The Sawmill Café

The newly refurbished Sawmill Café is open Sunday – Thursday, 11am – 5pm, until 31 October 2018.

The Sawmill Café serves a delicious selection of light dishes, sandwiches and cakes with a fine selection of teas, soft drinks and outstanding coffee.

The Sawmill Café is licensed and offers a selection of wines, beers and cider. There is plenty of space to sit inside the converted 17th century building, or you are welcome to sit outside and watch the resident cockerels, chickens, ducks, giant tortoises and doves.

Families with children are welcome and there are toilet facilities with disabled access.

For further information or bookings call 01308 863348 or email

Mapperton South Stable Block Conversion

Mapperton Estate has been awarded a grant of £140,000 towards the cost of converting a seventeenth century stable block into a new cafe and events space. The grant comes from the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development. Construction work is now complete.