Suppliers South East England

Southdown sheep

Southdown sheep

The suppliers listed here are based in South East England, but many supply across the UK (see each entry offering Mail Order)

See our buying guide for advice on what to look for when buying mutton.

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Organic producers are identified thus:


Back to Nature Farm Produce

Available from: Farm Shop
www.shabdenparkfarm.co.uk      01737 552744    
Shabden Park Farm, High Road, Chipstead, Surrey CR5 3SF      Contact: Kirstie Banham
Native breed mutton, lamb, beef and pork reared using traditional farming methods. Traditionally hung, butchered and hand-prepared.
Breed: Suffolk crossed Mules
Ewes or Wethers: both      Age: 2-7 years     Hanging period: 14-21 days
Season available: approx October to April     Cuts or Boxes: both

Burscombe Cliff Farm

Organic
Available by: Mail Order, Farm or Shops
www.kfma.org.uk/BurscombeCliffOrganicFarm   01233 756468 
Burscombe Cliff Organic Farm, Egerton, Ashford, Kent TN27 9BB    
Contacts: Hilary Jones and Ben Garratt
The farm produces organic mutton and other meats, all slaughtered locally. Sustainability and animal welfare are essential to the way they work.
Breed: Lleyn, some Wensleydale X and Badgerface
Ewes or Wethers: Ewes      Age: variable     Hanging period: 10 days
Season available: Mainly spring or autumn     Cuts or Boxes: both
Other Outlets: Peckham, Eltham, Whitstable and Wye Farmers’ Markets.

Drovers Hill Farm

Organic
Available by: Mail Order & Collection by appointment
www.drovershillfarm.co.uk       07729 823644   
Drovers Hill Farm, Saunderton, Nr Princes Risborough, Bucks HP27 9NJ   Contact: Nicola Knop
The farm has a flock of pedigree, organic Lleyn sheep, chosen as they make good mothers and are hardy enough for our exposed farm in the Chiltern Hills.
Breed: Lleyn
Ewes or Wethers: ewes      Age: 2 years+     Hanging period: 14 days
Season available: Aug to Dec      Cuts or Boxes: cuts

Green Farm Lamb

Available by: Collection by appointment or Shops
www.greenfarmlamb.co.uk      01263 577441   
Green Farm, Little Barningham, Norwich, Norfolk NR11 7LW      Contact: Jo Daniels
Home-grown lamb and mutton available through Norfolk Farmers Markets.
Breed: North Country Mules cross Suffolk, Texel and Charollais
Ewes or Wethers: ewes       Age: 2 years +     Hanging period: 12–14 days
Season available: all year round     Cuts or Boxes: both
Other Outlets: Farmers’ markets at Aylsham, Aldborough, Caverham Garden Centre, Fakenham and various regional shows.

Lee House Farm

Organic
Available by: Collection by appointment or Farmers Markets
www.leehousefarm.co.uk      01403 753311  
Plaistow, Billingshurst, West Sussex RH14 0PB     Contact: Grant Roffey
Organic farm selling its own produce from the farm or from local Farmers Markets.
Breed: various
Ewes or Wethers: ewes     Age: 2 years +      Hanging period: 14 days +
Season available: Sept to May     Cuts or Boxes: cuts
Other Outlets: Twickenham & Cranleigh Farmers’ Markets

Romshed Farm

Organic
Available from Farm
www.romshedfarm.co.uk      01732 463372    
Underriver, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0SD     Contact: Fidelity Weston
Organic mutton and other home-produced meats available from the farm and locally.
Breed: Mainly Lleyn
Ewes or Wethers: ewes      Age: 2 years +       Hanging period: 14 days
Season available: variable Cuts or Boxes: both

Sheepdrove Organic Farm

Organic
Available by: Mail Order and shops
www.sheepdrove.com       01488 674747    
Sheepdrove Road, Lambourn, Berkshire RG17 7UU     Contact: Ashley Taylor
Home-produced meats including mutton from their own organic farm in Berkshire. Pastures planted with herbs for mutton flavour.
Breed: Shetland cross, pure Shetland, Lleyn and Herdwicks.
Ewes or Wethers: both     Age:2 years +      Hanging period: 14 days
Season available: mainly September to May, but can be all year.      Cuts or Boxes: cuts
Other Outlets: Bristol and Maida Vale, London

Stansted Park Farm Shop

Organic
Available by: Mail Order & Collection by appointment
www.stanstedfarmshop.com     Shop: 02392 413576; Office: 02392 631851    
Maze Courtyard, Stansted Park, Rowlands Castle, Hants PO9 6DX   Contact: Fred Duncannon
Farm shop and mail order service for mutton and a wide range of organic foods many produced on the Goodwood Estate
Breed: Southdown x Mule
Ewes or Wethers: ewes       Age: 3 years +      Hanging period: 14 days +
Season available: August to March     Cuts or Boxes: boxes

Wick Farm Meats

Available by: Mail Order & Shop
www.wickfarmmeats.co.uk      01206 738656    
Wick Farm Wholesale Meats, Church Road, Layer-De-La-Haye, Essex CO2 0EW
Contact: Christine Faircloth
This family-run retail and wholesale butchery company raises sheep and cattle on their farm, supplying meat both directly to the public and also on a wholesale basis to restaurants, pubs, schools and takeaways.
Breed: Suffolk and Texel
Ewes or Wethers: both      Age: various     Hanging period: 7 days
Season available: all year round     Cuts or Boxes: cuts

 

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