The lists on this site contain brief details of the horses we currently
have available for sale and are available for viewing by appointment. We pride
ourselves in having one of the best collections of Trakehners in the world - We invite you
to visit and judge for yourself. Holme Grove Farm and Holme Park Stud have built up a mare
herd of the highest quality Pure Bred Trakehners, having carefully selected them for
movement, beauty, confirmation, correctness
but most of all.temperament!
Our Trakehner Stallions: Holme Grove Istanbul - by Flaneur out of Idyll- Our Magnificent foundation Stallion - Premium Graded and 100 day performance tested in Germany, BWBS Champion Stallion 87 scoring 10 for Masulinity (returned to Germany 1994 where he later died). We purchased Istanbul from Germany as an Intermediare 1 Schoolmaster Dressage stallion for my sister Julia Wetton and foundation stallion for our Trakehner mare herd. He was by the famous stallion Flaneur and out of Idyll. His bloodlines combined both dressage and jumping and he bred 2 grade A show jumpers while in our ownership (one called Impact II) He also was the sire of the Grandprix jumping horse "Goldkorn" ridden by Hugo Simon. He bred very good moving horses and some of the progeny bred by us went to Prix St George in dressage. He also bred some outstanding mares who were awarded premiums at their grading, some of which are still in our herd.
Holme Grove Solomon - Home bred from outstanding bloodlines by Fernando. (His dam Holme Grove Schlobitten (who died at 30 years old on 7th Feb 1998) was dam of Schiwago one of the best Trakehner Stallions to grade in Germany in recent years - German Supreme Champion Stallion) TBF Graded and Performance tested and BWBS Graded. A beautiful stallion with a wonderful character and breathtaking paces that he consistently passes to his progeny. Selected by Dressage magazine as runner up "Young Dressage Stallion of the Year" in 1994. He was awarded the 1998 Best British Bred Dressage Sire for his progeny performance by the BHF and was leading British Bred Dressage Sire again in 2000. His winning progeny are too many to mention but can be seen listed here
Pascal by Matador by Donauwind out of Pr.St Peggi. Born 1979. German Graded and Performance Tested Trakehner Stallion This combination of bloodlines includes the best of jumping lines and Grandprix dressage. Pascal is closely related to Olympic dressage horses TCN Partout and Peron. Pascal was successful in his own right in dressage, Eventing and Dressage. Pascal was on loan to Holme Grove Farm for two seasons before being sold to Harmsworth Stud. Sadly he died in 2001.
Holme Grove Prokofiev by Beg xx was graded in Germany imported in 1998 as a 3 year old. 100 day German performance tested. His first crop of foals made a great impression at the 1999 TBF Show winning 1st , 2nd, 4th in the older colt foal class and 1st, 2nd, 3rd, &4th in the filly class and overall Champion TBF foal 1999, Reserve Champion foal 2000 and Champion Foal and Reserve Supreme 2001 ! Full list of his progeny results here
Holme Park Krug our TBF graded and 100 day German performance tested son of Holme Grove Solomon produced his first foals in 2000 and they were all stunning and achieved Champion TBF Foal 2000. His 2001 crop of foals are just as stunning and all sold Holme Park Dynamo was Supreme Champion Part Bred at the TBF Show 2001. At the 2002 TBF Show his progeny triumphed again winning Reserve Champion Youngstock (Holme Park Kaskade) Champion Foal and Reserve Supreme Champion and Best British Bred Trakehner 2002 (Holme Park Vanity) 2003 Holme Park Kaskade was TBF Youngstock Champion. Progeny results
Holme Park Legend is the youngest of our stallions and 3rd generation of our stallion line being the son of Holme Park Krug. Holme Park Legend is an outstanding athlete with all round ability for Dressage, Eventing and Show Jumping.
Stock of our breeding have been awarded the TBF Supreme Championship in 1987, 88, 89, 90, 91(Res), 92, 93, 94 (Res) 96, 97, 98 (res), 00 CH & Res. 01 (Res). Holme Grove Solomon has been awarded the "Top British Bred Stallion 1998 & 2000" (by annual progeny winnings) in the Dressage discipline by the British Horse Foundation. At the 2000 Annual Show horses of our breeding were Champion Foal, Res.Champion Mare, Champion Youngstock, Champion Riding Horse, Champion Dressage Horse and Supreme & Reserve Champion of the show. At the 2001 TBF Annual Show our horses were awarded two premiums in the grading, Champion Foal, Champion Mare, Champion Youngstock, Mare Family Champions, Reserve Supreme and Best British Bred Trakehner 2001. At the 2002 TBF Show our progeny won Reserve Champion Youngstock (Holme Park Kaskade) Champion Foal and Reserve Supreme Champion and Best British Bred Trakehner 2002 (Holme Park Vanity) See full schedule of Show results
All our young-stock are handled from birth, wormed and feet trimmed regularly. They are also vaccinated for Equine Flu and Tetanus. All are open to any vet and are free of any known vices, unless declared otherwise. They have full TRAKEHNER BREEDERS FRATERNITY (TBF) Pink Papers unless stated otherwise.