Father and Son team, Peter & Tom Iredale run their 1500 ewes in the heart of the lake district, on the shores of Ullswater. The flock consists of 1000 pedigree North County Hill Cheviots, 300 swaledale sheep, 150 crossbreed ewes and 50 texels.
If you have ever climbed the peaks of Helvellyn and St Sundays Crag you would have seen the ewes up there grazing at 3000ft.
Greenbank Farm Bed and Breakfast
Greenbank Farm, built in 1677 is based in Patterdale also has a B&B that is perfect for Coast to Coast walk running from St Bees to Robin Hoods Bay. For more details please contact Bev Iredale, Greenbank Farm B&B, 01768482292.
Greenbank Farm is Farm Assured and part of the Red Tractor Scheme. Number: 50115
What does this mean? It allows producers to prove that the standards of husbandry and welfare on farm meet nationally agreed levels of best practice and we get inspected annually.
Registered with the North Country Cheviot Sheep Society
The flock of pedigree cheviots became registered with the North Country Cheviot Sheep Society (NCCS) in 2017. Our society number is NCH431 and flock Prefix is “Greenbank Farm”.
At the auctions
Draft ewes have been sold at Lockerbie for the past 3 years going as far away as Devon.