Equestrian Living


Owning a 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.

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Horse Farms for Sale in Moore County NC

Is Your Dream Owning a 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.

Jo-an DeSell

Owner / Broker | 910-690-6126

Whitney Nilsen

Broker | 910-528-1263

Tanya Papandrea

Broker | 919-542-3966

Kathy Virtue

Broker | 910-695-9101

Local equestrian living attractions


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.


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 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.


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.