About this listing
White Horse Stables is an impressive Grade 11 listed Arts and Crafts country house close to Newmarket July and Rowley Mile Race Courses and Tattersalls making it the ideal retreat for the horsey types. Newmarket is 3 miles, the beautiful City of Cambridge 10 miles historic Bury St. Edmunds 13 miles. White Horse Stables resides in a quiet country location and has wonderful rural views. It is an ideal base for couples to unwind, solo adventurers to explore the surroundings and business travellers.
White Horse Stables is situated in the fashionable village of Stetchworth, 3 miles from Newmarket the home of British Horse Racing. The wonderful City of Cambridge is only 10 miles away and the historic town of Bury St. Edmunds is just 13 miles away.
Until recently White Horse Stables was home to ex Champion Jockey Frankie Dettori, his family and their four legged animals. Previous owners include the legendary Irish Gambler and ex Race Horse Trainer Barney Curley.
There will also be available exclusively for our guests use in the evening, should they wish to unwind before bed, a very comfortable coffee lounge and in addition a separate and very comfortable TV lounge. There is ample secure parking on our drive.
Interaction with guests
My husband and I are here to help and if required provide details of local places of interest. We can also advise on Pubs, Gastro Pubs and Restaurants in the area. Or we are in the background leaving you to explore the wonderful surroundings. A full English Breakfast and with trimmings is served in our Dining Room each morning or you are welcome to a picnic style hamper to take with you if you are in a rush.
Other things to note
White Horse Stables was commissioned in 1905 by the 3rd Earl of Ellesmere a racehorse enthusiast of the day and designed by Charles Voysey the celebrated English architect. Before the Second World War, it was a coach house which doubled as a small hotel and it is reputed that HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother stayed here whilst visiting Newmarket races.
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We are Jane and Chris. Our children have flown the nest leaving us to enjoy our retirement with our animals (4 horses, 2 cats and 2 dogs) IT'S QUIET !! Unless of course when our grandchildren are visiting. We enjoy meeting people and our aim is to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. Anything you need just ask and we will do our best to deliver.