Properties with equestrian facilities
This week: properties with equestrian facilities – from a residential estate in Cheshire currently run as a professional showjumping and livery yard, to a converted barn in Worcestershire with top-quality dressage facilities
Winstitchen Farm, Simonsbath, Minehead, Somerset. A traditional 1840s farmhouse in Exmoor National Park with a two-bedroom cottage and a range of traditional stables complete with tack and storage rooms set around a yard. The house has exposed stone walls, wood-burning stoves, a drawing room with French doors leading onto the garden and a farmhouse kitchen with an Aga. 4 beds, 4 baths, recep, paddocks, 5.98 acres. £850,000 Pritchard & Company 01608-801030.
Peasebrook Farm, Broadway, Worcestershire. A converted barn with a top-quality dressage facility with 23 stables and an all-weather turnout pen. It has a 47-foot reception room with a vaulted ceiling and an inglenook fireplace. 3 beds, 2 baths, 40.64 acres. £2.25m Strutt & Parker 01608-650502.
Pangfield Farm, Stanford Dingley, Berkshire. A 128-acre residential farm with an 18th-century house, three cottages and a range of equestrian facilities that include stables, 23 horse boxes, a horse walker, a wash box, an indoor school, an outdoor manège, and a 2.5 furlong all-weather gallop. The house has flagstone floors and open fireplaces. 7 beds, 4 baths, 3 receps, breakfast kitchen, conservatory, cellar, gardens, listed barn, woodland. £6.5m Carter Jonas 01635-263010.
Crumleigh Heath Farm, Little Leigh, Cheshire. A residential and equestrian estate with an 1850s farmhouse and a separate, gated entrance to a courtyard with 79 stables, vet and farrier areas, an indoor arena and two outdoor arenas, and a 3-bedroom flat and grooms’ bedsit, currently run as a professional show jumping and livery yard. 4 beds, 4 baths, 5 receps, 94 acres. £2.5m Jackson Property 01948-666695.
Hougham Manor, Hougham, Grantham, Lincolnshire. A Grade II-listed manor dating back to the time of William the Conqueror with the River Witham flowing through its 30 acres of parkland. The equestrian facilities include two stable blocks, an American barn and a manège. 6 beds, 4 baths, 2 receps, indoor pool. £2m Savills 01522-508908.
Colmer Farm Stud, Marshwood, Bridport, Dorset. A Grade II-listed farmhouse and a modern, thee-bedroom house. The farmhouse is split into two semi-detached, three-bedroom houses, one half of which dates from the 1400s and both of which have exposed beams and wood-burning stoves. The equestrian facilities include a stable yard with 24 stables, two covered yards, paddocks and pasture and 56.14 acres. £1.85m Strutt & Parker 01392-215631.
Ibworth House, Ibworth, Hampshire. A Regency-style house completed in 2015 overlooking 28.1 acres of grounds with six loose boxes, stables and pastureland. It has Georgian-style sash windows and a home cinema. 8 beds, 6 baths, 3 receps, study, 2-bed cottage, barn, tennis court, swimming pool, woodland. £7.5m Savills 01635-277705.
Bloomfields Farm, Cowlinge, Suffolk. A period farmhouse with equestrian facilities set around a stable yard with an outdoor manège, fenced post and rail paddocks, 16 boxes and a five-bay horse walker. It has exposed wall and ceiling timbers, open fireplaces and a large kitchen with an Aga. 6 beds, 3 baths, 4 receps, outbuilding with two flats, pool and pool house, tennis court, gardens, 15 acres. £1.85m Knight Frank 01279-213340.