ERLESTOKE HOUSE FARM SHOP

Meet the Erlestoke Chickens

Our chickens are tended by the men and provide us with Free Range Eggs for sale in the shop and for use in the Guilty Pleasures bakery.

Rhode island red

Rhode Island Red

The Rhode Island Red can be used for anything. They're prized for their 220 eggs a year production, and popular in shows. There's nothing this chicken can't do.

Light sussex

Light Sussex

The Sussex breed is magnificent as egg layers, able to keep egg production high even through the winter months. They also have quite a following as show birds because of their easy-going temperament.

Appenzeller

Appenzeller

The Appenzeller is a breed of chicken originating in Appenzeller region of Switzerland. The Spitzhauben, meaning "pointed hood" has a V-comb and feather crests, they are decent egg layers.

Araucana

Araucana

Though they have high mortality rates in the egg, the Araucana breed is a good dual purpose chicken with strong egg producing qualities.

Buff sussex

Buff Sussex

The Sussex breed is magnificent as egg layers, able to keep egg production high even through the winter months. They also have quite a following as show birds because of their easy-going temperament.

Lavender orpington

Splash of Lavender Orpingtons

Orpingtons can do it all, whether it be laying 200 eggs a year, or being easy to handle and show. These are just a good chicken for all occasion.

Brahma

Brahma

The Brahma can do everything, from lay eggs to win awards at a breed show. This is one of the largest breeds in the world and is an ideal chicken for newcomers as they're easy to manage.

Blue laced wyandotte

Blue Laced Wyandotte

The Wyandotte looks deceptively large, though that's mostly caused by the feathers. They are great egg layers and considered very friendly and easy to care for, making them good for beginners.

Speckled sussex

Speckled Sussex

The Sussex breed is magnificent as egg layers, able to keep egg production high even through the winter months. They also have quite a following as show birds because of their easy-going temperament.

Barnevelder

Barnevelder

A triple threat, the Barnevelder is great for egg laying, and even has a following as a show bird. A large bird, they are known to be calm and easy to handle, even considered shy by some.