Sheep graze in the pasture around the house. No artificial fertilisers are used
The ewes are a Suffolk cross mules, covered by rams that are either a Charolais cross or a Texel cross.
Lamb are sent to the local slaughterhouse less than 30 minutes distant. Current lamb boxes are new season lamb, born in mid-February 2020.
Godmersham church, dedicated to St Lawrence the Martyr, is part Saxon, part 12th C Norman. Jane Austen is known to have worshipped here.
Jane Austen is believed to have used this folly for her writing
The lambs are rarely far from their sibling or their mother
1 mile of the chalk stream Stour runs through the estate. Coots, Moorhen and a variety of ducks abound.
Alex Pynnn and Flea in action