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Heywood, Wiltshire


Equestrian Facility






21,940 sq ft

2,038 sq m

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Key features

  • Fantastic Established Business Opportunity
  • Four Bedroom House
  • Licensed `Doggy Day Care`
  • Indoor & Outdoor School
  • Block Built Stables
  • American Barn
  • Multiple Income Streams
  • Paddocks and Woodland
  • About 9.1 Acres


A truly unique proposition, a doggy daycare business with associated accommodation and extensive equestrian facilities including an indoor school. Formerly an equestrian rehabilitation therapy centre. The current vendors have diversified the income stream to include a highly profitable licenced ‘doggy day care` unit along side the equestrian facilities. The property sits well back in the plot and is perfectly situated to enjoy the owned land and facilities, complimented by paddocks and woodland.

Accounts available upon request and a signed NDA.

For further information please contact Rose on or email

Westbury 2.5 miles, Trowbridge 3.5 miles, Warminster 6 miles, Frome 9 miles, Bath 15 miles, M4 (junction 17) 18miles. Trains: Westbury to London Waterloo 1h 38min. International Airports: Bristol 38 miles, Southampton 50 miles, Heathrow 90 miles
Heywood Equestrian Centre is situated in between the towns of Trowbridge & Westbury, located in Wiltshire. Both local towns offer; train station, shopping, dining and leisure facilities with more extensive facilities available in Bath. Located just off the A350 the property enjoys excellent communication links which offers easy access for
clients with both equines and canines.

The West Country is excellently catered for with a range of private schools in the area including Warminster, Wells, Stonar and Dauntsey`s. State primary schools are at Southwick, Berkley & Dilton Marsh, with further schools at Westbury and Warminster nearby. For more details see for independents and for state schools information. For further details see for independent schools and for state schools information.

The delights of the historic town of Frome and the Roman city of Bath lie within easy reach. Longleat Safari Park, Iford Manor and Farley Castle are all easily accessible. There are plenty of walking, cycling and riding opportunities from the property. West Wilts Competition Centre is at Holt. Racing is at Bath, Wincanton & Salisbury. Golf is at Cumberwell and Frome.

An established business with excellent income and scope to grow further.

Previously used as a tack shop and local veterinary clinic with A1 planning the current vendors achieved a change of use to ‘doggy day care` in 2016.
•License for 15 dog day care
• License for 6 home boarding dogs
• Purpose built `doggy day care` unit in 2023
• Secure outside area
• Former Livery Yard
• Renting out Barn - Annual Income
• Further Potential Available

A truly unique property, formerly an equestrian rehab therapy centre. The current vendors have diversified the income stream to include a licenced ‘doggy day care` unit along side the equestrian facilities. The property sits well back in the plot and is perfectly situated to enjoy the owned land and facilities, complimented by paddocks and woodland.
•Four Bedroom House
• Indoor Arena
• Outdoor Arena
• Licensed ‘Doggy day care`
• American Barn
• Further Block built stables
• Hay Barn
• Covered Horse Walker
• Paddocks
• Woodland
• Multiple Income Streams
• Equestrian Tied
• Total about 9.1 acres

The house offers approx. 2300 sqft of light and spacious accommodation over two levels which has been well designed for an outdoors lifestyle with views from the kitchen and living spaces over the arena down to the stables.
• Hallway
• Open Plan Kitchen/ Dining room
• Living room
• Utility
• Cloakroom
• Boiler room
• Master bedroom with dressing room & ensuite
• Second bedroom with ensuite
• Two further double bedroom
• Family Bathroom

The property enjoys an extensive range of equestrian facilities, totalling approx. 19,500 sqft . Previously used as a therapy and rehab centre and currently used for livery as well as personal use. The facilities are suitable for both professional or personal use.
• 43 x 23m Indoor Arena
• 42 x 33m Outdoor Arena (scope to extend STPP)
• Covered Claydon Horse Walker
• Barn with 4 internal stable, own tack and feed room
• American Barn with 9 block built stables and storage space
• 10 block built stables with feed and tack rooms
• Hay Barn
• Yard office, cloakroom and kitchen area
• Further tack room with undercover tie up area
• Ample parking
• Turn out pen
• 4 containers, suitable for storage

The grazing is divided in to multiple post and rail paddocks with
water connected.
• Post and rail paddocks
• About 2.5 acres of Woodland
• Winter turnout areas
• Total about 9.1 acres.

All viewings strictly by appointment through the agents on . For further information or to book a viewing please contact Rose Grant or William Grant or email

Fox Grant and their clients give notice that:
1. They have no authority to make or give any representations or warranties in relation to the property.
2. These particulars have been prepared in good faith to give a fair overall view of the property, do not
form any part of an offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact.
3. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and
OS plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be
assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents.
Services have not been tested. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise.
Local Authority Wiltshire County Council
Council Tax Band G
Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) Band tbc
Services Mains water and electricity, Oil central heating. Private drainage
Fixtures & Fittings Unless mentioned specifically by separate negotiation.
Particulars Prepared in November 2023 by Rose Grant
Equestrian Tie The occupation of the dwelling hereby approved shall be limited to a person solely or mainly employed, or last employed, at Heywood Equestrian Centre, or a widow or widower of such person, or any resident dependants.

Postcode: BA13 4LP
From the A350 / Westbury Road turn onto Church Road towards Hey wood. After approximately 350ft and the entrance to Heywood Equestrian Centre will be found on your right hand side. Continue up the drive towards the house.
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Heywood, Wiltshire


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Westbury Station1.3 miles
  • Dilton Marsh Station2.6 miles
  • Trowbridge Station2.8 miles
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Fox Grant, Salisbury

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Fox Grant, Salisbury

Fox Grant are a well established firm of Leading Estate Agents, highly experienced in selling rural property. We specialise in the sale of Country Houses, Cottages, Farms & Estates, Smallholdings, Equestrian Property, Tourism & Leisure sites and Auction sales including Land, Lakes & Woodland. Our work is spread over the West Country including Hampshire, Wiltshire, Dorset, Somerset and parts of Devon. For specialist farm or equestrian sales or anything quirky our clientbase is national.

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