Hen House Poultry

Good Husbandry = Healthy Hens


We are pleased to be able to bring you a massive selection of hybrid layers. If it's friendly birds which lay lots of lovely eggs then these are the chickens for you. They all come fully vaccinated and are sold at point of lay (16 -22 weeks old) These are available all year round.

We now have many new breeds available including, Buttercups, Splash Marans, Silver-duckwing Leghorns, Partridge Leghorns, Millefleur Leghorns and a Copper Maran hybrid.



Some of the April hens have now arrived. If you are on our waiting list for some, we will be in contact with you over the next few days. If you would to place an order for some, please follow the steps below, if we have sold out of the hens you would like, feel free to place an order via email for the next batch due in to us towards the end of April.

To place an order for hens, please select the ones you would like from the list below. If you need any feed or feeders/drinkers, supplements, etc, please go to the 'Products' page and then email your order to us; we will then be back in touch once the hens become available.

 Email address is: henhousepoultry@aol.com

Thank you for your patience

We are open by appointment only,- please ensure that you bring suitable boxes to transport your purchased birds home in!

We have plenty of parking, but please take care entering and exiting the driveway as it is a little concealed.

Please note, we do not have card facilities and as cheque guarantee cards are no longer valid we can only take cash payments or direct transfer.   

Purebreeds and other poultry are also available for sale in season. These include, Bantams, Large Fowl, Ducks and Quail. (Please see the other pages for details)

01622 843649 or 07711 082133

Scroll down to view the choice of hens

Mendlesham Ranger

Having a very good temperament and being an excellent layer, this is a good all-round bird and a great beginners bird too.

One of the friendliest birds you could own.

Available Now  £16

Mendlesham Amber

This bird is made up using the opposite cross of the one above.

It has the same character, just a different colour. They are a joy to have around having such a friendly nature. Some have brown specks on their plumage such as this one, others are a creamy white colour. 

Available from 21st April £16     

Mendlesham Blue

Out of all the birds we supply, the blues are always in high demand with their stunning smokey grey plumage.

These are quite a large bird, but could be described as 'gentle giants' as they have a placid nature. 

Available Now    £18


Fenning Black

These are very popular birds partly because of the brilliant green & blue sheen of their plumage and could be described as a good all round bird.

They look pretty, lay lots of eggs and are very robust and reliable. 

  Available Now  £16

Fenning Sussex

This is the bird which gets recognised the most due to it's close links with the Light Sussex.

The black hackle and tail feathers look great against the white plumage. Another good 'all round' bird.       

Available Now £18      


Pied Suffolk

Being the opposite of the bird above, i.e. black plumage with white neck feathers, this birds is based on another of the Sussex; this time the Silver Sussex.

Great looking bird - always popular. 

Available Now       £16


Fenning White

Having the reputation of being a slightly scatty and flighty bird the Fenning White (White Leghorn) is not everybody's choice. However once in lay she not only calms down but lays beautiful pure white shelled eggs.

This bird does really well in free range conditions  

              Available Now    £16                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  


Suffolk Blacktail

Having close links with the well known Rhode Island Red, this is the bird for many people. She is extremely friendly and has a lovely dark red plumage with black tail feathers.

A prolific layer.  

Available Now  £16


Fenning Cou Cou

Looking similar to the Marans and laying darker eggs than most, the Fenning Cou Cou is a good choice with her speckley appearance.

A great addition to any flock.

Available Now    £18


Heritage Skyline

We also stock this hen called the Heritage Skyline. This bird now comes in many different colours and their temperament has been greatly improved upon; meaning they fit in so much better within a mixed flock than they used to. These lay lovely blue/green eggs and are proving very popular.

            Available Now   £22         


Millefleur Leghorn

A beautiful looking bird. She lays lots of lovely white eggs and being one of the Leghorn family is slightly more flighty than some of the other birds, but makes up for it with her stunning appearance.

        Available Now     £20

Buttercup - Blacktail

We do two types of Buttercup - This is the blacktailed version.

they are very sweet in nature and lay plenty of brown eggs.

An excellent choice for first time keepers.

    Available from 21st April      £16

Buttercup - Whitetail

A similar bird to the one above, but lighter in colour and with a white tail. These prove very popular due to their calm nature and excellent laying ability. Another great choice for first time keepers.

  Available from 21st April   £18          


Silver Duckwing Leghorn

Another one of the Leghorn family. A very pretty bird which is proving very popular. She lays white eggs and plenty of them.

    Available Now       £20

Splash Maran

The Splash Maran is quite unique with her light lavender plumage splashed with the odd darker feather. She lays pale brown eggs and looks good in any flock.

  Available from 21st April     £20 

Partridge Leghorn

The Partridge Leghorn is a lovely looking bird full of yellow, gold and russet colours. She lays white eggs and is an excellent layer.

Available Now     £18


Devon Bronze

The Devon Bronze is more of a specialist bird for those looking for lovely dark brown eggs. She is the hybrid to select if a dark brown egg is what you are looking for. These often have slight feathering on their legs. (There is occasionally a speckled version too)

Available Now    £20



We sometimes have a selection of Bantams available.

Just like all our hybrid birds, these too are fully vaccinated to give you peace of mind.

Sold Out    £30-£35

More arriving around the end of April - To pre book Bantams please do get in touch.

Frizzled Mottled Pekins

Fully vaccinated

Sold Out

£35 each

Millefleur Pekins

Fully vaccinated

Sold Out

£30 each


Japanese Quail. These are the best laying quail and come into lay as young as 8 weeks old.

To place an order, please email your request to us with the subject title "Quail"

Available Now

Females       £10

Males              £8

See our products page for other items

Quail complete starter set

Quail Coop, feed, bedding, feeder, drinker, egg box and 2 female quail.




We sometimes have Ducks available - Khaki Campbelles, Cherry Valley Aylesburys, Runners, Calls and others. 

See our Quails & Ducks Page for further details

Chicks and Growers

We often have chicks and young growers available.

See our Chicks Page for further details


See our Chicks Page for further details