Starr Vaughn Equestrian Center Offered for $12,000,000

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Starr Vaughn Equestrian Center – 7541 Sloughhouse Road, Elk Grove, CA    $12,000,000

Property Overview
72 acres of level to gently rolling terrain, designed in consultation with Robert Jolicoeur (who designed the entire equestrian venue for the 1996 Atlanta Olympics). You are welcomed by a secure double entry gate, 24ft. wide X 28ft. High, equipped with an elite automatic gate opener key pad. Take pleasure as you drive down paved roads boasting hundreds of trees, beautiful landscaping, garden park, and putting green.

Currently the property hosts frequent dressage and hunter/jumper shows, breed events, educational symposiums, boards 60+ horses. Potential use for weddings, vineyards, or potential lot split per current zoning.

Custom Home
The attractive custom home is comprised of two wings. The first wing offers three bedrooms and two bathrooms, with an open concept living room/kitchen. Lovely high vaulted ceilings, a grand fireplace with wood stove, hardwood floors, and French doors that open to a covered veranda. The second wing has one bedroom, one bathroom featuring a walk-in closet, kitchen and open floor plan. Both wings have their own private entrances, with a shared laundry facility.


Covered Arena
Ring One is an architecturally distinctive covered arena, 220ft. x 98ft. Feature include Eurofelt footing, mirrors, slanted tongue and groove wooden sidewalls, sprinkler watering system, new commercial lights and speaker system, fire sprinklers, 30ft. X 180 ft. covered deck, and spectator seating for 500+.


Arena Offices
Two arena offices used for shows boast vaulted ceilings; tile floors; windows overlooking arena; five phone lines; wheelchair accessible ramp with powder coated handrails; and Trex decking. Two luxury bathrooms with granite countertops and special non-slip flooring. Commercial kitchen for café or catering, equipped with two Beverage Air refrigerators, two Beverage Air freezers, Manitowoc ice maker, Ultra-Glo warmer, Imperial deep fryer, Imperial gas four burner stove/oven/grill combo, stainless steel throughout.

Outdoor Arenas
Ring Two: 120ft. x 230ft.
Ring Three: 120ft. x 250ft.
Jumping arena with awning for mounted riders.
Ring Four: 140ft. x 300ft.
Ring Five: 130ft. x 230ft.
Jumping arena with high perimeter fencing.
Ring Six: 100ft. x 220ft.
Ring Seven: 60ft. x 120ft.

Exercise Facilities
Covered Centaur
Free Flow Exerciser
Covered Round Pen
Two outdoor lounging pads

In close proximity to parking and arenas, MD barns are 14 gauge steel with rust resistant coating, impact-proof, kick-through wall warrantied, flow-through ventilation, and fire resistant.

a51Breeding Barn Charming cupolas top this roomy barn with three 12ft. x 24ft. stalls, rubber matted; one 12ft. x 12ft. stall, rubber matted, attached paddocks, with no climb fencing, lights, heaters, fans, fire sprinkler system, extra-large storage area, extra-large roll-up and sliding doors, and two lockable storage rooms.
Veranda Barn 22 12ft. x 12ft. stalls equipped with rubber matting, two tack rooms, lights, fans, extended overhanging eaves, spacious covered veranda entrance.

Center Aisle Barn
Ten 12ft. x 24ft. stalls, rubber matted, automatic watering system, lights, fans.

Fountain Barn Cupolas top the raised center gable roofline with sliding windows for adjustable ventilation. 22ft. x 12ft. stalls, rubber matted, with deep shade overhangs surround courtyard, fountain, reflecting pool, lawn, and palm trees. Grilled shutter windows, ventilated stall doors, corner feed pens, automatic irrigation, lights, heaters, fans, stampede concrete aisles with rubber mats, fire sprinkler system, automatic fly control system, two tack rooms, two bathrooms, eight grooming/wash stalls with hot water two feed rooms; laundry room with Continental heavy duty washer, Kenmore dryer, utility sink; kitchen with custom cabinets, refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, and stainless steel sink. Hopper bin feed tank located nearby for easy access.


Hay Barn 60ft. x 60ft. with extra high ceilings for optimal ventilation.

a47RV/Storage Barn 40ft. x 40ft. Snider block barn with extra high ceilings for optimal ventilation.

Portable Show Barns 96 10ft. x 10ft. stalls in four separate portable barns. Ten engineered barn pads each fit one 24- stall portable barn for up to 240 portable stalls.

Paddocks & Pastures
Irrigated and dry paddocks with MD shelters. Large irrigated pastures with MD shelters Twenty two gates and more than 9000ft of no climb fencing.

Two high producing wells with Groundfos pumps. 1,000 gallons per minute, drilled to 400ft. and 450ft. depth, water at 134ft. 5,000 gallon storage tank, with an extensive underground irrigation system. Excellent drainage throughout property. Horseshoe pond with hydrant system for fire protection.

Event Amenities
56-space paved spectator parking lot with commercial lighting. 15 graveled RV spaces with water and power. Two graveled exhibitor trailer parking spots. Four outdoor wash racks. Cross country and stadium humps. Jump course posting boards. Dressage courts and moveable mirrors Three portable judges’ booths. Picnic tables, tables, chairs, standing heaters, vendor areas with power, portable toilets, 40 waste/trash drums, large air compressor, extensive shelving and storage.
a38Maintenance Equipment
Three John Deere tractors. Two flatbed trailers Large Arena drag Ford 9,000 series water truck with 2,000 gallon water tank. Custom Pegasus Horse Trailer Endless Development and Business

Opportunities Await You.

This property is represented by Jean Merkelbach of Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty | 775.832.4900 |

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