Hooze Farm
108 Ac(43.71 Ha)
Guide price £2,500,000

EldersfieldGloucestershire, GL19 4PJ

  • Freehold

Key features

  • Prime equestrian facility
  • Attractive Grade II listed farmhouse
  • Indoor & outdoor schools
  • Approx 108 acres of land
  • Picturesque location with good communications

A premier equestrian facility with Grade II listed farmhouse.

About this property

  • Hooze Farm is an impressive equestrian facility comprising a pretty Grade II listed farmhouse set within approximately 108 acres. The property has impressive facilities that have been completely renovated by the current owners. Features include indoor and outdoor arenas, comprehensive stabling, useful outbuildings with further potential and security system including CCTV.

    Farmhouse
    The farmhouse consists of mellow brick and painted elevations under pitched tiled roofs. The original farmhouse is thought to date back to the 17th Century and has evolved into an attractive family home with further planning permission to add a two storey extension to the front. (planning ref: 17/00883/HP) The current owners have renovated the farmhouse over the last 3 years with features that include period fireplaces, exposed brick walls with timber detail, exposed wooden flooring complemented by modern day appliances and sanitary ware.
    The main body of the house is situated over two storeys together with a lower ground floor that can provide self-contained accommodation if required.

    Position and equestrian facilities
    Hooze Farm is approached via quiet country lanes leading from the villages of Pendock and Eldersfield. The property is situated at the end of a dead lane and is accessed via a private driveway with electric gates and intercom leading up to the farmhouse and yards. The property enjoys an elevated position enjoying panoramic rural views including the Malvern and Cotswold Hills.
    The property has an impressive range of equestrian facilities which lend themselves to a number of different equestrian disciplines. In the past the property has been used as a successful racing yard, dressage stud and a training facility for an Olympic Gold medallist.
    The land extends to approximately 108 acres and is all laid to permanent pasture with some orchards immediately adjacent to the farmhouse.

    The equestrian buildings include:
    - 16 stables in three yards
    - Indoor school 40m x 25m with Martin Collins surface with mirrors and lighting, viewing gallery, 3 Hancox stables, 2 bedroom staff flat and cloakroom
    - Outdoor school 60m x 25m with Martin Collins surface
    - Storage barns and separate yard
    - Lorry parking with water and hook up
    - Wash bay
    - Solarium

    ADDITIONAL INFORAMTION
    Services: Mains electricity, water, oil fired central heating, private drainage
    Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
    Tenure: Freehold
    Viewing: Strictly by appointment with Savills.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

A deeply impressive equestrian property in a lovely spot.

Christian SwaabProperty agent

Local information

  • Hooze Farm is situated in a secluded rural location near the pretty Gloucestershire village of Eldersfield. The village is known for the well regarded Butchers Arms pub. There is fast access to regional communications including the M50, A417 and the A38. Corse/Staunton provides useful everyday facilities including, butcher, public house and garden centre. More comprehensive facilities are found in the market towns of Tewkesbury and Ledbury which are just 6 & 12 miles respectively. Cheltenham and Gloucester provide further extensive shopping and regular trains to London Paddington, Birmingham New Street and Bristol Parkway. Schooling is superb with a large selection of public and grammar schools found within convenient distance. Cheltenham, Malvern, Gloucester and Worcester all offer an excellent choice.
  • The area has a wealth of equestrian prowess with Hartpury College just 6 miles away, high quality competition yards, local studs and the Three Counties Showground all within convenient proximity.
  • National Hunt racing is found in in Hereford, Ludlow, Chepstow and Cheltenham. Hunting is with the Ledbury and Cotswold Vale farmers.

Additional information

  • Wayleaves, Easements and Rights of Way: The property is offered for sale subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way both public or private, all easements and wayleaves whether specifically referred to or not. Please refer to the sale plan for further information.
  • Basic Payment Scheme: The land has been registered for BPS and the Countryside Stewardship scheme. All relevant entitlements will be transferred with the sale. Total BPS payments of approximately £12,600 p.a. in 2018/2019
  • Directions: (GL19 4PJ): From junction 2 of the M50 take the A717 towards Gloucester. Take the second turn to Pendock. In Pendock turn right at the crossroads onto the B4213. Take the next left signposted Eldersfield. After about 1 mile turn left to Eldersfield Marsh by the red phone box. Keep left and you will arrive at Hooze Farm.
  • EPC Exempt