Country Meets Luxury: A Look at Fabulous Farms

Oregon Farm Basketball Court

The word “farm” usually conjures up images of red barns, tractors and an assortment of livestock, but we’ve harvested a few exceptional farm properties that Old MacDonald never could have imagined. Modern amenities featured in pastoral settings takes farm living to a luxurious level.

Situated just outside of Portland, Oregon one of the most vibrant cities in the Northwest, this gentleman’s country residence is a peaceful haven that combines the tranquility of rural living with the sophistication of up-to-the-minute comforts. This five-bedroom residence is the perfect blend of classic charm and timeless design.

With thoughtful details like built-in cabinetry, crown moldings, wainscoting, and hardwood floors throughout, this impeccably maintained property creates a warm ambiance for all who enter. Other well-appointed features include three fireplaces, a swimming pool and a tennis court.

Lest we forget this is a farm, there is a barn, which has been brilliantly converted into an indoor basketball court. Lastly, for your upwardly mobile fowl, there’s a “chicken condo” which will keep your feathered friends clucking cozily.

Pollyrich Farms Kitchen Great RoomNestled in Solvang, California, Pollyrich Farms spans over 34 acres of breathtaking terrain. The exquisite four-bedroom residence features double wall construction with gorgeous beamed ceilings and a cleverly designed open floor plan.

With amazing views at every turn, the upscale equestrian farm has numerous barns, a breeding facility, irrigated pastures and multiple arenas to house the happiest of horses. Replete with creature comforts for humans as well, this exceptional property boasts a stunning kitchen/great room that is perfect for entertaining.

Offered separately, The Annex includes over 20 acres of land with a century-old barn, multiple irrigated pastures and water well. Pollyrich Farms offers plenty of room to roam in the California sunshine.

Unspoiled Horse Property SardiniaLocated in a seaside town well known for its “jet set”, this spectacular unspoiled horse property located in Costa Smeralda, Sardinia offers a more soothing side to this famed Italian destination. Just five kilometers from the sea and less than 20 minutes from Olbia International Airport, feeling a million miles from the hustle and bustle is surprisingly convenient.

Designed for outdoor and sports enthusiasts, this 40 hectare estate is a prime spot for horse riding, tennis, swimming and plenty of other leisure activities. With multiple structures on the property, it’s the perfect venue for entertaining plenty of family and friends, yet has ample space to enjoy total privacy.

Beyond state-of-the-art conveniences like wireless internet connections, VOIP telecommunication system and satellite television in each building, residents and guests will enjoy Mother Nature’s amenities like picturesque paths and walkways with panoramic views, a pond and lush landscaping as far as the eye can see. Unwinding is made easier with a spa, spacious terraces and numerous spots to rest, read or meditate.

If you are interested in planting roots in a luxurious farm setting, see what’s cropping up at Luxury Portfolio.

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