Twin Spires Farm
Southern Pines, Moore County, North Carolina
Twin Spires Farm, exquisite private estate in one of the most sought after locations in Horse Country, offers the best in gracious estate living. The perfect home for entertaining with open floor plan, gourmet kitchen, vaulted ceilings, stacked stone fireplaces, private terraced patios & porches, & a luxurious pool area with outdoor kitchen & fireplace. In addition, there is an 8 stall center aisle professional grade barn, & a detached Carriage House with guest apartment above. Twin Spires Farm is truly an equestrian's oasis, situated amid the 4000+ acre Walthour-Moss Land Preserve, dedicated to the horse, rider and carriage driver. Style, elegance & superior craftsmanship abound throughout this custom designed estate and will satisfy even the most discriminating of buyers!
Beautiful hand selected Cypress can be found on the exterior & interior of this home. The 20'+ vaulted ceilings, exposed beams & two Tennessee stacked stone fireplaces are focal points for both the Living room & Gathering room, while beautifully coffered ceilings accent the Dining area. New Andersen windows and doors offer natural light and amazing views of the grounds from all vantage points. The gourmet kitchen was upgraded in 2017 to include Woodmode cherry cabinets that have a lifetime warranty, large center island with bar seating, granite counters, all new Monogram GE stainless steel appliances, a six burner commercial gas cooktop range, built-in double convection ovens, under-mount microwave, dishwasher, under cabinet lighting, tile backsplash & copper farmhouse sink. The main level also offers two large master suites, one currently being used as a his/hers study, custom hall bookcases, powder room, & large laundry room. The second floor has two spacious bedrooms with large guest bath featuring tumbled marble countertops. Additionally, there is approximately 500 sqft of attic storage that could easily be finished into more living space. The outdoor space has been recently improved to offer areas of relaxation, dining, and entertaining. Enjoy coffee on the covered morning porch of the kitchen, enjoy a glass of wine and a quiet dinner on the stone terrace overlooking the pool and your horses. The outdoor kitchen and fireplace off the pool deck and the stone terraced fire pit enhance your outdoor experience and offer year round enjoyment! The grounds of this estate have been meticulously and professionally landscaped and irrigated, and offer a beauty and peacefulness that will take your breath away. In 2017 a Sonos Audio/Visual system was installed throughout the home and outdoor areas. The 8 stall center aisle barn was designed with the professional equestrian in mind but offers and ease of function that would suit any discipline of riding. Large 12' x 12' box stalls are fully matted, & equipped with ceiling fans & heat lamps. An oversized center aisle way offers rubber brick pavers, a wash rack & grooming stall comes complete with hot/cold water, heat lamps & a central vacuum system. In addition, there is a feed room with large storage bins, a Pyranha Spraymaster Fly System, a well-designed tack room with laundry room & half bath. Above the barn is an 1,800 sqft loft for hay & equipment storage with easy access from the tack room or main house. The detached Carriage House includes a beautiful 1 BR apartment, a 2 car garage with work shop area, & a single bay carport. Nestled in the heart of horse county, in an area originally owned by the Walthour-Moss family and referred to as 'Hunting Hills', one is just a few minutes hack from the 4,000 acre Walthour-Moss Foundation lands & the 500 acre Weymouth Preserve. The design & layout of the property maximizes the views & stunning beauty of the land while providing a privacy unmatched in other properties.
Located only 2 miles from downtown Southern Pines and 8 miles from the Village of Pinehurst. Both if these quaint towns offer boutique shops, fine dining, nightlife, festivals and entertainment. The Pinehurst area, as the Cradle of American Golf, offers over 40 golf courses to suit all ages and abilities, and is home to the renowned No. 2 that has hosted more golf championships than any course in America including back to back US Open and US Women's Open Championships in 2014. Research Triangle Park is approximately an hour away as is RDU, an international airport. Nearby, you'll also find great universities like Duke, NC State, and UNC Chapel Hill to name a few.
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