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Mount Bank Farm

Ellerbeck, Northallerton

North Yorkshire

DL6 2TE

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Opening Hours

Weekdays By Appointment

We stock a wide range of point of lay hens.  All hens come fully vaccinated, sexed and at Point of Lay (POL). All will happily live together and are a good choice for a first time chicken keeper.

Discounts;

£1 off per hen when you buy 4 - 9

£2 off per hen when you buy 10+

Discount applies to hens listed below only.

LAST BATCH OF THE YEAR FOR 2019!

Blue Splash 

A striking, well natured bird. The splash colouring gives they a light blue/grey base, with varying blue flecks throughout the feathering of the hen. 

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium/Large

Eggs: Light Brown, approximately 280 - 300 per year.

Blacktail

A classic in the hobby for good reason. Bred from Rhode Island Red and Light Sussex parents, these lovely birds are both friendly and fantastic layers. A brown hen with black highlights in their tail.

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Light Medium

Eggs: Brown, approximately 280 - 300 per year.

Available

Blacks

Black hens with beautiful green iridescence

to the plumage

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium/Large

Eggs: Dark Brown, approximately 280+ per year.

Available

Speckledy  (aka Cuckoo, Speckled Marans)

Striking bird with distinctive black/white/grey barring to the feathers. Friendly and a good layers. 

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium

Eggs: Medium/Dark Brown, approximately 280 per year.

Amber (aka Silver)

An exceptionally friendly bird based on Rhode Island parentage. Predominantly white with varying amounts of cream/amber tint. A great choice as a family bird, or if you are a new poultry keeper.

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium

Eggs: Light Brown, approximately 280 - 300 per year.

Light Sussex

Very popular classically coloured bird. Great layers, very easy to tame. A striking additional to any flock. White with black flecking to the neck and tail. 

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium/Large

Eggs: Light Brown, approximately 280 per year.

Gingernut Ranger (aka Warren, Goldline, etc) 

The mainstay of the chicken industry. Produced to be a friendly easy going bird, and an exceptionally good layer. A ginger bird with white highlights. 

Price £12.50 per hen before discount.

Hen: Medium

Eggs: Light Brown, approximately 300+ per year.

Magpie (aka Pied/Silver/Black Sussex)

Think Light Sussex, but reversed colouring! Striking birds with primarily black feathering and varying white colouring around the neck and chest. Both relaxed hardy.

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium/Large

Eggs: Light Brown, approximately 280 per year.

Sold Out for 2019

Millefluer Leghorn

Stunning birds with tricoloured plumage, based on the leghorn. A lively bird which isn't so keen on being handled, but are an exceptional white egg layer.

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Small/Medium

Eggs: White, approximately 320 per year.

Sold out for 2019

Bluebell (aka Blue Haze)

A popular choice thanks to their blue/grey plumage. Good natured, slightly heavier bird which are excellent layers.

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium/Large

Eggs: Light Brown, approximately 280 - 300 per year.

Sold out for 2019

Columbine *(aka Skyline, Cream Legbar hybird)

Hybrid variety of the Crested Cream Legbar. A lively bird, with some variability in colouring between each hen - browns, creams, tans + greys. 80% of birds will lay a blue/Green egg, with others laying a range of pastel shades.

£20 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium

Eggs: 80% blue/Green egg Approximately 280 - 300 per year.

Sold out for 2019

White Leghorn (aka White Star, White Ranger)

As above with the Millefluer Leghorn, but with solid white plumage eventually developing large striking red combs.

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Small/Medium

Eggs: White, approximately 320 per year.

Rhode Rock

Similar in appearance to the Copper Marans. Both friendly and excellent layers. Attractive black feathering with varying gold  highlights to the neck and check.

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium

Eggs: Light Brown, approximately 300 per year.

Copper Marans (aka Copper Black)

Produced from French Black Marans, a good choice if you want plenty of dark brown eggs. Similar look to the Rhode Rock, they have mainly black feathering with varying copper highlights to their neck and chest. ​Well mannered lovely birds.

£15 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium/Large

Eggs: Dark Brown, approximately 280+ per year.

Sold out for 2019

Yorkshire Blue

Hybrid variety of the Cream Legbar. A lively bird, lovely blue plumage. 80% of birds will lay a blue/green egg, with others laying a range of pastel shades.

£20 per hen, before discount. 

Hen: Medium

Eggs: 80% blue/Green egg Approximately 280 - 300 per year.