Your wedding is unique to us. You can be assured that our full attention will be on making your tailored day as perfect as it should be.


Our venue is the ideal choice for any occasion. Superbly presented, with beautiful fairy lit beams, original stone walls & open gallery staircase.


We are fully licensed for all civil marriages and other civil services. So you can tie the knot, then let us host the rest of your special day.
Our beautiful venue is ideal for any occasion. We are fully licensed for civil ceremonies and have over 12 years experience in events planning and management. We are proud to hold many 5 star review ratings through our Facebook Page and have a great number of fabulous testimonials from our many satisfied customers.

Formally a working 18th century Yorkshire stone built barn, the venue is superbly presented, retaining most of its original characters with beautiful open beams, wrapped in fairy lights and lovely high ceilings. It has a large gallery staircase, decorated with roses on the balustrades and an integrated dance floor together with a modern lighting and sound system. The downstairs is of both vintage and modern style and benefits from an open log burning fireplace. The venue has beautifully planted garden areas to 3 sides and substantial on venue car parking.

We can accommodate up to 220 guests for a ceremony and informal parties and 120 for formal dining & banqueting events. Minimum numbers for the venue are 40 guests when catering is required and minimum of 60 when not. We are able to offer our beautiful downstairs area for smaller more intimate events where we are able to accommodate up to 50 guests at any time.

Our venue is free of hire charges subject to certain conditions and the menu options within this information guide are priced per person. Our individual menus will guide you through the options, all our menus are fully tailorable and all dietary requirements will be fully catered for without you making allowances to your menus.

We pride ourselves on being flexible and will endeavour to provide whatever it is you desire for your event. We can arrange all types of entertainment for you and your guests, from DJ's to a full swing band, fireworks displays over the golf range, we can even transform the premises to match your party theme should you require. So even if we have not covered it in our events pack, do not be afraid to ask, we always like new ideas. Details for all recommended external services are enclosed within this information. All come highly recommended from experience at working with our venue.

We work closely with Optimum Fireworks and can arrange a fabulous display in the evening of your event over our all weather driving range to really mark the occasion. Fabulous packages and tailored displays from 300.

Whatever the event you can be sure your guests will have the party of their lives at The Old Barn. We are a dedicated family run business providing a fully bespoke service to every individual event and we pride ourselves on being unique and versatile.We offer a flexible, affordable and extensive choice of catering options and with our free function room hire policy you really can afford to hold your event in this stunning venue.

Call us on 01274 530 338 for further details or call in any time during our working hours and one of our team will be delighted to show you around.

IDO Wedding Magazine Awards 2015

The Old Barn is excited to have been nominated in the I Do Wedding Awards 2016.
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