Delta Downs Racetrack has been one of the premier horse racing facilities since it opened in 1973. The track has had a miraculous rebirth since it was damaged by Hurricane Rita in 2005, and now it continues its preeminent place in the horse racing industry. Equine experts interested in being part of this amazing story will now have the chance to bid on real estate close to Delta Downs. Thursday, April 24, buyers will have the opportunity to purchase an equestrian estate located between Lake Charles, La., and Beaumont, Texas, and only 10 minutes from Delta Downs Racetrack. United Country – Bonnette Auctions Louisiana Outdoor will offer this luxury horse ranch for competitive bidding during a live auction.
"Our sellers recognize the value of using an accelerated method of marketing – in other words, an auction – to sell their property," said Barbara Bonnette, auctioneer and owner of United Country – Bonnette Auctions Louisiana Outdoor – based out of Alexandria, La. "What does this mean for buyers? It means they have the opportunity to purchase an outstanding Delta Downs equestrian property at the price of their choosing."
This event will offer this property in three tracts:
50± acres with barns
Home with 20± acres
Home on 70± acres
The custom cypress log home features two-and-a-half stories, approximately 5,277 square feet of living space, three bedrooms, three baths, a walkout basement and three-car garage. The home is detailed with Pella windows, stone and cast iron gas fireplaces, slate walk-in shower, Jacuzzi tub, rich cypress floors and beams, walls with Trompe L'Oeil finish, wraparound porches and more. The ranch has a half-mile gallop track with a three-horse starting gate, horse breeding facility, 80x180, 33-stall barn, 40x100, seven-stall barn and five turn-out paddocks.
"This estate offer ranch living at its finest," Bonnette said. "Not only is the location ideal for any horse enthusiast, but the property has excellent equestrian facilities and is great for breeding and training operations."
The April 24 event will be held live at 10 a.m. on-site at 11538 Hwy 109 in Starks, La. Interested parties can visit the open house Sunday, April 6 from 2 to 4 p.m.
For auction and inventory details, photos and terms and conditions, visit BonnetteAuctions.com. The auction team can be contacted directly at 318-443-6614.
About United Country
United Country Real Estate is the largest fully integrated network of conventional and auction real estate professionals in the United States and Central America. The company has been an innovator in lifestyle (non-urban) real estate marketing since 1925. United Country supports nearly 500 offices across the U.S., Costa Rica, Panama and resort areas of Mexico, with a unique, comprehensive marketing program that includes one of the largest portfolios of specialty property marketing websites (more than 3,500 separate sites and traffic of approximately 3 million visitors per month), multiple United Country real estate catalogs and third-party lifestyle magazines with national distribution, an extensive buyer database and other national advertising of local properties that reaches more than 90 million homes per week. United Country has recently been recognized by Franchise Business Review, AllBusiness.com, The Land Report, Entrepreneur and The Wall Street Journal as one of the top U.S. real estate companies.