Wood Lane Stables is a purpose built training establishment near Sturminster Newton in Dorset. Completed in May 2005 it was designed by William, Alice and Paddy Hoare MRICS.  It was built on the site of a disused dairy and is surrounded by beautiful countryside and quiet country lanes.


The facilities at Wood Lane Stables include:


  • 24 loose boxes with rubber floors and walls
  • 4 additional isolation boxes
  • wash stalls with hot water & heat lamps
  • full rubber walkways/yards
  • weigh bridge
  • hydrotherapy spa
  • extensive tack room & drying rooms
  • feed house
  • day room with kitchen & WC facilities
  • office/owners room with kitchen facilities & Sky TV
  • indoor lorry bay
  • 6 horse covered horsewalker
  • international sized indoor arena
  • 60m x 40m outdoor arena
  • 5 furlong all weather uphill gallop
  • grass schooling area beside the River Stour
  • extensive turnout paddocks
  • on site staff accommodation


Eventing Club

By joining the eventing club you will get discounts & exclusive invitations to special events.





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