The Four Chimneys farm is an equestrian dream. It has close to 50 gorgeous acres in prime Unionville Horse Country. This striking gentleman~s estate is privately situated and surrounded by conserved properties and abutting 1,282 acres of horse-friendly Cheslen Nature Preserve. An easy ride-out from the property. This private preserve doesn~t permit vehicles and has miles of horse and hiking trails that will lead you through shady woodlands, flower-filled meadows, fields of corn and soybeans, and stream valleys. The stunning French-Styled home is 4,825 sq. ft. with four bedrooms and 5 baths. The home features a Great Room with a vaulted post and beam ceilings, master bedroom suite with en-suite master-bath on the first floor and an open gourmet kitchen. Enjoy magnificent views of rolling pastures from all rooms. The estate comprises a 13 stall barn plus wash stall, 70 x 200 Composite Footing indoor arena, outdoor dressage arena, well-fenced paddocks with dedicated water supply and turn-out sheds, large tack room and a studio lounge. And, there is a studio apartment with a full kitchen and bathroom. The property is part of Pennsylvania~s Clean & Green Act as well as the Brandywine Conservancy. The Clean & Green Act goal is to protect farmland, forest, and open space by allowing for land taxation according to its use value rather than the prevailing market value. Because of this program, the estate has property taxes less than $12,000 per year.The area evokes the quintessential English Countryside living including the prestigious Chesire Hunt which was established in 1912. The horse enthusiast can enjoy an array of activities: Polo, the numerous Point-to-Point races, The Plantation Field Equestrian CCI4-S*, CCI3-S* and CCI2-S* Events and thoroughbred racing at Delaware Park. And, unmatched access to Olympic Equestrian Trainers. This very attractive estate is just 2 ~ hours South West of New York City by road or train. It~s also easily accessible by private jet or helicopter with Brandywine Regional Airport just 25 minutes away. And, just 30 miles from Philadelphia International Airport. As well as its scenic beauty, the area is known for its Revolutionary War heritage, culinary culture, farm-to-table cuisine and local public gardens. Excellent schools at all levels of education are within a short driving distance.
Listing courtesy of Brandywine Fine Properties Sotheby's International.