A gated 75-acre property within the coronary heart of Bedminster, New Jersey, hunt nation can accommodate an array of equestrian pursuits, with a number of driving arenas and thoughtfully designed fashionable barns surrounded by meticulously detailed landscaping.
The property attracts inevitable comparisons to world-class equestrian properties in Lexington, Kentucky, and Wellington and Ocala, Florida, mentioned Sharon Ortepio of Turpin Realtors, the itemizing agent for the property. The design aesthetic merges fashionable structure with a standard really feel.
Standout services embrace a 20,000-square-foot indoor driving corridor designed by Beyer Blinder Belle that options skylights that span the size of the world, retractable home windows, free-span trusses and a climate-controlled, elevated viewing lounge. An imported Seventeenth-century water trough sits on the corridor’s entryway. Open air are a greater than 5-acre Grand Prix discipline with pure and conventional obstacles and a 100-foot-by-200-foot outside area with irrigation, intensive drainage and an adjoining gazebo.
A collection of barns are outfitted with 20 horse stalls designed by United Kingdom agency Loddon Equestrian Ltd. Every has delicate stall mats, an overhead fan and twin doorways that present cross air flow. The barns all function a middle aisle with radiant-heated rubber flooring, together with lofts, heated tack rooms and grooming stalls.
A classic four-stall barn is adjoined by two renovated cottages, one with two bedrooms and the opposite with three, designed to deal with trainers, grooms and different assist employees. There is a separate storage constructing to deal with trailers, tractors and different farm automobiles.
An arched pergola bookended by apple bushes leads from the steady wings, one of many many options designed by Deborah Cerbone, a Far Hills, New Jersey-based panorama architect who focuses on equestrian website planning. On the finish of the orchard alleyway is a contemporary “Horse at Water” sculpture by British artist Nic Fiddian-Inexperienced, the centerpiece of a grand courtyard.
Handcrafted South American hardwood fencing encloses 11 paddocks and a pond gives ornament in addition to drainage and irrigation. The property has entry to a whole lot of miles of driving trails.
“That is an distinctive equestrian property,” Ortepio mentioned.
Beyer Blinder Belle additionally designed a four-bedroom essential home, which options basic shingle-style structure that enhances the barn buildings. An open-concept residing, kitchen and eating space function walnut wooden flooring and stone accents. Glass doorways soak up a pergola-covered stone terrace, firepit, heated gunite pool and pool home with an ensuite bed room. The house’s main suite has a gasoline hearth and overlooks the pool and gardens. A storage homes two automobiles.
The property not too long ago got here to marketplace for $35 million and would go well with an newbie or a Grand Prix competitor, accommodating a hunter/jumper, dressage or polo facility.
The property at 151 Spook Hole Highway is round 50 miles from Manhattan, in a rural space comprising conventional nation estates and farms the place conventional fox hunts nonetheless happen.
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