20 Acre Horse Farm with covered arena, 5 stall barn, + 3 / 2.5 Block home
Weirsdale, Marion County, Florida
This beautiful 20 acre horse farm features a Tuscan style block/stucco 3 Bedroom 2 full 2 half bath home, with a Venezuelan clay barrel tile roof.
Leading to this home is a long paved driveway. Initially you enter a grand stucco/block/wrought iron entry with a custom tile address. Secondly, there is a stucco/wrought iron gate with solar electric power for code access and trigger for exit. Thirdly, there is a stucco entrance at the home for formal entry and cement for parking in two areas. The driveway features two cul-de-sacs for larger vehicles.
This house has arches and columns throughout including a formal ante room. Off the ante room is a large veranda that overlooks the property with access on three sides by french doors. A large built in fountain is centered on the veranda.
This house features a custom designed kitchen with top of the line cabinetry, Jetta stone countertops, and large island with seating. The formal dining room is open to the kitchen and spacious. Outside the kitchen is a patio of paver bricks. Next to the living room is a library with built in shelves, full extend file drawers, and lovely wood work details. The master bedroom has a walk in closet and a built in ironing board. The master shower is handicap accessible with room to wheel in a shower chair. All flooring is custom tile throughout. Surrounding the house is fencing that can contain either large or small dogs.
The garage has one parking bay and tool area. The second bay is a fully sound proof, air conditioned music studio which can be converted to a parking bay and fully air conditioned garage. The second half bath is in the garage allowing for outdoor and barn access.
The barn has 5 stalls, tack room, hay room, grooming area and wash rack, and a metal roof. Stalls have 30 year warranty high speed fans, two access doors, and rubber mat floors. Tack room has a tile floor. Hay room has a cement floor. The main aisle way has rubber pavers for safety and is surrounded by custom wood railing. Back stall doors lead to sacrifice areas. All pastures are established Bahia grass and Bermuda grasses, are fenced and cross fenced, and dotted with mature shade trees that have been kept trimmed. A fenced 12 foot easement on the property perimeter allows rotation for pasture access.
For riding comfort, there is a 60 x 100 foot covered arena by Tyson Steel with a metal roof, with clay base and rubber footing. Railroad ties keep in rubber at the perimeter.
This property has a 12 zone sprinkler system. Three small garden areas feature many old garden roses. Italian cypress trees are next to the barn, and there is a lovely magnolia tree as well as an Arizona cypress. The well is 285 feet deep and has wonderful drinking water without any treatment.
, Century 21 Alton Clark