Mantel Farm is a family run smallholding in the heart of the East Sussex Countryside. Our aim is to support our family in the most self sufficient and sustainable way as possible. We run a small scale family business, only selling products we have used ourselves and animals we have experience in keeping. Mantel Farm is on the outskirts of the historic town of Battle in the hamlet of Henley Down, between the villages of Catsfield and Crowhurst. It has been a poultry farm since the 1940's, originally producing poultry and eggs to the commercial market. When we purchased the farm it had ceased trading for a number of years, but it soon became our dream to not let this agricultural premises lay idle but to return it to its intended use, although on a smaller scale.