£300 - £4250 for Venue Hire
Up to 150
5 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
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Furtho Manor Farm offers a rural barn location. The ceremony room, barn or Gazebo by the lake are all licensed for marriage and civil ceremony, whilst a blessing is available in the Church.
Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
£300
Maximum Price
£4,250
We now host a few small weddings on Tuesdays. The price for these range from £300 to £1,000 depending on number of guests and the time you would like to be on site. For a Saturday wedding reception the price is from £2,000 to £4,250 depending on the time of year. This price includes use of the any of the three ceremony spaces, reception barn with heaters and toilets as well as the field next to the barn, 5 bed & breakfast rooms for the night of your wedding and a field for camping if any of your guests would like to.
What is included in this pricing:
Couple accommodation included
Exclusive use
Day before set up available
Guest accommodation included
Features & Capacity

Overview

Venue Type
Barn
Dining Capacity
150
Reception Capacity
200
No. of Bedrooms
5
Sleeps No. of People
18
Bridal Suite
Standard Room
Usual Access Time
07:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 AM

Venue

Water View
Landscaped Gardens
Exclusive Use
Marquee Permitted
Bridal Changing Facilities
Pet-Friendly
Disabled Access
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Food and Drink

In-House Wine List
External Catering Permitted
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Alcohol Licence

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Wedding Licence
Full Description
Our venue fee varies from £2,000 to £4,250 depending on the time of year for a Saturday wedding. This price includes use of the barn with heaters and toilets as well as the field next to the barn, 5 bed & breakfast rooms for the night of your wedding, a field for camping if any of your guests would like to and an option for a licensed bar. Whilst in the week we now hold small weddings, 30 guests or less during the winter whilst we can cater for up to 50 guests in the summer. Prices start from £300 for a ceremony only and go up to £1,000 depending on how many guests and how long you want to hire the space for. Depending on the style of wedding you choose other things will need to be hired in. I can give you contact details for everything you need. We now have three different sites licensed for marriage or civil ceremonies, including our gazebo by the lake. If you would like to use St Bartholomews Church at Furtho for a blessing you would need to contact Rev Diane Whittaker in Potterspury on 01908 542043, I believe the charges for the Church are £500 (£200 for the parish and £300 for the Church Conservation Trust who own the Church). We also will only hold one event during a weekend so you can have access to the site from the Thursday before your wedding to set up. To view our brochure click on https://en.calameo.com/read/00455685482fe7bd4aaa3

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Linda
I love seeing each wedding coming together at Furtho. As ever couple creates their own unique day. Having seen what other couples have created I can give you ideas, contacts and help along the way.

Experience

Year Business Was Established
2011
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
true
No. of People In Team
2
Reviews
(28)
Kirsty & Josh
Wedding: November 2019
February 2020
What an amazing venue
We had such an amazing wedding and the owners where so helpful for us and letting you get into a venue a few days earlier, really took the pressure of getting everything ready :) Most amazing day ever!! Highly recommend x
Charlie & Stacey
Wedding: September 2019
October 2019
The perfect wedding venue
The perfect wedding venue. A slice of rural beauty tucked away off the A5. Linda and Robin provided us with a blank canvas to create the wedding exactly how we wanted it. They were so helpful and approachable every step of the way and their experience of hosting events was invaluable. Our wedding photographers commented on just how picturesque the venue is. Whether it’s the barn itself, the church, the dovecote, the lake or the rolling fields filled with sheep. There are photo opportunities everywhere you look. The farmhouse provides great accommodation, and for other guests there are plenty of hotels in nearby Stony Stratford. We cannot recommend Furtho Manor Farm enough. Thank you to Linda and Robin for providing us with the best place in which we had the best day of our lives. Charlie and Stacey x
Mr and Mrs Miles
Wedding: August 2019
August 2019
Perfect in every way
This was the first venue we viewed and. We knew from the minute we drove down the picturesque path next to fields of lambs and then saw the blank canvas barn, being able to make it our own, not to mention the quaint chapel, Lake and gazebo, that we had to have it. The day was perfect, we dressed with fairy lights draping and bunting with help of Mcgees and added garden games and sweet cart thanks to Applewood entertainment and added other finishing touches like rustic Love letters next to dance floor and photo booth both hired from 1st class photography who. Also carried out the wonderful photography. Linda and Robin went above and beyond to ensure everything went smoothly. Our guests complimented the venue endlessly throughout the day, not to mention the amazing food, from canopies, wedding breakfast and smoke shack all provided by Waterfall catering, namely Christopher Binks . To sum it up it was the most idyllic, relaxed and happiest day of our lives and Furtho played one of the biggest parts in this so thank you! X
Jennifer M Marklew
Wedding: August 2019
August 2019
Perfect venue, perfect location, no two weddings the same.
What a perfect place for a wedding! We had the most amazing day and the site is quite literally a blank canvass- no two weddings are the same. Linda and Robin were great, being really accommodating and understanding and quite a few of our guests have asked for details about the venue as they're considering having their own wedding there. Such a perfect day, in such a perfect place- you definitely won't regret having your wedding here.
Sinead Norman
Wedding: May 2019
July 2019
Amazing venue would recommend
Perfect venue regardless of the weather. Fortunately for us the rain stopped before our ceremony but they couldn't do enough to help us make a decision beforehand so arrangements could be made last minute if necessary. We stayed the night before and ate out locally, breakfast was provided on the morning of the ceremony and it was delicious. We would definitely recommend furtho for making our day so special
Anna & Marc
Wedding: September 2018
December 2018
Perfect country style wedding
We had our wedding at Furtho back in September 2018, despite the less than favourable weather we had a fantastic day, truly the best and most memorable days of our lives. Picking a venue was an easy choice for us as we immediately fell in love with Furtho after seeing only 1 other place. We wanted a rustic/country style wedding which we could own and personalise as we wished and the venue is perfectly set up for It. The barn is finished really well and a great size, lovely pagoda on the lake but best of all is the beautiful little church on site. All of this is set in the stunning picturesque countryside giving you some fantastic picture opportunities. Linda and Robin were brilliant hosts, really helpful & supportive throughout, answering our many questions and provided a recommended list of suppliers which really helped. One of our favourite things about Furtho was the opportunity to personalise everything which given the size of the venue and starting off as a completely blank canvas can be daunting, but well worth the investment if you want that unique wedding and willing to dedicate time to it. I can't recommend this venue highly enough.

Willen Hospice Wedding Fair

2nd February 2020
We have got a great group of our regular suppliers coming to our next wedding fair to help couples create their weddings. To book on go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/willen-hospice-wedding-fair-at-f
Location & Contact Details

Address

Northampton Road, Milton Keynes, Northamptonshire, MK19 6NR

Travel Notes

Our drive is off the A508 opposite the Cosgrove / Castlethorpe turn. Most Sat Navs get you here, although some will say you are here when you are only half way down the drive. Just keen going along the 1/2 mile tree lined drive and you will find us.

Nearest Town

Milton Keynes / Northampton

Nearest Motorway & Junction

M1 J15 0r J14

Nearest Train Station

Milton Keynes

Nearest Airport

Luton

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FAQ
(10)

Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

Nestled in the middle of our Farm is St Bartholomews, Church. This little gem is now looked after very well by the Church Conservation Trust and is available for a limited number of blessings each year.

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

I love the fact that every wedding at Furtho is unique and people can create there own day. Only one wedding a weekend takes place at Furtho so you can have the barn from the Thursday before your wedding so you have lots of time to set up.

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

This is just too hard to answer - I love each wedding is different at Furtho and it just has to be how the couple want it. Some spend ages doing all the little touches others have it very simple. I do not think one is better than the other just depends what you prefer.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Rustic barn, View (Overlooking St Bartholomews Church and Dovecote as well as the Lake), Space, Quiet, Exclusive (it is all yours - no other event will take place round the corner)

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

In lots of our reviews Furtho is called a hidden gem and couples like that nothing is too much trouble for us.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

Anything from lovely Devine Betties

What’s your favourite canapé?

Plan before hand so on the day you can relax enjoy your day. Oh yes and don't over cater for food.

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

If I had I promise I would not say .......................

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Cheese toastie

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Photos in front of the Farmhouse, next to Furtho Dovecote, outside St Bartholomew's Church , Furtho, during the summer photo's in the corn or grass field, photo's down the farm drive or photos by the lake. It is your choice !

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