Riding School at the Durdans, Chalk Lane
Riding School at the Durdans, Chalk Lane, Epsom and Ewell, Surrey KT18 7AX View on map
The property is an indoor riding school designed by George Devey for Lord Rosebery, who later became Prime Minister. It was built in 1881. It is still used for equestrian purposes as it is part of the Durdans Stables, a racing and livery yard. Lord Rosebery bred three Derby winners: Lados, Cicero and St Visto, whose graves are also at the Durdans.
Open by appointment.
- Open on Heritage Open Day
Head towards Epsom Racecourse and follow Chalk Lane down from the Racecourse. Durdans is through double doors on the left just before a barrier across the road. Nearest railway station is Epsom approx ¾ mile away. Not served by a bus route.
Limited parking and is shared with the livery horse owners so suggest, if possible, visitors should park at the racecourse - end of Chalk Lane and walk down to the stables. Very pleasant walk - 15 minutes.
- Wheelchair access: Partial
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: Yes