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Burchatts Farm Barn

Entertain your friends and colleagues in this splendidly restored Georgian setting.

View of Burchatts Farm Barn garden from Stoke Park

The barn will seat a maximum of 50 people for a dinner, or 80 standing. Tables and chairs are included in the hire.

Barn capacity can be increased by adding a marquee in the private garden (maximum size: 70ft by 40ft from a supplier of your choice). This area has a patio that is suitable for outdoor catering, for example, a hog roast.

The barn has a fully equipped kitchen with a food/drink servery hatch.

The barn is licensed for entertainment, for example, a band or disco. Any band must be kept inside the barn and not allowed to perform in a hired marquee.  

Alcohol is allowed on site but the venue is not licensed for the sale of alcohol. Burchatts Farm Barn does not hold a licence for wedding ceremonies.

Please note we are currently taking bookings through until 31 March 2017 with hiring times only available as published below. We are not able to accept bookings beyond these times. The venue is also not available for 18th or 21st birthday parties or for hire on Christmas Day.

Burchatts Farm Barn is available to hire during the following hours:

Monday to Thursday: 09.00 - 21.30hrs

Friday to Sunday: 09.00 - 19.00hrs

Please call 01483 444 718 or email parks@guildford.gov.uk to check availability and to provisionally book a date. Provisional bookings are held for 30 days.

How to book

Please note that Burchatts Barn bookings can only be made for the current financial year (until 31 March each year).

  • Read our terms and conditions (all bookings are made under our word icon terms and conditions [91kb]).
  • Complete and submit our online Burchatts Barn booking form.
  • A member of the Business Support Team will acknowledge receipt of the booking form.
  • Send deposit (see instructions below).  
  • A member of the Business Support Team will confirm your booking upon receipt of £100 deposit.  


Your booking will only be confirmed upon receipt of a £100 deposit. We accept deposits via the following methods:

  • Sending a cheque to:

Business Support Team
Parks & Leisure Services
Stoke Park Nursery
Nightingale Road
Guildford Borough Council

  • Sending an email to: parks@guildford.gov.uk requesting an invoice for the deposit. Please include the following information:

Your name
Date of hire
Invoicing address


Charges from April 2016 - March 2017

Please note that the prices for Burchatts Farm Barn have changed with effect from 9 September 2016

Weekday and weekend hire for groups over 20 

Day and Evening hire                                                                    £57.00 per hour or part
Block bookings on consecutive day's                                             price on application

Meetings                                                                                      £40 Per hour (maximum of 20 people)


Burchatts Farm Barn, Stoke Park, Guildford, GU1 1TU

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Last updated: 3 October 2016 13:58 PM