Welcome to Big Spring Farm, a 52 acre working horse farm conveniently located in Berks County with easy access to Lancaster, Hershey and major highways. Although surrounded by abundant preserved farmland, it is minutes away from daily necessities, schools, shopping, recreation areas and medical facilities. The property is bound by county roads on three sides and is in Clean and Green Act. 319 as well as the Agricultural Conservation Easement program. Here is everything an equestrian needs to keep horses happy and safe on an income producing horse farm. The farm offers a large bank barn with 5 stalls, a utility room and tack room. Lots of lower level storage area with spacious hay storage in the upper level for storing the farm's 30 acres of hay producing pasture. An elevated pavilion provides ample viewing of the 100 x 200 outdoor riding ring equipped with stadium lighting. Two main horse barns contain 10 and 16 stalls each plus feed rooms and large tack room and connect to a 30 x 70 storage barn. An outdoor wash station is close by as is a large trailer parking area, 2-car garage, a 24 x 110 machinery shed, and a 2-stall barn with paddock access. A 74 x 180 indoor ring comes complete with water and indoor lighting. There are 4 fields and 6 paddocks covering 38 acres and all with run-in sheds and freeze-proof waterers. A stand-by generator assures normal operation will not be interrupted by storms. Aside from the amazing horse farm, the property features a custom built stone and vinyl ranch home with an astounding view of lush pastures and grazing horses from practically every window. The expansive kitchen is a chef's delight with top quality appliances, extensive storage and vast counter space. Relax in the 4-season sun room at the end of the day or entertain in the spacious great room with floor to ceiling stone see-through fireplace, cathedral ceiling and wrap around windows. Continue to the office with rows of built-in bookshelves and cabinets, fireplace and a wall of windows for viewing the nearby pasture. Enjoy outdoor living on the stunning stone patio complete with all-weather sun shade, propane fire pit and grill hook-up. Retire for the evening to the huge master bedroom with two walk-in closets, two large built-in storage drawer and shelving units and a large folding door closet. Enjoy a relaxing bath in the master bath Jacuzzi. Two additional bedrooms, full bath, dining room and mud room/laundry with 1/2 bath and an oversize 3-car garage complete this most comfortable home. And as with the farm, a stand-by generator provides peace of mind. 48 Acres of this farm is currently leased as a busy equestrian boarding and lesson facility. Contact agents for details on lease and other details.
About this Area
Chester County is one of Pennsylvania’s three original counties created by William Penn in 1682. Located approximately 45 minutes west of Philadelphia, its population is almost 500,000, according to the 2010 U.S. Census. The area’s wealthiest residents are a mix of old and new money. A large chunk of Philadelphia’s western Main Line suburbs are in Chester County along with well-appointed,...
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