4 dream properties with outdoor schools *PICTURES*

  • When the fields begin to dry and crack up, there’s nothing many horsey people dream of more than an outdoor school to ride their horses in. The four properties below could be just the ticket.

    1. Blackberry Farm, East Sussex

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    For you: Blackberry Farm is a three-bedroom bungalow with a self-contained annexe and impressive views over the South Downs.
    For the horses: there is a 50x25m sand school, 15 stables, a large tack room and a horse walker. Set in 10.5 acres.
    What’s the damage? £850,000-950,000
    Agent:  Batcheller Monkhouse
    Telephone number: 01424 775577
    Visit: www.batchellermonkhouse.com

    2. Court Farm, Essex



    For you: Court Farm has a Grade II-listed period farmhouse with six bedrooms and Inglenook fireplaces.
    For the horses: there are three stables, a hay store and tack room, and a 40x20m arena. Set in 3.3 acres.
    What’s the damage? £850,000
    Agent:  Zoe Napier Country & Equestrian
    Telephone number: 01621 840333
    Visit: www.inthecountryside.com

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    3. Wells Park Farm, Cambridgeshire

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    For you: Wells Park Farm is a single-storey house with three bedrooms, an Aga and far-reaching views over the pond and adjoining grounds.
    For the horses: the equestrian facilities include two American barns, post-and-rail paddocks with automatic drinkers and a floodlit manège. There is also a smaller arena, plus a further, large grass arena. Set in 75 acres.
    What’s the damage? £2.75m
    Agent:  Jackson-Stops & Staff
    Telephone number: 01638 662231
    Visit: www.jackson-stops.co.uk

    4. Low Fogrigg, Northumberland

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    For you: Low Fogrigg is a three-bedroom farmhouse set in a secluded valley with a three-bedroom log cabin.
    For the horses: it is an established riding school business with extensive stabling, a tack room, office and all-weather arena, with the potential for expansion. Set in 38 acres.
    What’s the damage? £895,000
    Agent:  Finest Properties
    Telephone number: 01434 622234
    Visit: www.finestproperties.co.uk

    Ref: Horse & Hound; 20 August 2015

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