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A romantic wedding venue in a luxurious country setting
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Usual Access Time
10:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 AM
Late Night Extension


Disabled Access
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Marquee Permitted
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence

Food and Drink

Alcohol Licence
In-house Catering
In-House Wine List
Full Description
The Barn is an immaculately preserved 16th Century Grade II listed timber building and is one of the largest thatched barns in England. With its wonderful ambience, top quality service and award winning cuisine, The Barn has established itself as one of the preferred wedding venues in Essex. We are a romantic wedding venue in a lavish country setting with flawless service where nothing is too much trouble. Delicious fine canapés and sparkling reception drinks greet your guests and elegant grounds offer picture perfect moments.


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
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Hayley Jayne Photography
Wedding: October 2018
November 2018
A hidden gem in the countryside
I have been lucky enough to work at this venue several times & I always enjoy coming back here. The barn is beautiful, full of character, warm & inviting. They have a wed...
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James and lucy
Married in August 2018
November 2018
Amazing venue
My wedding was made easy by the amazing Claire, she made the day run so smooth and was always there willing to do anything. The venue is beautiful everyone of the guests ...
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Melanie and Paul
Married in September 2015
November 2018
Mr & Mrs Marjoram
We married here in September 2015. Stunning venue . All the staff at The Barn were really helpful and attentive. We would recommend The Barn for weddings .
Dawn Walker
Married in September 2017
November 2018
Hayley & Jamie Squires - 2/8/17
Hi Claire. We had an absolutely amazing time thank you so much. Everything went just as they had planned. You and your team were brilliant. Can't quite believe it is all ...
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James and Lucy
Married in August 2018
November 2018
Mr & Mrs Staerck
HUGE thank you to all the team at The Barn for our wedding day with yourselves on 16/08/18. From start to finish it was perfect in every way. Both Claire and Wayne were s...
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Jordan & Emma
Married in August 2018
November 2018
Best wedding fever
Claire and her team was supportive and amazing, food was amazing, the venue is just outstanding. People still talk about the day
Location & Contact Details


Brook Road, Colchester, Essex, CO6 1JE, England

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction


Nearest Train Station

Mark's Tey

Nearest Airport


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Press & Awards (3)

An Essex Wedding Magazine
Rock 'n' Roll Bride
Platinum Bridebook Wedding Awards 2019
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