Equestrian Properties

Aiken, both historically and today, provides an ideal environment for horses and horse people no matter what your discipline.  The sublime footing, so prevalent throughout the area, combined with the temperate climate and abundance of equine oriented resources provides the ideal environment in which one can enjoy their horses.  The wealth of horse show facilities, from three day event venues, to show venues utilized for hunter/jumper and dressage shows, facilities catering to the various western disciplines from Western Pleasure to Rodeo, multiple practice and tournament quality polo fields with three clubs hosting tournaments from 2-12 goals, along with the presence of multiple fox hunts and glorious trails makes Aiken the ultimate equestrian destination.  The historically significant and stunning Hitchcock Woods a 2100+ acre urban forest in which vehicular traffic is prohibited, centrally located in the heart of Aiken, is an unparalleled resource for all equestrians no matter what your pleasure.  This long equestrian presence has resulted in a community that offers many types of equestrian properties from small hunt boxes, to equestrian estates, to professional training facilities in a multitude of locations from the horse district in the heart of Aiken to the countryside of Aiken County.

Good Hope Farm

 

Set on 33 acres of serenity only minutes from downtown Aiken in highly desirable Hopeland Farms. This exceptional equestrian estate leaves no detail unaddressed.

Just past the grass arena with incredible footing and pastures sits a highly functional 8 stall barn with rubber mat center aisle, oversized tack room with laundry &1/2 bath. 2 run-in sheds, a hay barn and storage building are located in close proximity to the stable. The residence is a masterpiece of understated elegance with soaring ceilings, exquisite finishes and every detail imaginable throughout. A gourmet cook's dream kitchen with two pantries, custom cabinetry, granite counter tops and Thermador and Miele appliances. Master suite features en-suite bath with heated floors and dual closets. There are 2 identical guest suites each with bath and walk in closet. a music room, an office and a mudroom/2nd office and laundry complex complete the package. Pastoral views from every room and stunning outdoor living space. • List Price: $2,399,000

Foxchase
 

In the Equestrian Community of FOX CHASE bordering HITCHCOCK WOODS with DIRECT TRAIL ACCESS you will find this fabulous 4 BR/ 3BA spacious open, natural light filled home located on 3.8 acres. A cooks delight gourmet kitchen with pro gas stove, dual ovens, triple sink and wine fridg, hardwood floors, soaring ceiling in family room with stone fireplace, fantastic wrap around deck & screen porch, two car garage. Enjoy privacy and looking over your property & paddocks from many of the windows in the house. DREAM 5 STALL BARN & 4 newly fenced paddocks on a gentle sloping hill. In the barn you will find H/C wash stall, tack room, feed room, hay loft and run out clay based stalls.Yard and home are on a well with new pump in 2020 (can easily convert house to city water if desired), garden area and round pen too! Home exterior painted in 2020. This home shows beautifully has been well maintained and exhibits attention to detail everywhere! Inspections, repairs and appraisal done and avail. • List Price: $675,000

Winfield Farm
Winfield Farm is the ideal turnkey opportunity for the serious horse person or casual horse lover. This 12+/- acre facility in New Bridge Polo Club, Aiken’s premier multidiscipline equestrian community . Matted 24 stall center aisle barn designed with every detail in mind. Complete with large wash area, laundry room, half bath, and office, beautiful tongue-n-groove barn, and 5 horse custom horse walker. The 3BR/2BA cottage with open floorplan. High speed internet. One of the few lots in New Bridge Polo with road frontage and its own separate entrance. Excellent proximity to club amenities. Two tack rooms and feed rooms allow for ample work space or the ability to house multiple riders. 8 ample irrigated paddocks. Owner is the agent as well. • List Price: $880,000.
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Trout Walk Cottage
 

Trout Walk Cottage is a stunning, singular property on 8.64 acres, nestled among three iconic Aiken equestrian venues, the Aiken Training Track, Bruce's Field & the Aiken Steeplechase. Built in 1917, and completely renovated & expanded in 2011, the historic home offers unparalleled charm, modern comforts, magnificent tree canopies and gorgeous views. Features include custom cabinetry, heart pine floors, Wolf & SubZero appliances; security, sound & entertainment systems. Guest house offers two 2 bedroom/full bath suites & private porches overlooking gardens & the heated, saltwater gunite pool. For the horse & rider, the property has an 8-stall center-aisle barn with tack & feed rooms, laundry, 4 fenced paddocks in established grass as well as access to the sandy/clay roads of Aiken's Horse District. Other amenities: a detached 2-bay garage/carriage storage building; raised garden beds; lush landscape & perimeter fencing w/gated entry. An enchanting setting for the ultimate Aiken life! • List Price: $2,845,000

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Airport Road Farm
 

Gorgeous board fenced pasture with four stall center aisle barn and upscale owners apartment under construction with master bedroom and master bath on the first floor. Apartment can be easily added on to. Includes new run-in shed. Easy drive to downtown Aiken. More acreage available. List Price: $399,000

Jaywood Farm Under Contract

The perfect balance that you & your steeds have been waiting for!! Offering 10+ acres of level, lush pasture for your horses & farm friends, a lovely one-story 3 bedroom/2 bathroom home, a barn w/ 5-6 stalls, irrigated riding arena, 6 pastures w/ water, 3 run-in shelters, storage shed w/ power. The Home: open floor plan, expansive living rm ceiling, gas fireplace w/ stone detail, granite counters, gas range, tankless water heater, owner suite w/ tray ceiling, walk-in-closet, spa tub & double vanities, mudroom, spacious deck & grilling patio. The Barn: 5-6 stalls w/ tongue & groove boards - easily converted to large foaling stalls, all stall mats & fans remain, huge tack/feed room combo w/ water heater & utility sink, wash rack, rear overhang for hay & shaving storage. Located approx. 17mi to downtown Aiken, convenient to equestrian event venues & state parks. County taxes only. A peaceful farm life awaits you! If sqft, lot size, restrictions or schools are important, buyer to verify. • List Price: $550,000

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Mallett Hill

 

This unique equestrian property has all the must-haves with an unbeatable location. Nestled on 7acres in Mallet Hill this stately 4 bedroom 4.5 bath brick colonial offers a traditional layout with the perfect blend of living and entertaining spaces. It features a formal living and dining room, family room with fireplace & built-ins, lovely eat-in kitchen with solid surfaces & SS appliances. Upstairs there are 4 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms including the master suite with his and her closets. Over the 2 car garage is a spacious bonus room w/a a full bath, a perfect in-law suite, movie room or man cave. Enjoy your summer days relaxing by the salt water pool - new liner and pump. Just steps away from the house is an efficient 3 stall barn, 5 grass paddocks, run-ins, and a private ring with GGT footing and irrigation. For added convenience, there is a separate service entrance. If you want to enjoy life with your horse minute from downtown this is the perfect property for you!!! • List Price: $689,900

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Folly Hill Farm
 

Since 2014: New garage/ utility building. 3 oversized wood doors. Epoxy floor. 2 additional storage rooms with another garage door, Stone patio added adjacent to pool. Added stone facing to pool wall, Pergola with rainproof top in pool area, Fern garden installed, Updated irrigation system with 2nd well just for irrigation, Run-in shed in pasture, New fancy bookcase around entertainment room fireplace, All 4 HVAC units have recently been replaced with Carrier units, Fountain added to pond, Tack room remodeled, New carpeting on 2nd floor. The kitchen is spacious and well-equipped, with a flexible faucet at the cooktop, two wall ovens, granite countertops, and a large prep island with sink. The kitchen is open to the den, a relaxing room with gorgeous views, custom library shelves and a gas-log fireplace. The kitchen space includes a tremendous pantry area and a wine cellar. • List Price: $1,595,000.

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Red Oak Farm

 

Red Oak Farm. Location. Function and Practicality. This private, 29.64 ac turnkey property at the end of a cul de sac in Aiken’s Bridle Creek Equestrian community has everything for the year-round professional horseman or the seasonal amateur snowbird. Perfect for any discipline. Move-in ready, landscaped facility includes multiple grass paddocks, dressage arena, and irrigated grass show jumping field. 17 stall center -aisle stable with tack room, laundry, half bath, wash stall, and 2 grooming stalls. Large Storage building and concrete manure pit. Upstairs has 3 apartments: gracious, elegantly appointed owner’s residence with 3 bedrooms 2 bath; laundry area, large kitchen/ Great Room, and scenic deck. Staff Apartment #1: kitchen, dining/ living area, 4 bedrooms, 1 bath. Staff Apartment #2 kitchen, living, dining, and 2 bedrooms 1 bath? . Additional acreage is available. • List Price $1,250,000

Boatwright Plantation mls # 111645 www.f
Boatwright Plantation
Boatwright Plantation circa 1835 - where timeless elegance and modern comfort meet in the ultimate equestrian sanctuary. This historic estate has been completely renovated to provide modern comforts while retaining the charm of yesteryear. Highlights of this Antebellum masterpiece include formal living and dining rooms, a chef's dream kitchen, library, sunroom, media room/office, family room, and downstairs bedroom suite. Upstairs features gym, laundry, and five bedrooms including the master suite with 2 balconies, spa-like master bath, and custom walk-in closet. The house unfolds into the outdoor entertainment area of reclaimed brick patio, gunite pool, outdoor Wolf kitchen, basketball court, and stunning landscaping. On the balance of the 31+ acres, you'll find plenty of amenities for your horses or outdoor enthusiast/nature lover. The main barn has 22 stalls & broodmare barn has 4 oversized stalls with runouts. Cutting pen, round pen, outdoor arena & 5 pastures with 4 board fencing! $1,850,000.
490 Big Tree Rd 107147 www.findaikenhome

Big Tree Farm

 

Established pastures & polo field welcome you! Lovely horse farm beautifully maintained/move-in ready for you & your horses! 2BR barn residence offers an open floor plan & incredible sunrise views from your covered front porch overlooking front pastures & field. Tile flooring lends to easy upkeep, tankless water heater, & updated stainless appliances are some great aspects of this home's interior. Horse comforts include 15-stall (matted) center aisle barn w/cross breeze & stall windows for good ventilation, centrally located tack rm, hay/feed room, full bath, laundry & a large office that could be used as an efficiency studio for working students/employees. Beautiful tongue-n-grove barn interior sealed finishes display quality & care this barn has had from day one and for you to enjoy today along with a full built-in fly system & interior hot/cold wash stall! 8 pristine pastures, lighted arena, perimeter fencing, outdoor wash rack, 3-Car Garage w/4th work bay & hay building! $769,000 Price Reduced 

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