Venue hire at Manor Farm

Set within 22 acres of beautiful grounds, Manor Farm's buildings offer flexible and attractive spaces for a range of needs.

From our impressive medieval barn to our modern cosy stables, you're sure to find the right venue for your next event.

For enquiries and bookings, please email

Craft Cart Sheds

On the Bury Street side of the Great Barn are skilled craftspeople, making and selling handmade goods in the cart sheds.

Find out more about the craft cart sheds

Community Hut

  • A small meeting hall, adjacent to St Martin's Approach public car park
  • Offers a great value meeting space for community group activities
  • Maximum capacity: 25 people

Cow Byre Art Gallery

  • Exhibits works from different local art groups nearly every week of the year
  • Available to hire for full weeks, running Sunday to Monday, with set-up on the Saturday afternoon before

The Great Barn

  • A beautiful Grade-II listed, 700-year-old wooden barn
  • Fully licensed for civil wedding and partnership ceremonies
  • Other uses include exhibitions, concerts, markets and social functions
  • Maximum capacity: 200 people (depending on layout)

Find out more about the Great Barn

Manor Farm Stables

  • A smart, recently-refurbished function hall, with kitchen, toilets, 12 tables and 40 chairs
  • Suits small functions, classes, meetings or rehearsals
  • Maximum capacity: 40 people

    Winston Churchill Hall

    • A 1960s' purpose-built community theatre and function venue
    • Smart foyer front of house with toilets


    Auditorium maximum capacity: 

    • 400 standing
    • 346 seated theatre style (includes 4 wheelchair spaces)
    • 210 seated at tables

    Auditorium features:

    • 3 adaptable backstage dressing rooms (fits 30) - can be configured into 1 large and 2 smaller spaces, or 4 small partitioned spaces
    • toilets either end of backstage corridor

    Please note: There is no backstage lift.

    Hire of main auditorium includes:

    • dressing rooms
    • use of PA system
    • use of stage lighting
    • kitchen
    • lounge with bar


    • Maximum capacity: 100 standing / 70 seated
    • Features bar/counter and large professional kitchen
    • Available for individual hire on weekdays
    • Suitable for private functions, meetings and classes
      Page last updated: 22 May 2023