Dessford Estate is located on the western slopes of the glorious Dimbula valley. It belongs to the agro-climatic district of Talawakelle/ Lindula which counts between 192 to 205 wet days annually. The estate has four divisions with a workforce of 811, and a total extent of 433.99 hectares at an elevation of 1,385 metres. Of this, tea is grown in 333.54 hectares. Dessford boasts an annual production capacity of over 600,000 kilogrammes of western high grown black tea.