Elegant Southern Equestrian Estate on 11 Acres in Eastern North Carolina

Greenville, Pitt County , North Carolina

pen • hay barn • fenced • 1 barn with 4 stalls • 4 Run-in stalls

Property description

This elegant equestrian estate sits on 5.97 acres in a private, covenant protected development with riding trial and event center, located just minutes from Greenville NC, Vidant Medical Center, East Carolina University School of Medicine and ECU School of Dental Medicine. It is one of the few lots in the development of Rock Springs that allows for a personal Equestrian operation. Visit online at The 5 acre lot next door is also for sale for 200,000, but can't be sold prior to this property.


Home Features

  • This home's southern charm and classic character are immediately evident as you pull into the circular drive and are welcomed by the grand columned front porch, the second floor balcony and the "Widow's Watch" atop, allowing views of the grounds, stable, pasture, paddocks, riding ring and riding trail. The home offers a rare combination of comfort and luxury, making it perfect for family living as well as entertaining. Features include:
  • Grand Entry Foyer with Marble Tile
  • Unique French Door Balconies overlooking entry Foyer
  • 4 large Bedrooms
  • 4 1/2 Baths
  • Office
  • Bonus Room
  • Gathering Room/Family Room with Fireplace (gas logs)
  • Full Bath Handicapped Accessible
  • Den with Stone Fireplace & gas starter
  • Stone Fireplace is 2 sided opening to Sunroom and Den
  • Formal Dining Room
  • Chef's Kitchen with Gas cooktop, Island, 2 Sinks
  • Library Room/Music Room
  • Sunroom opening to veranda and gazebo
  • Screened Porch Breezeway
  • Large Pantry
  • Laundry Room Down as well as 2 additional laundry areas - upstairs in home and in garage
  • Master Suite is on 1st Floor and features Fireplace, Master Bath, Huge Closet, and Exercise area
  • Stone Patio with Gazebo overlooks yard, stable and pastures
  • 3 Bay Garage with 2 Rooms (insulated, one with Washer/Dryer Hook up), 2 work areas and floored attic
  • Large Paved Drive with convenient circular drive
  • Accessible Widow's Watch for views of grounds, pasture and riding trail
  • Upstairs Balcony Accessible From Front Upstairs Rooms
  • New Carpet installed throughout Upstairs
  • Hardwoods throughout Downstairs
  • 4 HVAC Units - maintained with scheduled service.
  • Central Vac
  • Alarm System

Lot Features

  • 5.97 Acres in the covenant protected development of Rock Springs, in phase IV, which is the only phase of the community which allows for horses or ponies (a maximum of 1 per acre). The yard of the home is immaculate, lush and picturesque. The home is surround on each side by pasture land and white fencing. The home's sunroom leads to the stone veranda with a gazebo and swing. The grounds of the backyard are a gardener's paradise with 40+ bush formal rose garden, sculptured box woods, climbing jasmine, brick pavers, and a variety of colorful plants that bloom throughout the long spring and summer of eastern NC. The grounds have underground irrigation as well as invisible fencing. The brick pavers lead the way to the one-of-a-kind stable or two the 3 Bay Garage. The adjoining lot is also available.

Horse Facility Features

  • A fully functional equestrian facility with a truly one of a kind barn, custom built timber-frame style barn was built and designed by award winning builder/designer Clay Chapman of Atlanta GA. The barn has:
  • 4 stalls designed for horses to come and go as they desire
  • Insulated Tack Room
  • Custom Feeding Bins
  • Blanket and Saddle Racks
  • Deep Well that services the stable with frost free spigots
  • Wash Room
  • Hot and Cold Water
  • Plumbed for Half Bath
  • Hay storage up and down with drop down doors into stalls
  • Sealed loft floor to reduce dust
  • Cupola complete Historic Southern Plantation Bell to call Horses for Feed
  • Work area behind the barn for vehicles and maintenance.
  • Easy access road in back that does not disturb main house or yard.
  • Electric fencing in place
  • Over 5 acres of pasture
  • Endophyte Free Fescue
  • Paddocks
  • Be sure to note the brass inlay designed and crafted by designer/builder specifically made for the property.


  • 2 miles to schools
  • 6 miles to airports
  • 3 miles to hospitals
  • 3 miles to shopping
  • 1 miles to trails

Information deemed reliable, but not guaranteed. Buyer to verify all information


579 Lexington Dr, Greenville, Pitt County, North Carolina


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