Drovers Estate

A chalk grassland meadow full of flowers and grasses on the slopes of Hat Hill in summer, with distant views of surrounding countryside on the horizon

Important notice -

Our countryside space is open. We encourage everyone to observe social distancing measures. There is a very high fire risk at the moment due to the dry weather. Fires & barbecues are not permitted anywhere - please help us protect our countryside

Nestled in undulating hills, step back to a timeless rural life

Drovers in July

Drovers Estate

Wildlife

The Drovers Estate in Summer

Discovering bats at Drovers Estate 

Find out why bats are fascinating mammals and why they are thriving at Drovers.

A female kestrel

Woodlands, birds and butterflies 

Come for a visit and discover our many species of flora and fauna. Why not see what you could spot on a visit to our woodlands?

Drovers Estate

Our work

 Panoramic view at sunset in August from Devil's Dyke, South Downs, West Sussex

South Downs sites we look after  

Discover the incredible diversity of countryside sites across the South Downs, from chalk grassland to river valleys, beech hangars and chalk cliffs.