Impressive Estate with Indoor & Outdoor Arenas
Clear Brook, Frederick County, Virginia
If you’re an equestrian or have a passion for horses, this impressive estate in Clear Brook may be for you. Along with the main house, with an embedded apartment and garage, there’s a guest house, professional horse barn, indoor and outdoor riding arenas and an outdoor pavilion on a plentiful 48 acres. This unique property offers versatility and opportunities. Enjoy the ease of boarding and riding your own horses or create an equestrian facility or horse farm. This private oasis is also conveniently located near all the regional amenities you could want or need, putting it firmly in the winner’s circle. MAIN HOUSE The main house is 4,686 square feet with two stories, four bedrooms and four full baths. The natural stone and grey siding make for a handsome exterior, augmented further by a gorgeous portico, covered porch, outdoor patio spaces and mature landscaping and hardscaping. Situated in the middle of the property, it offers plenty of privacy. The home’s nod to nature comes by way of hardwood flooring, stone interior walls, a creative balance of wood and drywall, barn doors, plus earthy tones and colors throughout. Off the main entry is room for a grand piano adjacent to the family room, complete with full bar. The kitchen boasts beautiful cabinetry, stainless appliances, a copper farmhouse sink, an eat-in island with storage, and stone backsplash/wall. The space benefits from a handy coffee/bar station and adjacent dining area with a window seat. Next, a shared space with an exposed beam ceiling and wide plank floors accommodates a larger dining set-up plus the living room for relaxing in front of a stone fireplace. The sizable owner’s suite hosts two fireplaces embedded in the stone wall along with a private bath. In addition to the other bedrooms, there’s also a recording/musician’s studio and recreation space. Additional features include two propane furnaces, a 22kW solar system, a 22kW propane whole-house generator and frost-free hydrants. APARTMENT The main home includes an entire apartment with one bedroom and bath, a full eat-in kitchen and cozy living space. It’s served by an electric heat pump on its own thermostat. GUEST HOUSE At 1,500 square feet, this two bedroom, two bath, one-level home is perfect for parents, in-laws or guests. Hardwood floors and plenty of light grace every room. The main living area includes a gas fireplace, built-ins, room for comfortable furniture and a dining room with access to the full kitchen. It’s served by an electric heat pump, propane for the fireplace, and a septic tank and drain field, and shares a well with the main house. BARN, ARENAS AND RUN-IN SHEDS The main barn measures 46’ x 60’ with four 12’ x 12’ stalls, heated tack rooms and a wash stall. A dedicated well services the barn, which has 100-amp service. There’s a 120’ x 80’ indoor riding arena with another four stalls (10’ x 12’) and a full outdoor riding arena. Two 12’ x 24’ run-in sheds (with an attached chicken pen) give pastured horses shelter from the weather. OUTDOOR FEATURES The entire property is fenced with a combination of pasture, lawn and mature hardwoods. A 24’ x 36’ outdoor pavilion contains a large stone fireplace, a rustic log dining set and full electric—perfect for entertaining, eating outdoors or relaxing under cover.
, Colony Realty