No, they won’t let you live there.
This video generated lots of interest and questions in online discussions. Kaitlin Mitton did a great job answering the most-asked questions on Horse Collaborative (now Horse Network):
- This is in Wellington, Florida.
- It is the home barn of a professional polo team.
- Yes there is a state-of-the-art sprinkler system and fire extinguishers.
- Polo players don’t need arenas to ride in.
- These horses are happy, healthy, and very well loved.
- They also host tournaments and polo matches as well as entertain at this facility.
- This facility is owned by a very well respected and charitable equestrian family in the polo and hunter jumper world.
Barn Specifications for the Biggest Horse Barn in the US:
- Total square footage under the roof of the entire building: 78,000 sqft
- Total square footage of horse barn area: 62,267 sqft
- 130 stalls
- 10 tack rooms
- Custom Aquatrainer Equestrian aquatic rehab treadmill and cold soak therapy area
- Equine Veterinarian Area
- Two commercial-grade laundry rooms
- Two Feed Storage Rooms
- Four Interior Wash/Tack Stalls
- Eight exterior wash stalls (6 to 8 horse capacity in each)
- 4,800 sqft Central Courtyard with Banyan trees
- Eastern White Pine Timber Frame Trusses, Hand-Hewn by Adze
Private Owner’s Suite
Guest and entertaining Areas
Argentine Asado Grilling Area
Three Sided Fireplace
Three bedroom “Pro’s” Living Quarters
1,300 sqft gym with physical therapy room
Use: Equestrian center for a professional polo team
Location: Wellington, Florida
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