Whether you’re looking for first class facilities in which to prepare your horse for competition,  hacking through the Oxfordshire countryside, or simply an escape from the stress of daily life, Checkendon Equestrian Centre is the ideal place with 80 acres of beautiful woods, a 30 acre woodland garden to ride through and pasture land.

Horses are our passion, so we understand how much you value your time and relationship with your horse. We hope you will enjoy meeting other friendly livery owners and enjoy your time with us.

Livery is £700 per month

The price of the livery includes use of the following:

  • Superb local countryside for enjoyable and quality hacking
  • A 30 acre beautiful woodland garden, which you can walk and ride through
  • Two indoor schools 20mx46m – Waxed sand surface with mirrors. A full set of show jumps are available with this school, 17mx36m – Waxed sand surface with mirrors. Show jumps can be used in these schools.
  • Three outdoor schools 25mx32m, Floodlit with rubber and sand surface. 60x24m – Rubber and sand surface. A full set of show jumps are available with this school. 20x40m – Rubber and sand surface. Show jumps can be used in these schools
  • Cross-country jumps ranging from 2’3” to 3’3” spread across two fields, which include ditches, steps, bank
  • Coffee Shop
  • Toilet facilities
  • Monthly dressage and show jumping competitions
  • Stables with wall-to-wall rubber matting
  • Post and Rail all year turnout
  • Rubber floored horse walker
  • Drying Room
  • On-site regular supervision
  • Tuition available with our qualified instructors
  • Equissage
  • Equine Massage Therapist on site
  • Storage for rugs, tack, horse equipment, lorry/trailer

The price of the livery includes the following services and consumables:

  • Muck out
  • Bedding (one bale per week)
  • Feed (not supplements)
  • Hay or Haylage
  • Turnout/Bring in
  • Daily brush off + pick out of feet
  • Change of rugs
  • Tack cleaning (when ridden by Checkendon Equestrian Centre)
  • Water
  • Electricity
  • Use of all facilities
  • Organised visits of Centre’s farrier, dentist and vet

Schooling £30/session

Your horse will be schooled or trained for you by an appropriately experienced member(s) of staff.  The member(s) of staff will concentrate on improving your horse and working on the horse according to its individual requirements.

Exercise £20/session

Your horse will be hacked, lunged or ridden in a lesson by an appropriately experienced member(s) of staff


This is only for the use of the stable

CLIPPING from £50

Extra may be charged if the horse proves difficult to clip

TRIMMING£10.00-£15.00 depending on area to be trimmed