Fall is here, and in the bluegrass state that means it’s horse season. Keeneland, a world-class auction house and racetrack situated amongst the beautiful rolling hills of Kentucky, is playing host to this years Breeders’ Cup World Championships. This annual series of Grade 1 Thoroughbred horse races comes to Lexington October 30th and 31st. 2015 marks the first time a Triple Crown Winner will compete at the Breeders’ Cup. American Pharoah will attempt to achieve a feat that has given the racing world a new term, “The Grand Slam.” There is something special about Kentucky’s storied history with Thoroughbred racing. The farms found around Lexington are not only amazing spectacles, but they are some of the top producing horse farms in the world. The Lane Team currently has an amazing opportunity located right in the heart of horse country.
4601 Bethel Road is a farm and residence situated on approximately 13 acres and features an 8,600 square foot barn renovated in 2007 that includes all the amenities needed for boarding horses. The 5 bedroom 5 bath residence is a custom-built brick home with a bright open floor plan featuring custom windows, marble tile entry, Brazilian cherry hardwoods, granite countertops, custom mill work, security systems, heated 3-car garage, and built in surround sound. The first floor features a large bedroom with a full bath giving the owners flexibility of use.
The master suite includes a sitting room, office and huge walk-in closet. The master bath features a whirlpool bath with separate shower, double sink area complete with custom cabinetry and granite countertops. The finished lower level features a home theater, game area and a safe room with bedroom and bathroom for the utmost security. Out back, the barn includes a 19 foot paved isle, run-in sheds, breeding area, foaling stall, wash bay, tack room, office, changing facilities, 36 foot heated maintenance room, outside lighted ridding area and 5 paddocks.
Lexington certainly knows horses and with this property everyday will feel like a day at the track! Call The Lane Team today to find your own piece of prime Bluegrass soil!