-caliber swimming pool with pergolas, a spa, and a “water curtain.”
Offered at: $16,500,000
Location: 6 West Rivercrest Drive, Houston, TX 77042
Narrow Lane Farm
This luxurious 2.94-acre farm compound in Sagaponack gives a nod to the town’s agrarian past while having been renovated to impressive standards of craftsmanship and style. The bucolic estate features a heated saltwater pool and vineyards as well as 10 buildings: a new 7,304-square-foot four-bedroom residence, a restored 1920s farmhouse, a two-car garage with an apartment and a sunken hot tub terrace, and five beautifully updated vintage barns, including one with a groom’s lounge, a loft sitting area, and three horse stalls.
Offered at: $12,500,000
Location: 134 Narrow Lane East, Sagaponack, NY 11962
On approximately five gated hilltop acres replete with specimen and fruit trees and mature oaks, this 4,000-square-foot Spanish-inspired retreat has an inviting modern farmhouse sensibility. The grounds include an outdoor kitchen and dining area with a grill and a wood-burning pizza oven; a saltwater infinity-edge; an art studio; and to the delight of the horse lover, a stable that includes living quarters and other equestrian improvements. This peaceful pastoral setting enjoys sweeping views of the Santa Ynez Valley and San Rafael Wilderness.
Offered at: $4,250,000
Location: 1759 North Refugio Road, Santa Ynez, CA 93460
Equestrian’s Dream Estate in Santa Fe
Horses are welcome on this approximately six-acre property just outside the city of Santa Fe. It includes an exceptional four-bedroom home with beamed ceilings, fireplaces, a high-end kitchen, and a wet bar; a four-stall barn with a turnout and an arena; lush landscaping with automated irrigation; a heated two-car garage; parking for 10 vehicles; and a guesthouse. The estate is close to trails, offering plentiful options for riding and exploring the surrounding the rolling hills, yet it enjoys easy access to shopping and entertainment.
Offered at: $1,375,000
Location: 34 Laughing Horse Lane, Santa Fe, NM 87508