Attention horse enthusiasts! Discover the rustic allure of this charming John Libby Post and Beam home featuring passive solar design, nestled within New Gloucester's exclusive equine community. This residence boasts two fully renovated bathrooms, upgraded flooring, fresh paint, kitchen enhancements, and newly installed hardwood flooring in a spacious family room and one bedroom. The extensive landscaping showcases local flora and fauna, enhancing the property's appeal.
A highlight of this property is its barn, complete with cement flooring and seven matted stalls, alongside a feed room and ample hay storage for over 280 bales. Outdoor amenities include two riding arenas, a round indoor arena, two pastures, and two sand paddocks with stone dust and lean-tos. Additionally, two outside paddocks feature automatic waterers, with over $50,000 invested in fencing and $10,000 dedicated to securing the arena footing and installing new garage doors.
Indulge in the luxury of the indoor riding arena equipped with a mirror and heated viewing room, which conveniently serves as a tack room. Unwind as you watch your horses graze from the spacious kitchen, or pursue your hobbies in the garage workshop. Delight in the serenity of the screened porch and revel in the privacy of a yard shielded from neighboring views.
Nature enthusiasts will appreciate the proximity to the Royal River trail, while equestrians can explore miles of trails at the nearby Big Falls Preserve. For additional recreational opportunities, Trio Farm, offering cross-country fields and lessons, is conveniently adjacent, with Tail Draggers Boarding & Horseback Riding Lessons just across the street.