Winston Churchill once said, “no hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle.” With that in mind, our final installment of Farm & Ranch takes us around the world to properties exquisitely outfitted for the Equestrian lifestyle. Join us from England to Tennessee as we explore these uniquely outfitted, sprawling Farm & Ranch residences.
This historic estate tells the story of the history of England; through its incarnation from Royal deer park, to hunting lodge, to grand aristocratic residence welcoming great political characters. It certainly has been touched by greatness throughout its many years. Hackwood Park enjoys stunning, uninterrupted views of the surrounding countryside. The estate also includes a number of additional properties including a stable yard and coach house, two detached houses and two entrance lodges.
This rare, lakefront estate with panoramic Lake Tahoe views includes 378 lineal feet of sandy beach with a private pier, boat hoist, two boat buoys and close-up views of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada mountains to the West. The setting is ideal on 31 wooded acres of meadow, forest, stream and an aspen grove donning brilliant orange and gold fall colors. The equestrian facilities are located up away from the main lakefront home by the front entrance, boasting a barn with 15 stalls, indoor chicken coop, wash rack, grooming area and office. Paddocks off the stables lead to the open meadow with water rights for irrigation.
Explore rural luxury real estate from all over the world in the prior installments of this month’s Farm & Ranch series!
Grand estate of over 1,000 hectares in the hills of the provinces of Siena and Grosseto. The property lies on three hills of pristine vegetation including, vineyards, cork trees, olive groves and meadows that follow the Natural Oasis of Basso Merse. Bordering the estate are the Terme di Petriolo. About 600 hectares are part of a famous reserve and within the estate are also nine farms, all of medieval origin.
This spectacular plantation in the heart of Middle Tennessee is one of the finest properties available in America today. The exquisitely crafted 20,000-square-foot manor house sits majestically on nearly 700 of Williamson County’s finest acres. The one mile long drive up to the main house ambles through a stunning park-like landscape of old growth trees, creeks, rock outcropping and a glittering 12-acre pond. Outdoor amenities include an excellent eight stall equestrian center that is well appointed for all the rider’s needs.