Contact us:

Phone: 07970836186


Situated in Quernmore Valley
Within Forest of Bowland AONB
Access via Own Private Road
Outskirts of Working Livestock Farm
Quiet and Tranquil Location
Relaxed and Friendly Atmosphere
On-Site Sheep Dog Training Course

“I’m a professional dog trainer, It’s magical to see the dogs do what they are really meant to do. With Thomas I get a chance to learn how to control things that are natural.”

Denise, Ticknall, Derbyshire

“I’ve learnt everything from Thomas … He’s taught me you should get in there and have a go. You don’t have to be a farmer.”

Brenda, Lancaster

About Lee End Farm

The Shepherds Barn is part of the Longton family farm at Lee End, and Thomas Longton maintains the barn plus carries on the Longton family tradition of training, working and trialling his trained sheepdogs.
To find out more about Longton sheepdogs click here.

To discover more about the location of Lee End Farm, which sits within the Quernmore valley and forms part of Forest of Bowland AONB. Our farm is just 3 miles from Lancaster and the cottage is a great base for holidays, breaks and events.

It’s no coincidence Shepherds Barn in a dog friendly cottage as Thomas is an award winning shepherd and sheepdog trainer, and has won many sheepdog trials at the national level and co-authored a sheep dog training book.
Thomas provides guests with the opportunity to experience working with a sheepdog while they stay if they wish. This is often an fun and exciting experience, especially for families.

Shepherds barn is situated on the farm and along our private road. It is a place where, it’s a very memorable and usually satisfying activity, please speak to Thomas in advance for more details.


Please check prices and availability of the cottage for breaks and holidays before calling and ideally email us about your holiday or break using our online or directly. We do respond promptly.