Venue hire costs
all Prices include vat
March 9 & November 23: £7,500
December 31 (NYE surcharge applies): £8,000
All remaining midweek dates: £7,000
May, June, July, August, September, October:
March, April, November, December:
- Couples hire the whole venue (Courtyard, Ceremony Barn, Cow Stalls) at the above rates for weekend weddings (March to December). The venue is closed January and February.
- For midweek discounts and holiday surcharges, see 'Price Variations & Discounts', below.
- To find out what is and isn't included in the venue hire price, see 'What's included?' and 'What's not included?' listed further down this page.
PRICE VARIATIONS & Discounts
- 2020 midweek discount (standard 3-day access) -15%
- Bank Holiday weekend surcharge (standard 3-day access) +10%
- Christmas Week surcharge (standard 3-day access) +20%
- New Year's Eve surcharge (standard 3-day access) +30%
- Two-week reservation period FREE
- Holding Deposit 25% Payable at onset to secure event date
- Interim Payment 25% Payable 12 weeks prior to event
- Final Payment 50% Payable four weeks prior to event
- Exclusive access to The Normans venue across a three-day period (early afternoon until evening the day before the wedding for set up; until midnight on the wedding day itself; until 11am the next day for take down).
- No ceremony charge for services in The Barn
- Limewash Chiavari chairs for marriage ceremony
- Optional pop-up bar for reception drinks in the Courtyard or Ceremony Barn (staff and stock provided by our catering partners, emailus for details)
- Rustic bar set-up in the Marquee (staff and stock provided by our catering partners, email us for details)
- 5'6'' round tables (seat 8-10 guests) for the Marquee, plus trestle tables for optional top table
- Limewash Chiavari chairs for the Marquee
- Lined and floored Marquee
- Black-and-white-chequered dance floor in the Marquee
- 5m x 4m stage area in the Marquee
- Basic disco lighting in the Marquee
- Ambient lighting across the venue
- Coffee-sack seating in the Cow Stalls
- 9m x 5m awning in the Courtyard
- Twin outdoor flame heaters (March, October to December only; on request for all other months)
- Indoor heating (when needed)
- Catering tent (includes lighting, water access and power)
- Conveniences and cloakroom
- Onsite coordination of outside suppliers on the wedding day
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED?
- Catering. Couples are asked to use on of our excellent catering partners - Hog & Apple or Friends 4 Dinner - who will quote separately. For details, please email.
- Bar. The above caterers will take care of the bar for you. For details, please email.
- Entertainment (band, DJ, PA system - please ask your entertainers to bring their own)
- Additional décor (flowers, etc)
- Rental of onsite accommodation (see our Accommodation page for further details)
- Carpet runner for aisle in Ceremony Barn £60
- Straw-bale seating in Ceremony Barn for reception (once ceremony has finished and chairs cleared) £6 per bale
- In the unlikely event of a cancellation on your part, we regret that all deposits and down payments are non-refundable. We recommend purchasing wedding cancellation insurance.