Manor House Stables

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Manor House Stables
Thoroughbred racing stable
Genre Professional sports
Founded 2006
Founder Michael and Louise Owen
Headquarters Malpas, United Kingdom
Key people
Tom Dascombe, trainer
Owner Michael Owen and Andrew Black

Manor House Stables is a thoroughbred horse racing establishment situated in Cheshire, England from where racehorse trainer Tom Dascombe currently operates.[1]

The stable, converted from a cattle barn by Michael Owen and his wife Louise, began operating as a training establishment in March 2007 with 30 horses in training.[2]

In July 2009, Betfair co-founder Andrew Black was approached to become joint owner of Manor House Stables LLP. The completion of this deal enabled the company to secure the services of successful racehorse trainer Tom Dascombe, who as of March 2010 has over 100 horses in training at the stable.[3]

On 14 September 2014 Brown Panther recorded the stable's first Group 1 victory in the Irish St Leger.


  1. ^ "Tom Dascombe, Manor House Stables". Directory of the turf. Retrieved 3 March 2010. 
  2. ^ "About Manor House Stables". Manor House Stables. Retrieved 3 March 2010. 
  3. ^ Paley, Tony (23 July 2009). "Footballer Michael Owen to appoint Tom Dascombe as new trainer". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 23 July 2009. 

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