Equestrian Horse Farms

EQUESTRIAN LAND & HORSE FARMS

It's quite possible the Blue Ridge Mountains are one of the best places for equestrian properties.

Western North Carolina's temperate climate, abundant natural resources, and proximity to Asheville may make it one of the most desirable places to live with horses in the United States. Properties suitable for horses can be found in most price brackets, making it affordable for many. Check out our video about all the places there are to enjoy horseback riding in the Smoky Mountains.

Find a horse farm that will make your dream of buying a horse property a reality. Or if you'd like assistance from one of our agents who specialize in horse and farm properties, contact one of them today.


WE HAVE HORSE FARM SPECIALISTS

If you've ever dreamed of living with horses on your property, we have agents specializing in horse and equestrian properties. Let us help you find your North Carolina version of Ponderosa in each of the surrounding counties, including Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Madison, Polk, Rutherford, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

Horse farm and pasture real estate in North Carolina.


HORSE FARM LIVING IN WNC

In general, professionals recommend two acres for the first horse and an additional acre for each additional horse (e.g., five acres for four horses). And, of course, more land is always better depending on the foraging quality of your particular property (70% vegetative cover is recommended). In Western North Carolina, homebuyers with horses can truly Live the Life You Choose. Homes for sale in the area include hobby farms, planned equestrian communities, and urban living near world-class horse facilities.

Horse farms and trails in North Carolina.


EQUESTRIAN EVENTS IN WNC

The recently built Tryon International Equestrian Center hosts world-class equine events all year. It has been chosen as the host of the 2018 World Equine Games. Featuring 10 riding arenas, over 1,000 permanent stalls, elevated and shaded viewing decks, restaurants, family activities, boutiques, and more, TIEC takes a love for horses to the next level. Here, any and all can come and enjoy the beauty of the sport and its incredibly gifted animals.

LIVE THE LIFE YOU CHOOSE

Of the many different ways to Live the Life You Choose in Western North Carolina, one way is uniquely woven into our history: the rural lifestyle. The rural lifestyle offers unparalleled opportunities for connecting with nature, stewardship of the land, and living a self-reliant outdoor lifestyle. We describe the rural lifestyle as living outside the city limits on three or more acres of minimally restricted land. Areas throughout the region offer space to stretch and grow—sometimes closer to city centers than you would imagine.

Buncombe County Horse Farms


Asheville is located in Buncombe County. The county is large enough that you can own a remote equestrian-friendly property and still be only minutes away from one of the most culturally rich towns in the South. Whether you're looking towards the northwest end of the county in Leicester, or Arden in the south, there are plenty of rolling pastures, mountain trails, and large farms for horse enthusiasts.

Asheville/Buncombe County Horse Farms and Equestrian Property For Sale

Includes Weaverville, Black Mountain, Arden, and Fairview, NC.

77 Dye Leaf Road in Fairview, North Carolina 28730 - MLS# 3431001
5 bed  ·  3/1 ba  ·  5305 Hsq ft  ·  231.310 acr

$4,000,000

77 Dye Leaf Road
Fairview 28730

MLS# 3431001 - Active
Listed by The Real Estate Center


316 S Braeside Court in Asheville, North Carolina 28803 - MLS# 3226319
5 bed  ·  5/2 ba  ·  9560 Hsq ft  ·  2.510 acr

$3,500,000

316 S Braeside Court
Asheville 28803

MLS# 3226319 - Active
Listed by Premier Sotheby's Int'l Realty


649 Morgan Hill Road in Fairview, North Carolina 28730 - MLS# 3432213
5 bed  ·  5/1 ba  ·  5155 Hsq ft  ·  23.770 acr

$3,100,000

649 Morgan Hill Road
Fairview 28730

MLS# 3432213 - Active
Listed by Keller Williams Professionals



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Haywood County Horse Farms


Haywood County consists of four unique mountain towns including Canton, Clyde, Maggie Valley & Waynesville, and an assortment of unique mountain communities. Scattered throughout each of these towns and communities, you will find an array of places and events that are of great significance. From musical events to art exhibits, Haywood County has active arts organizations that bring a variety of events to the area. There is something to look forward to monthly to address varying tastes.

Haywood County Horse Farms and Equestrian Property For Sale

167 Pavilion Lane in Waynesville, North Carolina 28786 - MLS# 3329563 3D Home Tour
4 bed  ·  4/2 ba  ·  5842 Hsq ft  ·  1.510 acr

$1,525,000

167 Pavilion Lane
Waynesville 28786

MLS# 3329563 - Under Contract-Show
Listed by Beverly-Hanks & Associates REALTORS


4340 Old River Road in Waynesville, North Carolina 28786 - MLS# 3383289
3 bed  ·  3/1 ba  ·  2966 Hsq ft  ·  12.140 acr

$1,300,000

4340 Old River Road
Waynesville 28786

MLS# 3383289 - Active
Listed by Sell Smart Realty


2064 Waterville Road in Mount Sterling, North Carolina 37821 - MLS# 3363523
3 bed  ·  2/1 ba  ·  2092 Hsq ft  ·  5.940 acr

$1,200,000

2064 Waterville Road
Mount Sterling 37821

MLS# 3363523 - Active
Listed by WEICHERT, Realtors - Unlimited



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Tryon NC Equestrian Center


Tryon is located in Polk County. The beauty of Polk County is the terrain ranges from the magnificent Blue Ridge Mountains in the west to the rolling hills of the Piedmont in the east.

Tryon/Polk County Horse Farms and Equestrian Property For Sale

Includes Saluda, Tryon, and Columbus, NC.

Polk County has a very active equestrian community. The Tryon International Equestrian Center is a sprawling $100 million equestrian center and luxury resort. They hold regular events, bringing horse lovers and riders from across the country and the world. A luxury resort and spa is slated to open on the site in 2018.

Tryon Equestrian Center, Polk County

Tryon International Equestrian Center

1820 John Shehan Road in Tryon, North Carolina 28782 - MLS# 3433316
5 bed  ·  3/1 ba  ·  6611 Hsq ft  ·  49.130 acr

$5,000,000

1820 John Shehan Road
Tryon 28782

MLS# 3433316 - Active
Listed by Ivester Jackson Blackstream


4058 Coxe Road in Tryon, North Carolina 28782 - MLS# 3429048
4 bed  ·  3 ba  ·  2919 Hsq ft  ·  62.330 acr

$3,599,000

4058 Coxe Road
Tryon 28782

MLS# 3429048 - Active
Listed by RE/MAX Advantage Realty / Tryon-Polk


54 Southwood Lane in Columbus, North Carolina 28722 - MLS# 3443578
4 bed  ·  5/2 ba  ·  5933 Hsq ft  ·  18.940 acr

$2,150,000

54 Southwood Lane
Columbus 28722

MLS# 3443578 - Active
Listed by RE/MAX Advantage Realty / Tryon-Polk



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Horse farm and pasture real estate in Henderson County.

Hendersonville is located in Henderson County. Drive anywhere and you will notice the hillsides dotted with horse farms, hundreds of acres of equestrian land, as well as upscale homes and barns on large parcels. Many feed and supply stores are close by for your trip into town, as well as the small-town charm of communities like Flat Rock and Hendersonville. If you want postcard-ready land and a welcoming community of horse lovers, Henderson County is the place.

Henderson County Horse Farms and Equestrian Property For Sale

Includes Hendersonville, Flat Rock, Fletcher, and Mills River, NC.

297 Crab Creek Road in Hendersonville, North Carolina 28739 - MLS# 3401811
4 bed  ·  5 ba  ·  5042 Hsq ft  ·  29.500 acr

$3,600,000

297 Crab Creek Road
Hendersonville 28739

MLS# 3401811 - Active
Listed by Berkshire Hathaway HomesServices


1411 Cabin Creek Road in Zirconia, North Carolina 28790 - MLS# 3352509
8 bed  ·  7 ba  ·  8077 Hsq ft  ·  25.080 acr

$1,500,000

1411 Cabin Creek Road
Zirconia 28790

MLS# 3352509 - Active
Listed by Berkshire Hathaway HomesServices


3241 Greenville Highway in Flat Rock, North Carolina 28731 - MLS# 3214513
3 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  2461 Hsq ft  ·  40.000 acr

$1,500,000

3241 Greenville Highway
Flat Rock 28731

MLS# 3214513 - Active
Listed by Beverly-Hanks & Associates REALTORS



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Horse farm and pasture real estate in Rutherford County.


Rutherford County, a mostly rural county of about 64,000 residents that is becoming a popular spot for those looking to retire or invest in a second home. At the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the landscape includes rolling rivers and dramatic vistas. Many of the county's small towns, such as Lake Lure and Chimney Rock are seeing increased development, as luxury communities and resorts are built, contributing to the area's economy.

Rutherford County Horse Farms & Equestrian Property

1714 Union Road in Rutherfordton, North Carolina 28139 - MLS# 3359112
3 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  1796 Hsq ft  ·  167.360 acr

$2,500,000

1714 Union Road
Rutherfordton 28139

MLS# 3359112 - Active
Listed by Washburn Real Estate, Inc.


165 Tar Heel Drive in Forest City, North Carolina 28043 - MLS# 3385762
4 bed  ·  7/2 ba  ·  9281 Hsq ft  ·  4.480 acr

$1,500,000

165 Tar Heel Drive
Forest City 28043

MLS# 3385762 - Active
Listed by Matheny Real Estate


122 Eagles Crest Way #14 in Lake Lure, North Carolina 28746 - MLS# 3434019
3 bed  ·  4 ba  ·  5540 Hsq ft  ·  0.510 acr

$1,400,000

122 Eagles Crest Way #14
Lake Lure 28746

MLS# 3434019 - Active
Listed by Beverly-Hanks & Associates REALTORS


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Madison County horse farms for sale


Madison County is located deep in the Appalachian Mountains of Western North Carolina, and much of the county's terrain is rugged, heavily forested, and sparsely populated. The county's northern border is with the state of Tennessee. Madison County's largest river is the French Broad River, which flows north-northwest through the county, first past the county seat of Marshall, then past the resort town of Hot Springs.

The rolling hills and availability of large land parcels make Madison County perfect for equestrian land.

Madison County Horse Farms & Equestrian Property

Includes Marshall, Mars Hill, and Hot Springs, NC.

500 Mountain View Road in Hot Springs, North Carolina 28743 - MLS# 3423176
3 bed  ·  3 ba  ·  2653 Hsq ft  ·  60.000 acr

$1,150,000

500 Mountain View Road
Hot Springs 28743

MLS# 3423176 - Active
Listed by Ivester Jackson Blackstream


21 Bartlett Road in Weaverville, North Carolina 28787 - MLS# 3428652
4 bed  ·  3/2 ba  ·  4614 Hsq ft  ·  8.500 acr

$968,000

21 Bartlett Road
Weaverville 28787

MLS# 3428652 - Active
Listed by Town and Mountain Realty


1157 Calvin Edney Road in Mars Hill, North Carolina 28754 - MLS# 3370592
3 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  3268 Hsq ft  ·  24.230 acr

$690,000

1157 Calvin Edney Road
Mars Hill 28754

MLS# 3370592 - Active
Listed by Asheville Realty Group



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Yancey County, Burnsville, North Carolina Horse Farms

Yancey County, NC is an elevated county with some of the highest mountains to be found in Western North Carolina (and in the eastern U.S., for that matter). It makes sense, then, that the county offers living situations and equestrian experiences that go above and beyond the norm.

Located in the center of the county, Burnsville is 35 miles north of Asheville and 50 miles west of Johnson City, Tenn. Just a few miles from Burnsville looms Mount Mitchell, the tallest peak east of the Mississippi, reaching to 6,684 feet above sea level.

In fact, according to the 2007 Census of Agriculture, Yancey is one of the top-rated counties in North Carolina for livestock. Looking at a few of the available properties below, you can see why:

Yancey County Horse Farms & Equestrian Property

Includes Burnsville, NC and surrounding communities.

4957 Hwy 80 S in Burnsville, North Carolina 28714 - MLS# 3288743
4 bed  ·  4/1 ba  ·  4502 Hsq ft  ·  58.000 acr

$4,000,000

4957 Hwy 80 S
Burnsville 28714

MLS# 3288743 - Active
Listed by Beverly-Hanks & Associates REALTORS


561 Piercy Road in Green Mountain, North Carolina 28740 - MLS# 3426965
3 bed  ·  2/1 ba  ·  2493 Hsq ft  ·  111.000 acr

$3,400,000

561 Piercy Road
Green Mountain 28740

MLS# 3426965 - Active
Listed by Premier Sotheby's Int'l Realty


104 George Brown Drive in Burnsville, North Carolina 28714 - MLS# 3426418
3 bed  ·  1 ba  ·  1527 Hsq ft  ·  84.500 acr

$2,500,000

104 George Brown Drive
Burnsville 28714

MLS# 3426418 - Active
Listed by Beverly-Hanks & Associates REALTORS


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1007 Upper Thomas Branch Road in Marshall, North Carolina 28753 - MLS# 3365997
6 bed  ·  4 ba  ·  4060 Hsq ft  ·  288.520 acr

$4,700,000

1007 Upper Thomas Branch Road
Marshall 28753

MLS# 3365997 - Active
Listed by Carolina Green Realty


1200 Rockhouse Road in Hot Springs, North Carolina 28743 - MLS# 3424155
3 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  2069 Hsq ft  ·  108.724 acr

$2,400,000

1200 Rockhouse Road
Hot Springs 28743

MLS# 3424155 - Active
Listed by Mountain Home Properties


415 Bluebird Lane in Marshall, North Carolina 28753 - MLS# 3339423
3 bed  ·  2 ba  ·  2226 Hsq ft  ·  124.330 acr

$1,299,900

415 Bluebird Lane
Marshall 28753

MLS# 3339423 - Active
Listed by Keller Williams - Black Mtn.


40 Hawks Nest Trail in Marshall, North Carolina 28753 - MLS# 3309502
3 bed  ·  3 ba  ·  5620 Hsq ft  ·  73.000 acr

$1,250,000

40 Hawks Nest Trail
Marshall 28753

MLS# 3309502 - Active
Listed by Mountain Home Properties


500 Mountain View Road in Hot Springs, North Carolina 28743 - MLS# 3423176
3 bed  ·  3 ba  ·  2653 Hsq ft  ·  60.000 acr

$1,150,000

500 Mountain View Road
Hot Springs 28743

MLS# 3423176 - Active
Listed by Ivester Jackson Blackstream


8181 209 Highway in Hot Springs, North Carolina 28743 - MLS# 3286842
3 bed  ·  1 ba  ·  1377 Hsq ft  ·  100.920 acr

$1,100,000

8181 209 Highway
Hot Springs 28743

MLS# 3286842 - Active
Listed by Mountain Home Properties


21 Bartlett Road in Weaverville, North Carolina 28787 - MLS# 3428652
4 bed  ·  3/2 ba  ·  4614 Hsq ft  ·  8.500 acr

$968,000

21 Bartlett Road
Weaverville 28787

MLS# 3428652 - Active
Listed by Town and Mountain Realty


3215 & 3217 Baltimore Branch Road in Hot Springs, North Carolina 28743 - MLS# 3428214
3 bed  ·  2/1 ba  ·  2000 Hsq ft  ·  50.000 acr

$795,000

3215 & 3217 Baltimore Branch Road
Hot Springs 28743

MLS# 3428214 - Active
Listed by Mountain Home Properties


741 Morrow Branch Road in Leicester, North Carolina 28748 - MLS# 3305879
3 bed  ·  1 ba  ·  1801 Hsq ft  ·  35.600 acr

$759,000

741 Morrow Branch Road
Leicester 28748

MLS# 3305879 - Active
Listed by Carolina Mountain Sales


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