Gainesvillehomes – Chris Bohn’s Blog

February 27, 2008

Horse Properties & Equestrian Estate Homes

Looking For Horse Properties or Equestrian Estates in Gainesville & Alachua County??  Take a Look at These ! 

Cedar Lane PlantationCedar Lane PlantationCedar Lane PlantationCedar Lane Barn Best kept secret is Cedar Lane Plantations, this luxury estate on 20 acres in gated equestrian community. Beautiful brick home, wood floors throughout. Granite countertops in the spacious kitchen, baths, wet bar & entertainment center Large stone fireplace. Travertine rock tile in kitchen, baths, and porches. 6 paddocks fenced and direct access from stalls in custom designed barn with padded floors, tack room, a/c, storage, lighted, roll down doors. This is a gem for someone wanting the best for family & horses.  MLS# 289622 $ 659,000 VIRTUAL TOUR ON WEB

Barn & Groomers Apartment Jonesville Equestrian Estate 13+ Acres Rare find on this 13+ acre horse farm with large, contemporary, updated home. Very private setting in convenient Jonesville area. All new chef’s kitchen with granite countertops, custom cabinetry, appliance package. Beautiful views from all rooms, high vaulted ceilings. Custom designed home with accent windows & lighting. Two master suites: one downstairs, and one upstairs with study or another bedroom. Formal Living Room, Cedar Sunroom, Great Room too! So much to see on this home. 3-Car Side Entry garage. Barn with 8 stalls, groomer’s apartment with full bath & Kitchenette. All 8 paddocks have water and accessible from barn. A Must See!    MLS # 287031           $ 605,000 VIEW VIRTUAL TOUR


February 3, 2008

Equestrian Estate, 13 acres & Contemporary Home

Contemporary Home & Equestrian Estate in Gainesville, Florida!

Grand Daddy OaksGranddaddy Oaks Galore on this Horse Perfect 13.37 acres in the Jonesville area (between Gainesville and Newberry). This area is known as the “Horse Friendly” area of Alachua County Florida. The soil in this area is great for horse paddocks and grazing.

This property is named “Tallwood“, a Cross-Country Equestrian site with a beautiful contemporary home and all the bells and whistles of a working horse facility.

The Jonesville area, is just 5 miles west of the I-75 Exit in Gainesville, Florida. So this is the best of all scenarios for your lifestyle.

287031-1.jpgThis home was built in 1994, but this year has been updated with a Chef’s Dream Kitchen.

The home also has TWO Master Suites, one is Upstairs and the other is on the main level.

This custom built home boasts 2,457 sq.ft. and is surrounded by a beautiful oak hammock. Very Private, Nature filled setting.

The property is gated with a scenic drive from the front gate to the home along the large front horse paddock.

Gourmet KitchenPlease view the VIRTUAL TOUR – You won’t be disappointed!

This New Kitchenboasts Granite Counter Top Surfaces with Superior custom-made Kraftsmaid Cabinets. Smooth Top cooking surface and Stainless Side-By-Side Refrigerator. The back splash is tiled with one-of-a-kind artwork. The Kitchen has a breakfast bar and opens to the Great Room. The flooring is a newly installed slate tile. The breakfast nook area offers a panoramic view of two of the eastern horse paddocks and magnificent oaks.

You will enjoy the open floor-plan and wonderful windows throughout the home for natural light.

Front Entry

This is your front door, a style that let’s the Outdoor scenery into your home.

Every room in this home has windows with spectacular views of the property.

And, this setting of this home is so private, you won’t need blinds or draperies.

Cedar Sun RoomLiving RoomAs you enter the front door, you step into the Formal Living Room.

The soaring ceiling with architectural & decorator accents.

Large windows & updated decorator lighting.

At the far end of this shot is the entrance to the Garden Room, and you must view the Virtual Tour to see this room that gives the owner a beautiful view of the surrounding landscaping and Large South paddock past the lawn.

The “yard” around the home has an invisible electronic perimeter fence for the dogs.

Stalls - Tack Room - Apartment


Tack Room

Here is a list of features!

  • Eight Paddocks Eight stalls with Lucas yoke stall screens
  • Wash Pads & Farrier Station
  • Groom’s Apartment with Full Bath & Kitchenette
  • Large Tack Room
  • Four Large Paddocks
  • Four Smaller Paddocks
  • All Paddocks have Water
  • Lighted Dressage Ring with Water
  • All Paddocks Accessible from the Barn
  • All Paddocks with Fence-line “JUMPS”
  • Most Paddocks with Large Oaks for Shade
  • Riding or Walking Trails through the Property
  • Entire Property is Perimeter Fenced


Cross country jumps including a bank complex, a ditch, a hill and fence-line jumps for jumping from one paddock to another and for jumping into and out of the property!

This is a great horse community, and there are many trails throughout the entire area. You’ll see plenty of riders year round in the Jonesville-Newberry area, whether it be Cross-country, Western, English – all styles of equestrians are here. This property is just 5 miles from a nationally renowned facility with Year-Round Events – “Canterbury Equestrian Showplace“.

Please call or email me with any questions about this property!

TallwoodThanks for Visiting “Tallwood”

You may fall in love with the Jonesville area, just like I did. I moved here from Miami in 1996 and my home is just a couple of miles from this property.

This is a great place to live!

MLS # 287031

List Price $ 605,000

Written and Posted By: Chris Bohn, GRI- ABR-eProGainesville FL Real Estate
Copyright © 2008 Chris Bohn, RE/MAX Professionals, Inc., is a Florida Realtor® who specializes in Gainesville, FL and communities in Alachua County, FL . You are welcome to contact her by phone at 352-472-4472 Ext 103 or by email at . You can click to view her listings or visit her website. Thank you for your visit.

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