About Matthew Gregory King Ltd.

Matthew with Leah in 1979
Matthew with Leah in 1979


Matthew Gregory King Ltd.  has been associated with breeding and showing of Shires and Clydesdales at the highest level for over 40 years and with many past and present champions and there is a wealth of experience within the family.  Not only have we enjoyed success with our own horses we have also been the source of many famous horses, having supplied National Champions and the foundation stock of several well known UK and international studs. 

Matthew is both a Shire Horse Judge and a Clydesdale Horse Judge and has huge experience with both breeds.  He and his younger brother Adam work hard expertly caring for our horses. 

Matthew's father Alistair and his step mother Janet are the owners of the well known and highly respected Cotebrook Stud which is open to the public and is now the home of of the legendary Shire stallion Moorfield Edward and his son Moorfield Ted, this being the only place in the world where two premium stallions stand side by side. 

We are always delighted to welcome genuinely interested customer to view our horses and are happy to answer all enquiries and first time buyers are very welcome.  Please don't worry if you lack experience, we alll have to start somewhere and we are here to help and answer your questions both before and after your purchase. 

Our farm is situated in glorious countryside near the South Cheshire / North Shropshire border.  We are within easy driving distance of both Liverpool and Manchester airports and close to the main motorway system. 

Free to roam in glorious Cheshire countryside
Free to roam in glorious Cheshire countryside
Cawdor Cup
Cawdor Cup
World class stallions
World class stallions