There are horse properties in Colorado, and then there is the Fort Collins Equine Center- a horse property in Fort Collins that the true vision of a dream. The Equine Center is is a stellar facility on 39.71 acres- truly a horse lovers dream come true.
The acreage is gated and landscaped and irrigated with beautiful mature trees and absolutely immaculate. Fort Collins Equine Center includes numerous outdoor arenas, ponds, turnouts, and paddocks, 56 stalls a 90’ x 200’ heated indoor area, a main home with 3660 sq. ft. of living space, magnificent Rocky Mountains views and more. The home itself was remodeled in late 2011. The facility is the ideal horse property in Fort Collins and one that, for qualified buyers, selling financing is available. The ranch is set up to harbor all horse disciplines.
The property is located in Fort Collins just one mile east of I-25 on Colorado Highway 14. The property features paved and maintained roads. Fort Collins houses 130K residents and offers a number of entertainment, dining and shopping venues. Fort Collins economy is strong, with a thriving real estate market.
Acreage and Description
The horse property in Fort Collins features magnificent 360 degree views of the majestic Rocky Mountains. The land is fairly flat, with a gentle south slope for irrigation. The pastures are zoned through East Larimer County and are a healthy grass mix. East Larimer County Water District supplies the domestic water for the property and livestock watering is quite reasonable. The property is fully gated with fences and cross fences, with gates. Zoning is B2. The property is dotted by beautiful fully grown trees and a pond. The property’s arenas all sand making the perfect for all horse activities. The Fort Collins Equine Center is accessed through coded gates. Codes are provided to service personnel and boarders only.
The structure of the main barn consists of 28 matted stalls on the arena’s west side and 28 matted stalls on the arena’s east side which are split by concrete alleyways. Each stall is equipped with automatic watering. Both the arena and stalls feature heating. Included in the price of boarding is full use of the equine center, tack storage, and daily hay. There are a number of possibilities available- to rent out one of the sides of the facility or to use it for personal use. The property also has plenty of property for horsing events which is another option for facility use.
The property is equipped with drive through access for semi-trucks and trailers with turn around and exit. A large parking area is for trucks and trailers are also featured.
The main house on the property is a ranch style one level 3600 sq. ft. home that is spacious and remodeled just over a year ago. Upgrades include stainless steel appliances, custom paint, window casings, new trim, granite countertops, and oak hardwood floors.
The home features oversized windows, a large sunroom, and patios off all bedrooms, a large open room, and a private courtyard.
The kitchen includes a dining area and breakfast bar and is an open floor plan that is spacious and ideal for the gourmet cook. The home features a carport, one detached garage and a two car attached garage.
Barn and Indoor Arena
The Fort Collins Equine Center is every horse enthusiasts dream. The indoor arena is 90′ (x) 200’ and located in the equestrian building’s center. The arena can be accessed from both the west and east stall areas and features a lounge, a viewing area, heat, insulation, lighting and an automatic overhead door, 56 stalls with automatic watering, which are split with half being on the east side and half on the west, and is ideal for event hosting.
The equine structure also features two housing apartments for the help, six tack room, an office, laundry area, and a fire sprinkler system. The structure features energy efficient furnaces, as well as, energy efficient windows and fresh paint, making it a low cost operation.
The property’s barn is a three sided steel, two story barn that features good clearance for hay bale stacking equipment; 2100 small square bales can easily be accommodated in the barn. The barn also features an additional bay for equipment storage and bagged or bulk shavings. Plywood siding is features on the bays’ interiors.
The horse property in Fort Collins features a 60’ wood round pen with 8’ sides, two groomed dressage arenas with a judge’s booth enclosed, a steel paneled and sand outdoor 130’ x 250’ arena, cross country jumps, canter track, and a derby field.
The property owners installed new electrical lines running to all outside water tanks. The horse property in Fort Collins is dotted with beautiful grown trees which makes an impressive entrance to the property.
PLEASE NOTE: This property is not for sale, and details listed above may not be up to date.