Head east with this pick of properties for horse owners in the county
1. Northorpe House, near Donington
For you: a four-bedroom Georgian farmhouse in a rural location with no near neighbours, only one mile from Donington. There’s a large sitting room and a conservatory, and outside are two barns with planning consent for conversion to residential use, plus further garages and workshops.
For the horses: around two acres of grazing land, divided into various paddocks with post-and- rail fencing and a modern block of seven stables with two tack rooms and two feed stores, plus a large concrete yard.
What’s the damage? £599,995
Telephone: 01775 766766
2. The Grange and Meadowbank, near Gainsborough
For you: designed for an extended family, this property is made up of two adjoining dwellings, The Grange and Meadowbank, with a total of seven bedrooms. The Grange has a 20ft kitchen, and outside is an inner courtyard garden, which is ideal for al fresco entertaining.
For the horses: 18 stables of various dimensions in four separate blocks, with the land divided into five paddocks. The property is situated in six acres in the quiet village of Wildsworth, on the bank of the River Trent.
What’s the damage? £699,950
Agent: Fine & Country
Telephone: 01472 867880
3. Arborlow Farm, near Skegness
For you: a farmhouse with flexible accommodation, including a useful ground-floor bedroom and en-suite wet room, in a rural area on a no-through road. Upstairs are three further bedrooms and outside there are lawned and paved gardens with hedged boundaries.
For the horses: 13 stables, a tack room, hay barn, open tractor barn and an outdoor sand school. The grazing land is about eight acres in all, divided into two paddocks, one of about six acres and the other about two acres. There is also a field shelter.
What’s the damage? £415,000
Agent: Robert Bell & Company
Telephone: 01507 522222
4. Hall Farm, near Market Rasen
For you: a six-bedroom home with views over open countryside. There’s a conservatory, drawing room, and indoor swimming pool complex with gym. Outside is a large pond and attractive gardens.
For the horses: stabling for 10 horses, a feed room, rug room and tack room, two indoor barns, a barn for vehicle storage, turnout pens and a field shelter, a 25x55m all-weather arena and seven large paddocks with post-and-rail fencing. Set in 15 acres.
What’s the damage? £895,000
Telephone: 01522 508908
Next week: Equestrian properties for sale in Northumberland
Ref: Horse & Hound; 21 December 2017