Acorn Hill Farm is proud to offer horses of all levels, ages and experience from prospects to proven show horses. To inquire, please contact Robin Sweely at 703-304-5248 or RLSweely@aol.com. Click on photos to view videos.
"Bashful Star" - 2009 16.3hh Dark Bay Holsteiner Mare by Coming Star (Cor de la Bryere) - This lovely mare began her show career Spring 2018 and has lived up to her "star" namesake. She will go confidently in any ring. She is also very brave to the fences and is extremely tolerant of rider mistakes. Bashful is a model citizen off property-she behaves like a seasoned veteran and needs no prep whatsoever. Bashful is not mareish and is easy to handle with no vices. Enjoys hacking out alone or with company. She is quiet enough to switch to the hunters/equitation or happy to continue in the jumper ring (AA show experience through 1.0m). Her balanced and comfortable gaits combined with her bravery and technique over fences also make her an interesting eventing prospect. Currently schooling 3’6” courses with changes. Suitable for children and amateurs. USEF #5119296. Sale Price: $30,000.
"Bardento" - 2006 17.2hh Grey Imported Dutch WB Gelding by Cardento - Get noticed in any ring with this striking specimen! Bardento has been shown through the 1.30m jumpers and 3'3" hunters. He has all the moves for the Big Eq or scope and talent for a professional to bring up through the jumper ranks. This white cadillac is also suited for pure dressage. USEF #5188779. Sale price in the mid-five figures, lease price low-fives. Please inquire.
"Celestial Star" - 2007 16.2hh Bay Holsteiner Gelding by Coming Star (Cor de la Bryere) - ***Finished 4th at 2018 Zone 3 Finals in the Low Adult Jumpers*** Anyone can ride this gem of a horse, will be an asset to any barn! This handsome boy has winning miles through the High Adult Jumpers (1.10m-1.15m) and will make up to be competitive in the A/O jumpers. Has also done the Adult Hunters! Could definitely do the derbies. Just point and go! Celestial is careful and will always get to the other side making him a great confidence giver! Auto everything, perfectly content to school 1.25m one day and teach a WTC crossrail lesson the next. He needs no prep at shows and is sound with no maintenance. Great to hack out alone or with company. Truly a barn favorite! Also suitable for beginners and children. USEF #5002164. Sale Price: $55,000. Please inquire about possible lease.
"Freedom's Flash" - 2009 17.2hh Chestnut WB Gelding by Freedom Z (Furioso II) - This gentle giant is ready to begin his show career! Flash is currently schooling 3’ courses with changes and promising big scope. Hacks out nicely alone or with company and is comfortable jumping small natural obstacles. Despite his size, he is easy to handle and very sweet. Flash is ready for a person to call his own! Sale Price: $12,000.
"Crystal Lady" - 2009 15.3hh Chestnut WB Mare by Nob Hill - This fancy red mare has been lightly shown in the 2'6" hunters with good ribbons. She is a cute mover and jumper. Crystal is not mareish and is very sweet and easy on the ground. Ride her 6 days a week or once every 6 weeks she always comes out the same. Easy enough for a child to make up in to a 3' hunter/eq winner! Sale Price: $12,000.
"Wishful Star" - 2006 16.3hh Bay Holsteiner Mare by Coming Star - Wishful had extensive training as a young horse and is very broke on the flat with jumping experience but has been put on the backburner which is reflected in her price. While she is hot under saddle, Wishful is very sweet and easy on the ground. Wishful is suited for showjumping/eventing and also shows extreme promise as a broodmare prospect. She is not mareish and gets along well with other horses. Life USEF. Sale Price: $8500.
"Miss Pallas" - 2006 16hh Chestnut ISH/TB Mare by Pallas Digion - Miss P is a comfortable couch for WTC and jumping small fences. She is super quiet with a great brain, making her a wonderful trail partner or pleasure horse. She would also make an excellent broodmare prospect. Not mareish and gets along well with others, Miss P is a pleasure to work with! Life USEF. Sale Price: $5000.
“Arcadia Gold” - 2005 16.1hh Dark Bay TB gelding by Civilization - Winning miles through 1.20m, has also evented successfully through novice. Was 2017 HITS Culpeper Circuit Champion in the 1.15m jumpers. "Archie" has also been a happy participant at the Warrenton Horse Show in Pairs and Fox Hunter Over Fences placing second in each. Archie even has hunter pace experience! Point and shoot type, auto changes. Knows and loves his job! Safe, sane and sound. Would be a super Child/Adult Jumper, could possibly the low A/Os. USEF #5204984. LEASED.
“Celtic Comet” - 2007 16.3hh Chestnut ISH gelding by Pallas Digion - Lots of local miles in the Child/Adult Hunters & Jumpers, champion or reserve every time out. USEF #5002162. LEASED.
"Tinka's Legacy" - 2006 17hh Black Roan Oldenburg Gelding by Tinka's Lad - Legacy has miles in the jumpers through 1.10m and 3' hunter/eq. He is easy in every way! USEF #4929516. LEASED.
"Ultimate" - 2004 16.2hh Bay Holsteiner Mare by Cassini I - Ultimate is the ultimate teacher in the jumper ring! Show record a mile long through 1.35m. USEF #5055458. SOLD.