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Equestrian properties - when you need a home for yourselves and your horses

Own a castle in Edinburgh - just not the one in the city centre
24th February 2014
castle for sale
Castle Gogar, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH12 9BQ
Offers over £2,900,000

Castle In Edinburgh
Castle Gogar, a magnificently restored castle with traditional Scots Baronial façades, is believed to date from 1625. This fairytale castle has a wealth of great original features including corbelled towers with spired roofs, dormer windows with stone inscriptions and battlements above the central tower. Inside, the immaculate restoration has created a luxurious modern home fit for the 21st century whilst the character has been retained with features such as the vaulted crypt, turnpike staircases, turrets with arrow slots etc. Set in approximately 3.656 acres of its own grounds with four paddocks, a menage and a timber stable block, Castle Gogar is in a private setting in the designated green belt, just six miles from Edinburgh city centre and very close to the airport. more

A house ideal for country pursuits
20th of January 2014
lodge house with equestrian facilities
Kilry Lodge, Kilry, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, PH11 8HU
Offers over £700,000
Lodge House With Turret For Sale
Built in 1868 on the site of a former priory, Kilry Lodge is an impressive Victorian shooting lodge in the French Gothic style. Inside this five bedroom house there is a wealth of original features and the accommodation is bright and spacious. There are also some unique and quirky features too such as the carved stone gargoyle from the Palace of Westminster, which sits above the front entrance as well as a turret alcove and even a secret door into the study. The house sits in about 8.52 acres of mature garden and grass paddocks with a range of traditional stone outbuildings and an additional purpose built brick stable block with three loose boxes. Ideal for an equestrian family, there's even a tennis court which has potential to be converted to an all weather manege if required. Kilry Lodge is situated in an elevated, south facing position on the edge of the Cairngorms National Park with skiing, golfing, fishing, stalking and walking all available nearby. more

A barn conversion with castellated elevations
25th of November 2013
converted barn for sale
Stonehouse Farm, Platt, near Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 8LF
Guide price £775,000
Unique Barn Conversion St Mary's Platt Kent
This Kent barn conversion, built in stone with castellated elevations, is truly a unique and wonderful property. As full of character on the inside as the outside, the living room boasts a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and a large central fireplace with stove. This four / five bedroom property would be excellent for any family, particularly one with equestrian interests as it also includes a five acre paddock and timber stable block. Set in a lovely position near the local village cricket pitch, it is close to Sevenoaks (7 miles) and has a mainline railway with services to London less than a mile away. more

The sky's the limit with this unconverted airfield control tower
27th of August 2012
unconverted airfield control tower for sale
Former Airfield Control Tower, Berriewood Farm, Condover, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 7BY

Unconverted Control Tower
Situated on a former training airfield, this unique development project comprises of a control tower, fire engine shed, a multi-purpose studio and outbuilding, all set on 14.45 acres of land. There's planning permission for converting the control tower into a three storey house with roof garden, for converting the outbuilding into a gym and for erecting a large barn to provide stabling, tack room, storage and further ancillary accommodation. There are impressive views across the adjoining countryside, and Shrewsbury is approximately six miles south. This unique property would be the ideal project for a horse loving family looking for a work / live equestrian centre. more

Superb listed stables with potential for conversion and restoration
16th of January 2012
unconverted stables for sale
Rowallen Stables, By Kilmaurs, Ayrshire
Guide price £400,000

Unconverted Stables Ayrshire
Rowallan is a fabulous 600 acre country estate which is now the home of Rowallan Castle Golf Club, a superb championship course designed by Colin Montgomerie. Within the grounds are two castles, one dating from the 13th century and the other designed by the renowned Scottish architect Robert Lorimer in 1901 who also created this fabulous Category B listed stables at the same time. The stables is a large stone built building with a ground floor footprint of 412m2 which could be converted into a single large house or a number of smaller ones. Planning permission for conversion was obtained in 1998 although this has now lapsed. The stables are set in almost half an acre of grounds and are just one of four lots up for grabs (The Engine House and two gamekeepers cottages being the others). more

Georgian barn conversion ideal for those with an equestrian interest
28th of November 2011
converted barn for sale
South End, Goxhill, Barrow-Upon-Humber, Lincolnshire
Offers in region of £575,000

Goxhill Converted Barn For Sale
South End is a stunning barn conversion which has been finished to an exceptional specification. In fact it offers so much that the selling agent believes it is the best barn conversion he has seen in his 35 years in the business. It would make a great home for anyone with an equestrian interest as it is set in approximately 4.5 acres of land and includes some original outbuildings, a large Dutch barn, stables and paddocks. And it's not just the horses that are well catered for here. The property itself has been beautifully converted with the extensive use of oak adding to the character feel. Don't look this gift horse in the mouth! more

A water mill which dates back to the Domesday Book
14th of November 2011
converted water mill for sale
The Water Mill, Croft Hill Road, Huncote, Leicestershire
Offers over £1,000,000

Leicestershire Water Mill For Sale
There's been a mill at Huncote since the Domesday Book and the success of the survival of the mill is due to the fact that it has adapted and moulded over the years to the needs of the time. But it wasn't until 2004 that it found its latest niche - as a fabulous family home with equestrian facilities. Set in nine acres there's five bedrooms for the the family and stabling for four horses. There's also a detached garage block and office suite for those working from home. The current owners are moving on, but if you fancy starring in the next chapter in this beautiful property's history, then now's your chance. more

Britain's most expensive home
29th of August 2011
mansion for sale
Uptown Court, Chertsey Rd, Windlesham, Surrey, GU20 6HY
Price £70,000,000

Most Expensive House In Britain
It has been more than two centuries since a private house has been constructed on this majestic scale of Uptown Court which boasts the grand and imposing presence of yester year with the benefit of state-of-the-art 21st Century technology. With over 100 rooms, five swimming pools, a heated marble driveway, underground garaging for eight limousines, a helipad for private landings, a cinema and an underground bowling alley this 50,000ft2 slice of real estate is actually bigger than Buckingham Palace! It is set in 58 sprawling acres of landscaped grounds and is only a short drive from London. Unsurprisingly, given it's £70 million price tag, Uptown Court has been on the market since 2005. So if you have won a lottery recently and fancy living in the lap of luxury, give them a call . . . they make take an offer! more

A barnstorming property with stables and 42 acres to boot
9th May 2011
converted barn for sale
Manchester House, Dallowgill, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 3PU
Offers in excess of £1,200,000

North Yorkshire Barn Conversion For Sale
Looking for a home for not just yourself but also for your gee gees too? Then look no further. This fabulous barn has been carefully converted into a palatial family house boasting five bedrooms, four bathrooms, four reception rooms and a beautiful hand crafted oak kitchen. And 42 acres of land, a very fine timber stable yard with eight good boxes, a hay barn and a tack room with WC and sink is surely the answer to every equestrian dream. more

Born in a barn? You'll wish you were
14th December 2010
barn conversion for sale
Formby Lane, Aughton, L39
Guide price £1,800,000

Newly Renovated Barn Conversion
The beauty of modern barn conversions is that they combine the best of modern day insulation and innovation with age, history and character to create spacious, wonderful homes . . . and this barn conversion near Ormskirk is a great example. The property boasts six bedrooms and has been finished to an excellent standard with an intelligent security system, integrated smart sound system throughout, programmable mood lighting and underfloor heating. Set in three acres of land, this property also comes with a detached four car garage, a detached barn with an area covering over 6000sq feet, three stables, a tack room, sand paddock, grazing land and formal gardens. Perfect for those with an equestrian interest. more

A 14th century farmhouse
and coach house

24th November 2010
14th century Grade II listed farm for sale
Mill Place Farm, Vowels Lane, Kingscote, East Grinstead, West Sussex
Price £1,800,000

Mill Place Farm Kent
Set in the secluded Medway Valley, Mill Place was originally settled by the Romans who were there for the iron ore, in fact the cannons from the English civil war came from the foundry on this site. Mill Place Farm consists of the main farmhouse, a coach house, equestrian facilities, fishing lakes and 19 acres of land of permanent pasture and woodland with the River Medway meandering through. The four bedroom farmhouse is Grade II listed and dates from the 14th century. It boasts many original features such as a very fine Elizabethan chimney stack, original carved panelling and doors and even a secret passageway through an old cupboard. All in all, a perfect slice of English history! more


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