Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Equestrian Center for Sale in Palm City Farms, Palm City, Fl



I specialize in equestrian properties and Town and Country living in South Florida. I have seen barns with chandeliers and barns that are suppose to be a barn......I think.... at least it had four walls. My job is so interesting because I do get to see so many varieties of properties in the equestrian world.
Palm City Barn
This barn is located in the equestrian community of Palm City Farms, Palm City, Florida. The design is Dutch Colonial and has an 1800 square foot barn guest house and eight stalls, center aisle for many purposes, feed room, tack, shop, laundry, bath, two birthing stalls,  paddocks, gated,  two acre stocked lake and more. The property has been appraised and has been reduced below its appraisal. For more information, Carol Barron-Cross, Broker, Sunflower Homes and Equestrian, LLC, Palm City, Florida can assist you.  

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Palm City Florida Has Your Ticket to Ride




That's right!.  Your ticket to ride, hunt, jump in the region's fastest growing equestrian community is located right in beautiful Palm City Farms,  Palm City, Florida.  Palm City is horse heaven regardless of your skill level or interest, whether it's English or western saddle, dressage, hunter jumper, polo, even cow sorting.  

(Photo of one of the beautiful equestrian farms Carol sold in Palm City Farms)
The high quality of extensive range of facilities combined with economical prices make Palm City Farms a breed apart:
Palm City Farms is a versatile, vibrant community that includes a large number of elite riders, as well as, a diverse range of enthusiasts.
For the serious-minded, Palm City offers a full season of competition right here and a location within a driving distance of all other major events, such as Wellington Polo Grounds. And with public trails winding just outside their gates, such as my featured property, Sunflower Farms, a 15 acre estate located in the farms, give equestrian lovers so much freedom to enjoy ther sport.
(Shown in photo is Cindy Reddish, internationally know trainer. Cindy's training facility is located within walking distance of my featured listing, Sunflower Farms. Cindy rides her horses on the available trails and trains all ages.                                                                                                                                                                 Palm City has the luxury of freedom of space to roam, but within five minutes of downtown Palm City for lunch.
Sunflower Farms, 15 acres, Equestrian Center, Guest Home, and more. Listed by Sunflower Homes & Equestrian, LLC, Palm City, Florida   Carol Barron Cross, Broker

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Sunflower Farm, Luxury Equestrian Estate


If you are looking for an equestrian property, stop and take a look at this beauty. It is turn key and beautiful. Showings are by appointment. Listed by Sunflower Homes and Equestrian, LLC.  For more information see

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Sunflower Farm, Luxury Equestrian Estate


EQUESTRIAN PROPERTY:  Priced below recent appraisal. This unique property is found in the heart of the equestrian neighborhood of Palm City Farms. Before construction the land had extensive improvements, such as, elevating the grounds, putting in extensive drains and swells. A Florida DOT bridge has been built with pilings and steel beams to connect the five acre homes site with the ten acre EQUESTRIAN CENTER. The construction of major buildings was completed in 2002 but improvements continued until 2004. The main home is CBS construction with Hardy plank over the CBS. All trim is Cypress. The home is on a stem wall foundation and  designed to look as if it had been on the property for many years. The main home was designed from historical homes in Key West, yet, it has all modern upscale amenities. The 6718 sq ft main home has a grand estate entrance with antique heart pine entrance doors, columns, carved moldings, and a unique staircase.  An elevator shaft is tucked away in the foyer. The formal living room has transoms, French doors, antique mantel and a wood burning fireplace. All floors are Brazilian cherry throughout the home. To the right of the grand foyer is the library. Beautiful but functional, the library has two French doors that open on to  the front patio, transoms over interior French door and several shelves, sitting areas, storage and plenty of places to transact business. The library is Birch paneling with carved moldings. The first floor has 12' ceilings with 10' on second floor.

The media/family room is a huge, open plan area that opens into the gourmet kitchen and dining room. The dining room has another wood burning fireplace. The media/family room has several Andersen French sliding doors that opens onto the southern and eastern porch areas. The gourmet kitchen has plenty of room for entertaining.  Beautiful Saint Louis brick columns separate the rooms while granite counter tops sparkle around the entire kitchen. The huge pot rack is reminiscent of olden days as the breakfast area is inviting to enjoy meals or sit and chat. Upscale amenities are stainless gas commercial stove, a custom hood, a custom Traulsen refrigerator (four doors opens to the kitchen and four to the pantry area). There are two dishwashers, four farmer sinks from France and two large pantries. There is a mudroom, two half baths and downstairs laundry, as well as the second floor laundry. The second floor finds the Master bedroom, his and her closets and  master bath. All two guest bedrooms are considered master bedrooms. They are large with both amenities as the master suite. There is an upstairs kitchen equipped for breakfast or snacks. The third floor is a 1000 ft professional gym and art studio. It is possible to add additional bedrooms on the third floor should it be desired. The home has over 3100 square ft of covered balcony space and 38 beautiful columns. All balconies are concrete with Italian tile. The three car garage is extra large for cars or trucks. All garage doors are hurricane proof with each bay  ten feet wide. The HOME and EQUESTRIAN CENTER is equipped with  hurricane shutters. The GUEST QUARTERS  has three bedrooms rooms, open media/kitchen/dining area with heart pine flooring, one and a half bath, a sun room and private stairs down to equestrian center. Huge porch areas are on the northern and southern side. Both have beautiful views of the estate. The EQUESTRIAN CENTER has eight stalls, tacks room, feed room, huge shop, and drive through (14' ceilings) garage for trailers or center aisle. There are several white cypress cross fenced paddocks with two birthing barns and round pen. There is a pad area for a dressage size  arena already developed in place. The property is private, double fenced with electric security gate. Located 35 minutes from Wellington and West Palm Beach International Airport. Shopping within minutes of property. http://    By appointment. Contact agent    

Friday, February 7, 2014

Palm Citys Horse Talk

Palm Citys Horse Talk


Looking for a Turn Key, Upscale, HORSE FARM, privacy, and within 35 minutes of Wellington?

HELLO from South Florida.

HORSE FARMS AND HOMES IN SOUTH. Let me introduce myself. My name is Carol Barron Cross, Broker of Sunflower Homes & Equestrian. I sell HOMES and HORSE FARMS and have enjoyed every minutes working with clients buying and selling.   Stop and take a moment and look at this beautiful farm that is available within 35 minutes of Wellington. Wow. This farm has it all. Beauty, utility, privacy, guest home, equestrian center, security, paddocks and free trail riding just outside it's private gate.  It's MLS number is RX10011212 or MLS 373828. Be sure and click on the video. It is a true beauty. Appointment is necessary 24 hour notice.  Listed by Sunflower Homes & Equestrian, LLC Palm City, Florida 34990.

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