Owning a Luxury Horse Farm in Moore County, NC

For anyone dreaming of the luxury horse farm life, Southern Pines and the Pinehurst, NC area are the places to be. Moore County in general is known for its equestrian lifestyle and variety of opportunities for horse lovers. The area is densely populated with luxury horse farms within a short distance from the Walthour-Moss Foundation Preserve, a beautiful 4,000-acre riding and carriage driving space. Many of our listed horse farms have direct access. Those who already own a luxury horse farm in the area will tell you there’s nothing like it. Every day means room to roam and the finest equestrian living amenities, surrounded by the beauty and nature of the Moore County area.

 

Is Your Dream Owning a Luxury Horse Farm?

Ready to live the good life? DeSell & Co. has matched many soon-to-be property owners with breathtaking, private luxury horse farms and equestrian estates in and around Southern Pines. Our company is considered a local authority on horse farm real estate, so we’re ready to answer all of your questions. We know once you’ve experienced the area, you’ll want to stay for life. Get ready to make endless memories with family and friends on your new property. To get your journey started, view Luxury Equestrian Properties here, and feel free to contact us by clicking below.

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Local equestrian living attractions

  • The Carolina Horse Park

    A world-class equestrian center with facilities for all types of equestrian disciplines, the Carolina Horse Park is also home to the annual Stoneybrook Steeplechase.

  • The Equine Health Center at Southern Pines

    North Carolina State University’s (NCSU) College of Veterinary Medicine operates their satellite Equine Health Center here in Southern Pines, including their Equine Reproduction Clinic, an ophthalmology clinic, and a range of diagnostic testing capabilities.

  • The Walthour-Moss Foundation

    Consisting of over 4,000 acres of trails and natural hunting fences, the Walthour-Moss Foundation is the epicenter of the horse community in the Southern Pines, NC area. View our map of Horse Country.

  • Pinehurst Harness Track

    A 111-acre equestrian facility, the Pinehurst Harness Track has been a well-known winter training center for standardbred horses since 1915. Facilities include a ½-mile sand and clay track, a ⅝-mile sand track, and a 1-mile clay track, as well as barns, paddocks, grooms quarters, and much more.

 

Meet our happy homeowners

There’s a perfect place for everyone here in our area, and we are proud to have helped hundreds of homebuyers find their dream homes.

— Another Happy Buyer!

“When I decided to relocate from New York to Moore County, the
choice of the right property was essential. Jo-an DeSell has a
very good understanding of the community, and the types of
property available. She has a realistic view of the market. And
most importantly, she makes the best use of your time, only
showing properties that are appropriate in size and value. A
pleasure to work with in all respects.”–Mary


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— C.P. Real Estate Testimonial

“We are very pleased with Jo-an and the DeSell team.

Jo-an knows this area and has relationships with the other agents, contractors, inspectors and the community. Her guidance made our move to Southern Pines a real pleasure.

She was knowlegable and trustworthy during the contract process and set us up with a great attorney to close the transaction.

As we were out of town, Jo-an and her team went “above and beyond” to handle our inspections with very qualified contractors. We felt very confident that everything was professionally handled in our absense.

A true professional, we will recommend DeSell & Co. to anyone without reservation. We trusted her with everything and were never disappointed. She had the patience to show us “a ton of properties” over multiple trips before selecting our perfect home. On top of it all, Jo-an is also a very nice person and a pleasure to do business with.” -C.P.


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— K.K. & B.K.

“Jo-an DeSell went above and beyond for us. Our plans changed midway and she remained committed and dedicated to meeting our needs. Her professionalism, knowledge of the area and horse farms, efficiency,commitment, and courtesy exceeded our expectations. We spoke to multiple realtors/brokers prior to meeting Jo-an and have been in awe of her skills. Jo-an is kind, committed, and truly dedicated to finding you the home of your dreams. Her staff was very supportive and kind as well. Words cannot fully capture how positive and pleasant our experience was.  We highly and wholeheartedly recommend Jo-an DeSell to assist anyone in finding their next home.”  -K.K. & B.K.


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— F.H. Real Estate Testimonial

“Jo-an was recommended to us by my sister who lives in Southern Pines. We chose her to list our property because of her excellent reputation and knowledge of horse property. Jo-an is the best, most knowledgeable horse property real estate agent in Moore county in my opinion. Her communication skills were excellent from start to finish. I would highly recommend Jo-an to anyone buying or selling property in horse country. If in the future we were to decide to move to Southern Pines I would definitely work with her again.”  -F.H.


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— Another Home Sold in Southern Pines!

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“Jo-an is a true professional! Her knowledge and expertise in Southern Pines was incredibly valuable to me since I was moving from out of the area. We had a few tricky issues during the buying process that Jo-an helped me navigate through with patience, determination, and kindness. She had a way of making me feel as though I was her only client! I would happily work with Jo-an in the future.” – Kim


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— D.M.

“Jo-an has an outstanding reputation for her straight dueling, business ethics, and business knowledge.  But even more important to me was that I trusted her completely.  We were working with her from out of town, but she was so efficient in sending us information and documents, the deal went more smoothly that most of our local transactions.  By the time we got to settlement, my husband, who is a retired attorney and barely knew Jo-an when we started, was singing her praises to everyone.” -DM


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— J.C.W.

“Jo-an DeSell was very helpful and helped us make a good move.” -J.C.W.


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— P.M. Real Estate Testimonial

“Jo-an was a pleasure to work with.” -P.M.


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— M.B. & D.B.

“Jo-An did an excellent job in all aspects of this sale. We highly recommend her.” -M.B. & D.B.


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— R.S.

“Jo-an is hands down the best. Her incredible knowledge of the market and wonderful attention to detail truly make such a difference. We felt completely comfortable with her the entire time and she took excellent care of us.” -R.S.


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Another Horse Country Farm Sold!

“We are very pleased with Jo-an and the DeSell team. Jo-an knows this area and has relationships with the other agents, contractors, inspectors and the community. Her guidance made our move to Southern Pines a real pleasure. She was knowledgeable and trustworthy during the contract process and set us up with a great attorney to close the transaction. As we were out of town, Jo-an and her team went “above and beyond” to handle our inspections with very qualified contractors. We felt very confident that everything was professionally handled in our absence. A true professional, we will recommend DeSell & Co. to anyone without reservation. We trusted her with everything and were never disappointed. She had the patience to show us “a ton of properties” over multiple trips before selecting our perfect home. On top of it all, Jo-an is also a very nice person and a pleasure to do business with.” -Happy Buyer


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— T.S. and K. S.

Jo-an was excellent at providing feedback, giving us advice for mortgage companies, giving us referrals for every other business we’d need once we moved to the Southern Pines area. She was just the best!


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— Congrats on your beautiful Townhome in Southern Pines!

“Audrey was great! So extremely helpful and it would not have been such a smooth move without her! I hope I can send more home buyers her way.”
Jay- Southern Pines
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— C.Z.

I have worked with Jo-an previously and had such a wonderfully positive experience that I knew I’d only work with her for future purchases. She is the height of warm professionalism and the most dependable person I have worked with.


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— Home in Whispering Pines Sold!

“I am confident that my wife and I have experienced the same kind of personal attention, professional expertise, and genuine care in other business transactions but I cannot remember one that would exceed the level of service exhibited with Jo-an and her entire staff at DeSell & Co. Realty. We Highly recommend Jo-an and her company to anyone in the real estate market, whether buying or selling, especially if you are relocating to the area. A+++”
Sam & Lucy Grist Whispering Pines
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