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Welcome to the Old Essex Barn, a timeless and enchanting venue that marries rustic charm with historic elegance. Nestled in the heart of Essex, this captivating space seamlessly blends tradition with modern comforts, making it the perfect setting for your special event.
The Old Essex Barn offers both indoor and outdoor spaces, allowing you to tailor your event to the season and your preferences. Whether you envision an intimate gathering or a larger celebration, the venue's flexible layout ensures that your vision can come to life.
Facilities and Capacity
Nestled amidst the picturesque countryside of Essex, the Old Essex Barn offers a picturesque and versatile setting for weddings, boasting both indoor and outdoor spaces to accommodate your dream celebration. The centrepiece of our venue is the beautifully restored barn, exuding rustic charm and elegance. With its exposed wooden beams, vaulted ceilings, and ambient lighting, the barn provides a captivating backdrop for your ceremony, reception, or both.

Main Barn: With a capacity to accommodate up to 60 guests for an indoor seated wedding breakfast or 150 guests for a cocktail-style reception, the main barn provides a spacious yet intimate setting for your wedding festivities.

Outdoor Gardens: Exchange your vows amidst the beauty of nature in our meticulously landscaped outdoor gardens. Our charming gazebo provides a serene and intimate setting for exchanging vows, with lush gardens and scenic views serving as the backdrop. Whether you prefer a romantic garden ceremony or an alfresco celebration under the stars, our outdoor spaces can be tailored to suit your vision.

Courtyard: We are delighted to offer a stunning courtyard space that serves as the perfect setting for an unforgettable outdoor wedding dinner and reception. With the capacity to accommodate up to 120 guests for a seated wedding breakfast or 200 guests for a cocktail-style reception, our versatile courtyard space can be customized to suit your preferences and accommodate your guest list.

Bridal Dressing Room and Groom's Lounge: Prepare for your big day in style in our dedicated bridal dressing room and groom's lounge. The spacious and elegantly appointed bridal dressing room provides a tranquil space for you and your bridal party to relax and get ready, while the groom's lounge offers a comfortable retreat for the groom and his entourage.

Discover the perfect blend of rustic charm and modern comfort at the Old Essex Barn. Our accommodation options provide a serene retreat amidst the picturesque countryside, offering ample space for wedding guests to stay and unwind. 

•	Shepherd’s Huts - Embrace the tranquillity of rural life in one of our seven cosy shepherd's huts. Each hut is thoughtfully designed and equipped with modern amenities, ensuring a comfortable stay for guests.

•	Farmhouse Bedrooms - Retreat to of our five inviting bedrooms located in the historic Farmhouse. Enjoy the warmth and character of this traditional setting, with modern conveniences at your fingertips. The Farmhouse also features a luxurious Bridal Suite, perfect for newlyweds or special occasions.

•	Lodge Rooms - Unwind in one of our three comfortable lodge rooms, offering a peaceful sanctuary amidst nature. Relax and recharge in these well-appointed accommodations, featuring everything you need for a restful stay.

Experience culinary excellence with in-house catering at the Old Essex Barn, where every bite is a celebration of flavour and sophistication. Our dedicated team of chef’s crafts exquisite menus using the finest locally-sourced ingredients, ensuring a culinary experience that delights the senses and exceeds expectations.

Whether you're joining us for a leisurely lunch, a romantic dinner, or a special celebration, our attentive staff is dedicated to providing exceptional service, ensuring that every visit is an unforgettable one. Join us at the Old Essex Barn restaurant to celebrate your engagement or sample your wedding breakfast menu, or simply enjoy a Sunday Roast. 

Additional Amenities

•	Ample parking facilities for guests' convenience.
•	Accessible amenities to ensure all guests feel welcome and comfortable.
•	On-site event coordinators to assist with every detail of your wedding planning process.

At the Old Essex Barn, we are dedicated to ensuring that your wedding day is nothing short of extraordinary. With our versatile facilities and attentive service, we'll help you create memories that will last a lifetime.
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