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The Hop Shop is based on our family farm, Castle Farm, near the pretty village of Shoreham in North Kent. The farm’s own beef, apples, apple juice, hops, dried flowers, Kentish lavender and honey are all sold through the unique, award-winning farm shop, along with carefully selected gifts, cards, crafts, seasonal decorations, food hampers and local, traceable produce.

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  • TA096_0860 12th September 2016

    We are happy to announce that our delicious Norfolk Royal Apples will be ready to eat from Friday 16th September. We are the only registered Norfolk Royal orchard in the world – so come down and try what a real apple tastes like! Norfolk Royals are beautiful, big red, sweet, […]

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  • HS_Fresh_Hops_02 7th September 2016
    The team hard at work!

    This week we are in full swing cutting and drying our beautiful green Kentish Hop Bines.. Here you can see the team hard at work! Hops have been grown on Castle Farm for generations.. and now decorate homes, pubs, film sets and events across the country. Click below to watch the […]

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  • Hops_Wedding_001_1770 15th August 2016
    Hop garlands for weddings

    Our hop bines are increasingly popular for wedding decorations – twined up marquee poles, suspended above tables, decorating marquee roofs, pergolas, archways, church entrances… so many options! Use fresh hop bines from mid August – mid September, then dried hop bines for the rest of the year. Our fresh bines […]

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Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm. Sundays and Bank Holidays 10am – 5pm.


Castle Farm
Redmans Lane
TN14 7UB

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