Hire Barns in Norfolk, Norfolk

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Barns are an increasingly popular venue for rustic or festival style wedding receptions. We have 29 idyllic and picturesque barns in our catalogue available near Norfolk, Norfolk for you to consider.
#1

Brasted's

Manor Farm Barns, Framingham Pigot, Norwich, Norfolk, NR14 7PZ, Norwich, Norfolk
Up to 250 guests
Here at Brasted’s we have the perfect wedding venue located in a beautiful setting close to Norwich.

We have over 30 years experience in the organising and hosting of weddings, both large and small. We are also licensed for marriages enabling you to create the perfect wedding day in one location.


We offer a personal and bespoke service assuring that every aspect of your wedding day will be taken care of. All stress will be eliminated by our highly attentive and experienced team, who will attend to every detail so you can relax and enjoy your special day.


Ceremonies

We are licensed for Civil Ceremonies in both Brasted’s Barn and Brasted’s Restaurant.

With Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships becoming an increasingly popular alternative to Church weddings we work closely with the Norwich Registrars and local musicians to create a personal and memorable ceremony.


• Our unique barn has its own integrated bar, dance floor, state-of-the-art lighting and terrace

• Licensed for Civil Ceremonies for up to 300 guests for both Indoor & Outdoor Ceremonies

• Beautiful secluded venue and tranquil surrounds

• Your own Event Manager supported by over 20 years experience, with outside catering a speciality

• Luxury Boutique B&B accommodation

• Multi-award winning chefs and front of house service
#2

Oxnead Hall

Oxnead, NR10 5HP, Aylsham, Norfolk
£5500
Up to 220 guests
Oxnead Hall is an elegant Grade II* listed building comprising the original service wing and coach house of the Great House with its long sweeping driveway, striking Tudor red brick, mullioned windows, and statuary. History and heritage are at the heart of Oxnead Hall which was the principal home of the great Norfolk Family, the Paston’s between the 15th and 18th centuries. – Oxnead Hall provides a variety of exquisite facilities for a day you will always remember.

As your guests enter the Oxnead Hall Estate the grandeur of the Hall and Gardens will never fail to impress. Set in some 15 acres of stunning grounds, it is hard to imagine a more idyllic wedding venue. Oxnead Hall offers a unique and stunning location for your wedding – with beauty found in all seasons.


Outside ceremonies are available at Oxnead Hall – performed as a duo ceremony

Beautiful fountains throughout the gardens

Recorded music sound system in the ornamental garden (otherwise only acoustic music permitted)

An abundance of photo opportunities across The Estate

Once guests leave the water gardens after the drinks reception, the gates to the water garden and Orangery are closed. You and your guests then have exclusive access to the enclosed courtyard garden area next to The Long Room and Great Barn, providing the perfect location for garden games, bouncy castles and more.
#3

Hales Hall & The Great Barn

Hales Green, Wash Lane, Loddon, NR14 6QW, Norfolk, Norfolk
£4500
Up to 200 guests
Hales Hall & The Great Barn is approached across a windswept common grazed by cattle and carpeted in buttercups. It is situated in the heart of the Norfolk countryside, on the edge of the world-famous Norfolk Broads National Park, just 12 miles from Norwich and two and a half hours from London. Built in 1478 by Sir James Hobart, Attorney General to King Henry VII, this medieval masterpiece is steeped in history and romance and is a world apart.

The Great Barn whispers echoes of centuries gone by with its vast vaulted roof and 180 arrow-slit windows that glitter into life when individually lit by candles. With the flick of a switch the place bursts into the contemporary era with its state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems.

Step through one of the grand doors into the Hall itself and you feel instantly at home in your own private mansion. Every room (we can accommodate 25 plus guests across our estate) is furnished with the finest antiques. Fires crackle, beds are piled high with velvet cushions and the warmest welcome awaits.


The gardens are our pride and joy, with acres of topiary hedges and floral avenues surrounded by towering woodland and moats on one side and panoramic East Anglian views across farmland on the other. Our food philosophy also takes centre stage with kitchen gardens spilling over with fresh fruit and vegetables and chefs available to create incredible menus for you from all the finest local produce.


• Grade I listed Tudor brick barn & country house

• Licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships

• Offering 3 day exclusive hire of the country estate

• Sleeping accommodation for 25+

• Moated gardens with a fountain and topiary ideal for wedding photographs

• Outdoor seating in the 'cart store' and gardens
#4

White Dove Barns

Marsh Farm Estate, Hulver Road, Ellough,, NR34 7TP, Suffolk, Suffolk
Surrounded by Stunning Suffolk Countryside
The barn has a stunning formal courtyard perfect for photographs and a drink after the wedding ceremony allowing you to enjoy the far reaching views out over the Suffolk countryside with the sun setting in the distance after the wedding breakfast.
#5

Chaucer Barn

Holt Road, Gresham, NR24 2JB, Norfolk, Norfolk
Up to 150 guests
The award-winning Chaucer Barn makes the perfect year-round private retreat for smaller intimate groups or larger weddings. We have 20 acres of landscaped gardens and grounds, and luxury accommodation for 18 guests. During the summer, it’s a good idea to make the most of our National Garden Scheme-approved gardens. In the winter, you can enjoy the cosy romance of our beautiful interiors, stunning views and open log fires.
#6

Wood Farm Barn

The Estate & Farms Office, Benacre,, NR34 7LJ, Suffolk, Suffolk
Wood Farm Barn on the Benacre Estate in Suffolk is an idyllic setting for a wide range of events and activities..

From marriage ceremonies and receptions to seminars and corporate away-days. From school visits and craft fairs to live music and family celebrations.


Licensed for marriage ceremonies and civil partnership registrations, Wood Farm Barn is an enchanting rural location for your big day, offering lots of opportunities for memorable photographs in one of the most tranquil areas of the Suffolk countryside.


Its peaceful location makes Wood Farm Barn a superb get-away-from-it-all venue for all types of corporate events, including conferences, team-building activities, dinners, product launches and presentations.


It is perfect too for family celebrations like birthday parties, anniversaries, christenings and reunions, the rural location making every event just that little bit different.
#7

Bruisyard Hall

Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 2EJ, Saxmundham, Suffolk
£5000
Up to 140 guests
Whether you're planning a small wedding of your nearest and dearest, an intimate vow renewal ceremony or a big wedding with all the bells and whistles, we have everything you need for a beautiful countryside wedding in Suffolk.

With a choice of places to marry, dine and dance, we have a beautiful and unique wedding venue supported by a family-led team keen to ensure every aspect of your wedding day is perfect.
#8

Abbot's Hall Weddings

Museum of East Anglian Life, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1DL, Stowmarket, Suffolk
£2000
Up to 180 guests
Abbot’s Hall is a Grade 2* listed Queen Anne Style house. Built in 1709, it was known within the town as ‘The Big House’

Abbot’s Hall Barn dates back to the 13th Century and is the oldest building on site and (along with Abbot’s Hall) the only building original to the site. The timber structured medieval tithe barn is Grade 2* listed.


Abbot’s Hall is located on the 75 acre site of the Museum of East Anglian Life. The museum is a registered charity,(no.293033) social enterprise and an independent Museum. Committed to preserving East Anglian history, the proceeds from Abbot’s Hall Weddings will be reinvested into the Museum, helping it to become sustainable and ensuring future generations can learn about and cherish our heritage. We also support underprivileged members of the community through our volunteering and training schemes.


Abbot’s Hall Weddings engaged the services of award-winning Suffolk wedding planner Marie Clarke in 2015.


Marie launched Weddings for you by Marie at the start of the 2014 wedding season and is rapidly growing a fantastic reputation. She was a finalist in two regional categories of the Wedding Industry Awards 2015 (Best Wedding Planner and Best Newcomer) and she was over the moon to win the award for Best Newcomer in the East of England.


Marie has more than 20 years’ experience working in the hospitality sector, coordinating weddings, events, meetings, charity balls and international conferences for private independents and international groups.


• One of the unique wedding reception venues in East Anglia

• Picturesque location within the 75 acre grounds of the Museum of East Anglian Life

• Traditional high tensile marquee can seat up to 180 guests for a sit down meal

• The gardens and grounds provide picture perfect opportunities for the most memorable photographs, creating memories that last a lifetime.

• Option of adding thirteenth century Abbot’s Hall barn to the wedding package for the evening reception

• Unique location offers picturesque surroundings in a secluded countryside setting, but is just 5 minutes walk from the town centre, churches and registry office.
#9

Stradsett Hall

Stradsett, PE33 9HA, Norfolk, Norfolk
Up to 400 guests
The quintessential English country estate and ancestral home of the Bagge Baronets, Stradsett Hall is set within two-thousand acres of rolling Norfolk countryside, also home to the medieval St. Mary's Stradsett church. One of England’s finest Elizabethan manors, the Hall enjoys formal gated rose gardens, an elegant Victorian orangery and a swan lake created by revered landscapist J.C. Loudon at the turn of the 19th century.

At Stradsett Hall we believe every wedding should be personal, original and elegant - be it a heady midsummer night’s dream amidst the roses or a midwinter’s tale of vows, velvet and candlelight…


We offer a rich variety of marquee locations and civil ceremony & reception venues, each with their own unique personality. Those yearning to get closer to nature may choose a duo-ceremony and find their own space in the wilds, waters and woodlands of the Stradsett Estate. Or perhaps a Rose Garden Porch ceremony with guests seated open-air in the rose garden aisles. For a truly magical experience, moonlight ceremony bookings and dawn finishes are also available.


• As featured in BRIDE, MARRY IN NORFOLK & NORFOLK magazines!

• Someting different: Outdoor ceremonies and moonlight ceremonies available

• Church Weddings & Civil Ceremonies: Chuch and four ceremony venues on site

• Elizabethan Splendour: Stately Home set in 2000 private acres including a swan lake and formal rose gardens

• Flexibility: Choose your own suppliers, bring your own wine, late night or dawn finishes available

• Receptions: Marquee locations to accomodate any number pluse three fixed venues on site
#10

All Manor of Events

Manor Farm, Henley, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP6 0RG, Ipswich, Suffolk
£3200
Up to 220 guests
Manor Farm Barn in Henley, near Ipswich in Suffolk, is the perfect venue with high quality facilities for all manner of events including Civil Ceremonies, Partnerships and Wedding Receptions, School Prom, Leavers Balls, Charity, Conference, Christmas party, Fundraising events and Private parties. Hen and Stag parties can also be arranged. Situated just 10 minutes from Ipswich town centre, our rural location ensures not only views of the beautiful Suffolk countryside but also offers flexibility not found at some venues.

We also provide flexible options and solutions for corporate entertainment, conferences and team building activities.


Manor Farm Barn has a beautiful marquee style lining, with gorgeous chandeliers and a neutral colour scheme, lending itself easily to any theme. A large sprung black and white dance floor set to one side of the barn, offers ample space whilst allowing guests to talk freely to each other at their tables.


Outdoor weddings are simply charming and our bespoke services allow you to have the wedding you want and in the location you would like. The Garden Room is the perfect space which allows couples to have the choice of having an outdoor ceremony if they wish. The Garden Room oozes elegance and chic and is adaptable to anyone’s wedding theme.


We can host the perfect Wedding reception. The barn is very versatile and can cater for small or large weddings and events from 30 or up to 220 guests at circular tables of 10; there is ample room for creating a stunning centrepiece and for those final additions. The large courtyard provides a sheltered spot to welcome guests with drinks and canapes. The outside stage offers the perfect arena for your entertainment or band, fashion shows or presentations and presents an ideal background for group and individual photos.


Venue hire prices inc:


Dedicated Event Manger to help in the run up to the day and to ensure smooth running of the day

Exclusive use of the barn and outside Courtyard areas

Hire of large banqueting tables and chairs

Fully stocked and staffed bar

• Stunning marquee lined barn in a private location at the end of a tree lined drive

• The Ceremony (licensed for 200) is held in a separate area of the Barn which seats up to 220 Guests

• Our friendly team have a flexible approach and a wealth of experience in the wedding and events industry

• We work closely with you and organise your day to ensure everything goes to plan
#11

Isaacs on the Quay

7 Wherry Quay, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 1AS, Ipswich, Suffolk
£27
Up to 150 guests
Issacs on the Quay is perfect for any event, from birthday parties to formal business meetings or beautiful weddings. Our friendly and experienced staff can offer the very best advice and organise any special requirements.

Accommodating up to 74 guests, the Ceremony Room’s enchanting ambience makes it the perfect place for a wedding ceremony and can be arranged to your taste and to suit your number of guests.

This splendid timber framed room is where woven cloth was gathered prior to export to the lower countries. This part of Isaacs was built between 1530-1550, making it a listed building and the ideal location for your ceremony.


The beautiful décor in the room makes for an ideal backdrop for those ‘I do’ photos.

Do you have members of you family that would like to watch you get married but are unable to attend? This is not a problem at Isaacs on the Quay. We have the facilities to Skype your wedding to friends and family that live abroad or are simply unable to see you on your special day.


As this room is so stunning, why not use it twice and have your wedding breakfast within it. We can sit up to a maximum of 50 guests in total. Please see our separate Pricing Calculator for further information.


• Beautiful waterfront location

• Historic interior features

• Close proximity to the town centre

• Dedicated wedding planners

• 15th Century character

• Guest house
#12

Alpheton Hall Barns

Church Ln, Alpheton, CO10 9BL, Sudbury, Suffolk
Up to 250 guests
Comprising the Grand South Barn for the Main Reception, Dancing and Feast and the linked West Barn for Civil Ceremonies and with the adjoining parish Church we think we have most eventualities covered and can seat 200 guests (250 at a squeeze) with room still left over for the dance floor. No need to rearrange tables and chairs half way through the wedding like many venues.

A truly exceptional and historic venue for your wedding reception and church or civil ceremony marriage.


Licensed for civil ceremonies for 250 guests with dedicated separate linked ceremony barn and located close to the Suffolk / Essex Border


Very popular with guests coming from London, Suffolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and Norfolk.
#13

Dove Barn

Castlings Hall Groton, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 5ET, Sudbury, Suffolk
£3950
Up to 150 guests
Tucked away in a quiet corner of south Suffolk, Dove Barn is a romantic, rural wedding barn nestling among rolling wheat fields and rambling hedgerows. Just outside the village of Boxford Dove Barn offers you a relaxed and rustic venue set in the grounds of the elegant Castlings Hall.

Dove Barn excels in intimate weddings from around 25 people and up to 110 guests. Set on a working farm, the venue encompasses two inter-connecting barns, a sheltered terrace, and large wedding meadow.


At Dove Barn the emphasis is on offering fewer weddings at a relaxed pace. We only ever do 15 weddings each year, so when they're gone, they're gone! Whether weekend or mid-week the hire period is from midday the day before your wedding until midday the day after. Giving you lots of time to decorate it in your own unique style.


Dove Barn offers:


- Civil ceremonies for up to 108 guests

- Sit down wedding breakfasts for up to 120 guests

- Receptions parties for up to 150 guests

- Stunning gardens and grounds for wedding photographs

- Situated just 30 minutes from Colchester, Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds

- An abundance of accommodation choices within 10 minutes drive

- Exclusive and private use of the whole venue from midday on Friday until midday on Sunday
#14

Moreves Barn

Badley Road, Great Waldingfield, CO10 0RY, Suffolk, Suffolk
Up to 150 guests
At Moreves Barn, we Aare here to help you every step of the way. You will have exclusive use of our lovingly restored barn, which offers a very personal and relaxed atmosphere.

We only hold one wedding per week, so there is no need to feel rushed. You will have access to set up on Friday for a Saturday wedding, and can collect any items or cars left the following Sunday.


Our elegant wedding chairs & tables are included for a maximum of 150 guests, and you are welcome to supply your own fizzy for welcome drinks and toasting and wine for the meal with no corkage fee. The bar and dance floor are both located in the main hall, making certain that the celebration stays together.


You will find a stunning first floor mezzanine full of gorgeous beams, where most of our civil ceremonies are held. We have extra areas off the impressive main hall and even a special room for children to unwind. There is disabled access and facilities with a baby changing station and a large hard standing car park with paved pathways.


The magnificent oak barn doors make an amazing backdrop for group photos and the walled courtyard and lawn is just perfect for drinks and canapés. Our beautiful oak timber-frame outbuildings are for you to use for outdoor ceremonies or BBQ’s and buffet service.


Romantic photos of the bride and groom will be taken on the grounds near our beautiful pond, amongst wildflower meadows and surrounded by breathtaking open country views.


A venue manager is always on site for peace of mind, and we are happy to meet suppliers and answer questions during the planning and run up to your big day.


Moreves Barn is the ideal place for sharing one of the most important days of your lives with friends and loved ones.
#15

The Garden Barn

Little Bradley Hall, Haverhill, Cambridgeshire, CB9 7JG, Haverhill, Suffolk
Up to 150 guests
The Garden Barn is the ultimate venue for your wedding. It provides a totally unique and private location to enjoy your day.

It is now possible not only to hold your wedding reception at The Garden Barn but to actually get married here, as we have just been granted a licence to hold Civil Ceremonies. We are more than happy to help you with the planning of your wedding by providing you with information about everything that you might need to create a truly memorable day.


One of the very special things about The Garden Barn is the beautiful grounds that surround it. Picturesque parts of our gardens will be available to you for your wedding photographs whilst your guests can enjoy drinks in the garden or perhaps a game of croquet! Whether you want 40-100 close family and friends to celebrate your wedding with a special sit down meal or 140 for a less formal standing buffet then The Garden Barn is ideal for you. For larger parties it is possible to put up an adjoining marquee.


If you were considering a church wedding then we are incredibly lucky to have the most beautiful Grade 1 listed Saxon church in Little Bradley. All Saints Church, seats up to 70 people and is only 400 yards from The Garden Barn. There are also a host of other wonderful churches in the Stourhead Benefice which stretches from Kedington, near Haverhill, through the parishes of Great and Little Wratting, Barnardiston, Great and Little Thurlow through to Great and Little Bradley.


• We aim to provide the perfect environment for your event.

• Garden Barn benefits from under floor heating for a warm and inviting setting

• We can recommend a list of trusted suppliers

• Little Bradley is a small, peaceful hamlet in the beautiful Stour Valley.

• Marquee available for extra space
#16

The Barn

Brook Road, Great Tey, Colchester, Essex, CO6 1JE, Colchester, Essex
£73.5
Up to 130 guests
Extravagant Wedding Reception Venue

The Barn is an immaculately preserved 16th Century Grade II listed timber building and is one of the largest thatched barns in England. With its wonderful ambience, top quality service and award winning cuisine,


The Barn has established itself as one of the preferred wedding venues in Essex.


We are a romantic wedding venue in a lavish country setting with flawless service where nothing is too much trouble. Delicious fine canapés and sparkling reception drinks greet your guests and elegant grounds offer picture perfect moments.


• Licensed to hold civil ceremonies

• NO HIRE CHARGE for the 500-year-old, grade II listed barn

• Capacity for 130 seated guests and 250 for the reception

• The courtyard area is perfect for drinks and canapés

• Ample free parking for your guests

• Flexible menus to suit your personal requirements
#17

The High Barn

26 Bardfield Centre, Great Bardfield,, CM7 4SL, Braintree, Essex
High Barn is a beautiful 14th Century, grade II listed barn that can be found nestled in the historic village of Great Bardfield. Within a few minutes drive of Braintree, High Barn is a stunning venue for weddings and offers a wonderfully unique setting to make your special day a memorable one. Whether you’re planning a small, intimate gathering for family and close friends or a show stopping, all out wedding for everyone you know, High Barn provides the perfect venue.

More than just a great venue…

We’re here to help make your wedding day a complete success and can provide a wide range of services to compliment the venue. From fine catering and dining to arranging the flowers and photographer, we have the knowledge and experience to ensure you and your guests enjoy a day that lives up to the very highest of expectations.


A great place to celebrate…

High Barn is the ideal venue for private parties and functions and thanks to its unique character and heritage, provides a distinctive social experience for you and your guests.


High Barn can also cater for business customers that want a venue to impress their clients and staff. Contact us for more information about our conference facilities and the commercial services we offer.
#18

Anne of Cleves Barn

Great Bardfield, CM7 4QD, Braintree, Essex
We want your day to be special and unique and whether your taste is traditional or quirky, this family run business aims to support you in making your wedding exactly as you want it from start to finish. From croquet on the lawn to fairground stalls in the garden, the choice is yours.

The Anne of Cleves Barn is available for only 25 wedding ceremonies and receptions between 1st April and 31st October each year. An impressive Grade 1 listed brick and tile barn, it was built when the estate was owned by Anne of Cleves following the annulment of her marriage to King Henry VIII.


The barn can seat up to 150 guests but can be divided for a smaller wedding.
#19

Crabbs Barn

Cranes Lane, Kelvedon, Colchester, Essex, CO5 9AX, Colchester, Essex
£1500
Up to 150 guests
Welcome to Crabbs Barn set in open countryside, conveniently situated on the outskirts of the quiet village of Kelvedon in Essex, it is proving to be a popular choice for both weddings and corporate functions.

We can seat up to 90 guests in the barn itself on round tables and comfortable upholstered chairs. Extra seating can be accommodated in the adjacent garden room. This stunning extension becomes a delightful reception area with French doors to the veranda overlooking the pond. It has been designed to complement the barn, with its exposed oak beams and vaulted ceiling.


For your outdoor entertaining, and situated next to the Barn, we offer the use of the Cart Lodge, complete with patio furniture. This provides the ideal setting for a hog roast or barbeque. The Gazebo is also at your disposal for those special photographs.


Our bar facility offers a wide selection of drinks; prices compare favourably with the local pubs.


The Barn


The Barn is a stunning 15th century building set in beautiful grounds with a picturesque pond. It had been in agricultural use until bought by the current owners, who have paid a great deal of attention to the renovation and conversion to the beautiful venue it has now become.


Our Location


Easily accessed from the A12, directly off the north- bound Kelvedon slip road, with good parking facilities and first class bed and breakfast facilities close by, should you require overnight accommodation. Near Braintree and Chelmsford.


• Crabbs Barn is licensed for Civil Marriage Ceremonies.

• You will have exclusive use of Crabbs barn for your special day ensuring privacy for you and your guests and our personal attention throughout.

• Crabbs Barn has seating for up to 120 guests and can cater for an evening reception of up to 170 guests.

• To ensure quality of catering and service we have specially chosen caterers that offer you excellent cuisine at very realistic prices.

• Our staff will be at your disposal to co-ordinate the smooth running of your Special Day.

• We are easily accessed from the A12, with good parking facilities and first class bed and breakfast facilities close by, should you require overnight accommodation.
#20

Childerley Long Barn

Childerley Hall, Childerley, 1A Mill Yard, Dry Drayton, CB23 8BA, Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire
Up to 350 guests
Childerley Long Barn - perfect for Weddings; ideal for Private or Corporate parties

Childerley Long Barn provides a fabulous informal setting for your wedding or event with its stunning Long Barn, and with its magnificent gardens and grounds as a backdrop.


• Victorian Long Barn

• Beautiful grounds and gardens

• Renowned for its informal elegance

• Access to venue the day before to add your own personal touches

• Exclusive use

• Can seat anything from 30 to 350 guests (120 average)

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