Property of the week: An equestrian’s dream house

March 18, 2019
dream house

This week’s grade II country house is one for the horse lovers. Featuring a remarkable stable block, three paddocks, a hay store with wash area, a safe tack room, all with CCTV and alarm system.

Stable block. (Savills)

On top of that, this property neighbours the World Horse Welfare Centre, which holds an impressive indoor riding area accessible for use.

Located in the beautiful village of Kingdson, Somerset, this five-bedroom estate lies just off a quiet road leading to automated steel gates. The property is surrounded by 6.6 acres of scenic mature and well-kept gardens.

Countryside views. (Savills)

In front of the house lies a stone forecourt with plenty of parking space. There are additional alarmed garage spaces for four cars, a workshop and horsebox space.

Upon entering the property is a classic entrance hall with a contemporary staircase providing access to the first floor. To the left of the hall, a drawing room can be found, which includes a custom-made Hamstone fireplace and bay windows providing access to beautiful views of the gardens.

Entrance hall on ground floor. (Savills)

The kitchen can also be found on this floor too, offering a wide range of storage along with an AGA cooker and trendy granite work surfaces. The dining room features an elegant marble fireplace making it the perfect room for entertaining guests.

Main kitchen finished to a high standard. (Savills)

A study and cloakroom can also be found on this floor along with the sitting room and a secondary staircase leading to the lower ground floor.

One of the five bedrooms. (Savills)

The first floor features the luxurious master bedroom, which contains a modern-day ensuite bathroom and a fully fitted dressing room. An additional four double bedrooms can be found on this floor, one of which includes an ensuite bathroom and another with an ensuite shower room. A family bathroom is also on this floor.

Bathroom on first floor. (Savills)

The lower ground floor is an adaptable space designed for entertainment. The main large room is ready to be adapted as per the buyer’s needs, whether that is a gym, games room or media room.

Well kept garden. (Savills)

A wine cellar, cloakroom, laundry area, boiler room and secondary kitchen can be located here too. A huge spilt terrace can be accessed from the kitchen. The terrace is the complete space for summer entertainment, parties and al fresco dining.

Side view of the property of Springfield House showing terrace. (Savills)


This property is on sale for £1,950,000 via Savills.


Zynab Sandhu