About
Midtown Milkhouse opened on the 1st of august 2020. We are open 24/7 providing farm fresh milk to our local community and the surrounding areas. The milkhouse provides the opportunity for our customers to buy their milk direct from the farm, meaning zero food miles and a more sustainable product.

The milkhouse is situated on midtown farm in the heart of Caldbeck under the northern fells of the Lake District. Midtown farm is home to the Hodgson family, who have been farming in Caldbeck since 1939. Since then the herd has grown to 250 pedigree Holstein cows, called Midcroft Holsteins.

Midcroft Holsteins are a closed herd, this means we rear all our own stock. Our cows graze fresh grass for 200 days outside in the fields during the summer months and are housed inside in our comfortable cubicle sheds during the winter, where they eat our home grown forages. This enables us to get the best out of our cows and gives our cows a happy and stress free lifestyle. This results in a rich and creamy milk which we are very proud of!
Outdoor milkshake pumps in a wooden cart, red phone box in background. Midtown milkhouse painted on wooden signage on brick wall next to phone box
Eggs in a carton, milk in a midtown milkhouse glass bottle and cheese from Winter Tarn Dairy on a table outside. Union Jack flag flying in background
Farmhouse stable
Frequently Asked Questions
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when are we open?

We are open 24/7!

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how do you pay?

We take coins and contactless payments on both machines!

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how do you pay for milkshakes?

We sell Shaky Cow Milkshake syrups that can be added to your milk. Simply pay at the honesty box. 50p, 2 shots per bottle!

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ARE WE OPEN THROUGH COVID 19?

Yes! We are open and have measures in place so that picking up your milk is as safe as possible!

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where are we?

We are right in the middle of Caldbeck, next to the Oddfellows. Midtown Farm, Caldbeck, CA7 8EL

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WHAT ELSE DO WE SELL?

As well as milk and milkshakes we sell, back bacon, Cumberland sausage, a selection of Appleby Creamery Cheese, butter from Winter Tarn Dairy and cookies from Bakery 27!

Where to find us
Get in touch

Have an enquiry? Fill out the form below and we will get back to you as soon as we can!

Alternatively you can give us a call on 07557980911