This Saturday the 140th Kentucky Derby will be held at Churchill Downs, the infamous thoroughbred racetrack in Louisville, Kentucky. As the first leg of the US Triple Crown and is followed by the Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes, the event is as much known for its fashion as it is for the horse racing.
In honor of the 2014 Kentucky Derby, explore our collection of world class equestrian estates from around the globe.
$15,900,000 USD | Aledo, Texas | William Trew Sotheby’s International Realty
One of the finest equestrian experiences in the world, this award-winning luxury horse property is truly unique. The versatile design is easily adaptable for any horse discipline.
$39,500,000 USD | Simi Valley, California | Sotheby’s International Realty – Beverly Hills Brokerage
Located just thirty minutes outside Los Angeles, Hummingbird Nest Ranch is a world-class equestrian center specializing in the Hunter / Jumper style of horse riding. The 123 acre property includes a Grand Prix arena, rubber and sand mixed ring, derby grass arena, sixty stalls, three barns and a FAA-licensed helipad. The Ranch also includes a 17,000 square foot Spanish-style mansion which is perched atop a mountain and provides the most spectacular views of the verdant riding fields.
Price Upon Request | Saxony, Germany | NRW Immobilien Sotheby’s International Realty
“Gestuet Famos” is one ultramodern stud farm in Germany, built in 2002 on the premise of combining breeding and sport in the best possible manner. The building includes spacious stables, a brightly lit indoor arena and an exercising machine on the park-like property with large outdoor rings, paddocks and pastures.
$17,500,000 USD | Cornwall, Connecticut | William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty
Pinnacle Farm is a magnificent property that encompasses approximately 140 acres of pastures and hillsides which include a state-of-the-art equestrian facility and a stately residential estate. This country farm in Cornwall, Connecticut, nestled in a private valley, has been home to some of the finest Friesian horses in the world, and includes a veterinarian lab complete with x-ray facility, Belebro Training Mill, over fifty stalls by Loddon of England, a drive-in basement and a Farrier shop.
$15,000,000 USD | Celina, Texas | Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
This incredible Texas ranch sits on 314 acres with over 15,000 square feet of main living space, 7 car garage, heated pool, spa, wine cellar; 3 stock ponds, two arenas, mare motel and stall & equipment barns.
$16,000,000 USD | Lyford Cay, Bahamas | Lyford Cay Sotheby’s International Realty
Situated in the exclusive gated community of Lyford Cay are Moon Stone Stables, a beautifully landscaped 16 acre private equestrian centre. The farm is comprised of four main buildings which feature a total of 11 stables, numerous wrap around porches, a horse gym and multiple jumping areas.
$7,200,000 USD | Maple Park, Illinois | Jameson Sotheby’s International Realty
World Class Equestrian Training and Championship Performance Facility on 32 acres. Climate controlled stable and arena with 62 stalls and elegant, fully amenitized two-story clubhouse. 25 miles from O’Hare. Rare opportunity to acquire one of the most successful centers for dressage and equine excellence in the United States with a world class training program in place and prepared to remain.