Horse Property Near Evangeline Downs in Opelousas, Louisiana
Opelousas, St Landry Parish County, Louisiana
Horse Property in Opelousas, Louisiana with 5.26 acres, a couple of miles from Evangeline Downs Racetrack and Copper Crown Equestrian Center! This solid brick totally-updated home has over 3400 sq. ft. of living area. Enter the foyer into a large open living room with a fireplace and formal dining area. Behind is the beautiful large kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a granite island and bar for dining. The kitchen is open to the den with a fireplace and wet bar, great for entertaining. The French doors in the kitchen and in the den open to the large, covered back patio and fenced back yard, with a beautiful view of the barn and paddocks.The left wing of the home includes three large bedrooms, a guest bath, and a master bath with a spacious shower and separate spa tub. The large master suite overlooks the backyard and barn area. The right wing of the home includes a large mudroom, laundry area, half bath, and office. This home has a semi-circle driveway in the front, a two car garage, and an additional three car carport to the right. A tall metal fence lends privacy. A path to the left of the property leads to the farm, formerly called Dashing W Farm. This farm has been an equine associated development for many years. The home was originally built and previously owned by W. A. Darling, a 2017 Louisiana Quarter Horse Breeders Association Hall of Fame inductee, and has remained in the same family. The farm includes the main barn with 18 stalls, a breeding barn with two large stalls and mare/foal stocks, a large mare barn, a 30 stall barn, a six stall barn, a round pen, two hot walkers, a large run-in shed, a hay barn, and four wash racks. The main barn is a solid, cypress wood structure with an office, a feed room, and a tack room. There are six paddocks with some stalls accessible from the paddocks. A full RV hook-up is also available. This property has too much to mention and you must visit to see all that comes with it! Its a great facility for a horse breeding or stall rental business.
, Diane DeJean and Christine Bordelon with Latter & Blum