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Pricing: weddings, parties and events

As we are a new venue (well 700 years old) and only hold a certain amount of events a year we like to think you are getting a unique venue with rustic charm at a very competitive rate. We are licenced to hold Civil Ceremonies and Partnership Ceremonies . We also hold a premises and alcohol licence With all of our weddings and events we have an events co-ordinator onsite to help you plan your event and take away any unnecessary stresses.

Please note tables and chairs are not included in the stated price. For further information on table and chair hire please contact: Co-ordination or To Have & To Hire for venue styling

Included in the price: Barn hire for 24 hours,use of large gardens for marquee and camping for up to ten people. We have onsite toilets ( no need for porter loos) and also a fully catering kitchen ( so no need to hire everything in) The barn has a built in bar and also running hot & cold water and fridges so no need to hire a bar for Bar service please contact or The little wooden Bar company

Barn Capacity- 100 seated for ceremony 

Seated capacity- 80- 100 depending on table layout.

Evening guests- A max capacity of 120


2017 & 2018 prices

Please contact us for further details

High Season (April – October)

With set up from midday day before (As long as no other wedding the previous day) and pack down by 9:30AM following day = £3100 barn hire
•  Barn hire including ceremony and reception- £3800+ registrar fees are additional.

If you would like to hire a field for camping or large marquee – £600 extra.

Weekdays Monday-Friday
£2800 barn hire reception only
•  Barn hire including Ceremony and Reception £3000+ registrar fees.

Field available to hire  for camping or large marquee £600 extra

Low Season (November – March)

With set up from 10am day before and pack down by 9am following day = £1900 barn hire
•  Barn hire including ceremony and Reception £2400

Weekdays Monday-Friday
£1300 barn hire reception only
•  Barn hire including ceremony and  reception- £1900 + registrar fees.


£300 Includes bar staff, glass wear, fridges, ice  and fully stocked bar. Drinks can be paid for by cash or credit card.
You can choose to supply your guests drinks throughout the evening or you may start a cash bar from a certain time.
The last orders for alcohol will be 11:30pm.

We allow you to bring in your own alcohol but include a £5 corkage fee. We can then store the wine in our fridges for you.

Event Co-ordinator fee – Please contact us for further information

We strongly recommend you hire an event planner as the barn is dry hire we do not supply on the day planning, but we can put you in touch with people that can.


Party Hire
Depending on time of year and style of event.

Filming,  co-operate events,Day time events, meetings parties or functions.

Hire for dance classes, evening events or events
Please get in touch for further details on all the events we offer.



Garstons Farmhouse is a beautiful newly renovated 15th century house with parts of it dating back over 800 years and mentioned in the domesday book. We have now finally restored the house to its former glory. Situated on 400 acres of rolling farmland and only a short walk to beautiful lakes, it’s the perfect countryside escape but still close to local shops,  pubs and restaurants.

The house has three double bedrooms one includes a small ensuite and one twin room along with a small room appropriate for a child/ cot. The farmhouse is rented out on a self catering basis unless otherwise requested. 

House Price:

Weekend hire: £500 per night with use of all bedrooms, family bathroom, kitchen, dining room and large garden. 

Mid week hire Tuesday-Thursday: £380 per night. 

Continental breakfast £10 extra per person 

We also hire out the farmhouse for location Filming, fitness retreats, Hen or stag weekends. 

Please do get in touch for further information: 




Please get in touch for further details on price and arranging your event at Chapel Barn. And keep a look out for some of the exciting events we run, from Vintage tea parties, hen do’s, Cookery classes and wine tasting events


Chapel barn, Chapel road, Bolney West Sussex, RH175NE.

Contact Alicia or Sue Sandeman on: 01444881208 or 07939273714