Wednesday, Apr. 17, 2024


Morningstar Farm – 20 Acres in Southport FL


Welcome to Morningstar Farm. This is the perfect ”storybook” home that you’ve been waiting for! Perfectly maintained 3 bedroom/2.5 bath custom home on 20 acres with a 4-stall horse barn, hay barn, workshop, pole barn, and access to fishing, kayaking or paddleboarding to Deer Point Lake. The home has all the upgrades you could ever want, including wraparound porch, new dual HVACs, new roof (2019), gorgeous hardwood floors, custom cabinets and countertops, oversized garage, and so much more! Heavy duty vinyl horse fence surrounds the pasture, paddocks and lighted arena. The horse barn also has many upgrades, including insulated roof and walls, rubber StableComfort floors, and a beautiful tack room with kitchenette. Flood zone X = flood insurance not required. Just 14 miles to the airport and 20 miles to the beach.

New Atlas Pinnacle composition shingle roof – 2019
Newly painted interior and exterior
New dual Daikin HVACs – 2021
Oversized garage (23×27) with attic storage. Floor to ceiling shelving and slatted wall panels on one interior wall. New hurricane-rated doors, attic access door, and ladder installed in 2020.
8’ deep wraparound porch with exterior ceiling fans on front and back porches
Wide plank heart pine floors throughout, except tile in bathrooms and laundry/mud room
Living room: Built-in cabinets with soft-close doors and soapstone countertops, see-through fireplace with soapstone hearth.
Dining room: Large formal dining room features stained glass light fixture.
Master bedroom: large see-through fireplace with soapstone hearth
Master closet: custom built-ins
Master bath: custom solid cherry vanities with soft-close doors, antique 1820 clawfoot tub, separate shower
Kitchen: custom cabinets with soft-close doors and drawers, island with butcher block top, soapstone countertops, built-in desk and pantry cabinets with soft-close doors, double oven, stainless steel appliances
Upstairs: large bonus room, twin bedrooms with dormer windows, and bathroom with jetted tub, separate shower and wainscotting. Views of barn, pastures and paddocks in bedrooms and bathroom. View of Sherretts Branch from bonus room.
Doors: Solid pine 5-panel doors throughout with vintage crystal doorknobs
Siding: James Hardie fiber cement lap siding with a woodgrain appearance used on exterior of house and to wrap all posts.
Outdoor living: Patio and large multi-level deck with mature landscaping.
50-amp power for RV behind garage.

20 acres private, well-established property includes approximately 7 acres of Sherretts Branch that feeds into Deer Point Lake. Deer Point Lake is a 5,000-acre impoundment located 7 miles north of Panama City off US 231 and SR 77 at Southport. Deer Point Lake is fed by natural freshwater streams and supplies more than 760 million gallons of fresh water daily to Panama City and the surrounding areas.
Fenced and cross-fenced with premium white 3-rail vinyl ranch fence and gates from Gardner Fence.
Easy care landscaping with drought-tolerant Pensacola Bahia grass
6’ vinyl privacy fence beside home (96’)
Fruit trees (peach, orange and fig)
Equipment barn (36 x 16)
Portable building (12 x 32) used as workshop and storage
Centrally located. In the country but close to everything:
• 14 miles to Northwest Beaches International Airport
• 22 miles to Pier Park and the west end of Panama City Beach, FL
• 23 miles to Tyndall AFB
• 8 miles to downtown Lynn Haven, FL
• 16 miles to downtown Panama City, FL

Center aisle horse barn (40 x 52) with separate 30-amp power for RV or horse trailer with living quarters.
Tack room (12 x 24): Heated and cooled, wide plank heart pine floors, bridle hooks (8), saddle racks (4), and kitchenette with custom solid wood cabinets, refrigerator and microwave. 8 x 40’ front porch and 8’ wraparound porch on three sides. Newly painted interior.
Tankless water heater, spray foam insulated roof and walls, wash stall, four 12 x 12 stalls with Global industrial fans and StableComfort rubber stall mat system.
Separate hay barn (24 x 24)
New roof on horse barn and hay barn in 2019.
7-acre pasture, 3 paddocks, lighted riding arena, jump field, and mini cross-country course






Listing Type

For Sale

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Waterfront Property w/Home

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Sales Organization

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida


Eva Sutherland, Realtor


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