CHRISTMAS OFFER Subscribe to Cotswold Life today CLICK HERE

6 of the prettiest wedding barns in the Cotswolds

PUBLISHED: 12:44 28 August 2018 | UPDATED: 13:39 12 September 2018

One of these gorgeous Cotswold wedding barns could be the venue for your big day (c) nick1803 / Getty Images

One of these gorgeous Cotswold wedding barns could be the venue for your big day (c) nick1803 / Getty Images

nick1803

With gorgeous, rolling countryside and historic towns and villages, and plenty of stunning venues, the Cotswolds make a wonderful setting for a wedding. Here are 6 of the prettiest wedding barns to host your special day

The Barn at Upcote

The Barn, Upcote Farm, Withington, Cheltenham

01242 890332

Twitter: @Upcote_Barn

Facebook: @theBarnatUpcote

Nestled in the heart of the Cotswolds and only 15 minutes from Cheltenham, The Barn at Upcote is an exclusive-use, family-run, wedding and events venue. Using a set of lovingly restored barns centred around a stunning courtyard, The Barn at Upcote has a unique outlook over a beautiful Cotswold valley. Our long drive, private garden and picturesque family farm are just some of the picture-perfect locations on offer.

The flexible set of barns provides you with an opportunity to decide exactly how you set up your wedding, creating your perfect day and leaving everyone with memories to last a lifetime. They can accommodate up to 100 guests for ceremonies and the wedding breakfast. Afterwards, there is a room for over 150 guests in the venue for the evening’s entertainment. With event managers on hand at every stage of your planning, they always aim to help you create the wedding of your dreams.

The Barn at Upcote (c) CheltenhamThe Barn at Upcote (c) Cheltenham

The Kingscote Barn

Binley Farm, Kingscote, Tetbury

01453 861161

Twitter: @kingscotebarn

Facebook: @Kingscotebarn

The Kingscote Barn is a lovingly-restored Cotswold stone barn, set in the heart of its own secret valley within 400 acres of tranquil and scenic countryside. The barn and grounds will be exclusively yours for your wedding day, to enjoy with your family and friends. Licensed for ceremonies, you can choose to get married inside the barn with its twinkly chandeliers and high vaulted ceiling or outside in the romantic wooden Linhay overlooking the beautiful valley.

The barn also provides a perfect reception venue with a capacity of 150 guests for a wedding breakfast and up to 200 guests for an evening of dancing and music. You, and your family and friends, can also take advantage of the luxurious accommodation at Kingscote Barn just across from the barn. Whether you are looking for a relaxed summer wedding or a cosy winter wedding – the barn and its surrounds are sure to wow your guests.

Kingscote Barn, Tetbury (c) Clint Randall/Pixel PhotographyKingscote Barn, Tetbury (c) Clint Randall/Pixel Photography

Lapstone Barn

Westington Hill, Chipping Campden

01386 849024

Facebook: @LapstoneBarn

Lapstone Barn is a traditional 18th-century stone barn, recently converted to a stunning wedding venue set on a peaceful Cotswold hill in Chipping Campden. As an exclusive use venue, every inch of the Barn is yours to use as you wish for the day of your dreams.

The bridal party can use the delightful Hayloft to get ready with no worries about getting to the venue on time! Outside of the barn, open south-facing lawns, perfect for the drinks reception on warm summer afternoons. In-house chefs will prepare a wedding breakfast to your tastes, whether a five course gastronomic delight – or just bangers and mash and chocolate brownie for pudding! Then party the night away with a live band or incredible DJ. The barn stands apart from other Cotswold wedding barns (in terms of space, cost and its aesthetic) and comes with an experienced team who work with you to create the wedding you want.

Lapstone Barn, Chipping CampdenLapstone Barn, Chipping Campden

Swallows Nest Barn

Sherbourne Farm, Hampton Road, Warwick

01926 620237

Twitter: @swallowsnestbar

Facebook: @swallowsnestbarn

Swallows Nest Barn is set in the beautiful Warwickshire countryside on 350 acres of family-run farm, centering around a stunning 19th century barn with adjoining converted buildings. The combination of romantic setting, traditional features and modern styling make it the perfect setting for your wedding or wedding reception.

We are licenced to hold civil ceremonies, as well as solely wedding reception events sh ould you wish to get married at another location. Swallows Nest Barn has a licensed bar and can seat up to 120 in the day and up to 160 evening guests but can equally be tailored to suit much smaller parties. The space flows beautifully from inside to out, from day to evening, from reception to dinner and dancing. Swallows Nest Barn is exclusively yours for the entire day, which gives you the freedom to be totally relaxed throughout your special day.

Swallows Nest Barn, Sherbourne (c) daveperryphotography.co.ukSwallows Nest Barn, Sherbourne (c) daveperryphotography.co.uk

The Great Tythe Barn

Newnton Road, Tetbury

01666 502475

Twitter: @greattythebarn

Facebook: @GreatTytheBarn

Nestled in the Cotswolds, amidst 200 acres of rolling green hills, and within walking distance of the historic market town of Tetbury, is The Great Tythe Barn, where romance awaits you.

Beautifully and sympathetically restored, yet still retaining its special character, the Barn is discreetly lit to create an intimate ambience, and yet it can cater for up to 200 guests.

Within the private estate, and only paces from the Barn, are ten self-catering cottages, twelve B&B rooms, and the Tythe House, providing accommodation for up to 90 guests. For couples choosing a civil wedding, we have five beautiful areas on site licensed for civil ceremonies. Whatever you choose – traditional, relaxed, church wedding, or civil ceremony – included within the Great Tythe Barn you will receive the full attention of one of our wedding co-ordinators, who will happily help you to create the wedding you want.

The Great Tythe Barn, TetburyThe Great Tythe Barn, Tetbury

Priors Tithe Barn

Court Road, Brockworth, Gloucester

01452 862938

Email: timwiltshire@hotmail.co.uk

Say ‘I do’ in this magnificent 13th Century Barn. This stunning historic building in the heart of the glorious Gloucestershire countryside, is a private family run venue, exclusively yours for your entire event weekend!

Priors Tithe Barn provides the perfect venue for those wanting a unique, picturesque, period Cotswolds setting in a very accessible location. Surrounded by a truly stunning garden that beautifully complements the period Manor House, it includes a natural pond with a Monet-style bridge, leading to a small island with the most romantic thatched Fiji house. The perfect setting for an array of beautiful photo opportunities for those all-important lasting memories. You have the day before your wedding for setting up. Flexibility and choice from blank canvas to fully set up and wedding planning support is also available. With a large capacity, no event is too big or too small. And it’s versatility allows for the option to include external marquees.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Cotswold Life visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Cotswold Life staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Cotswold Life account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More from People

11:53

Helping clients through divorce, separation and disputes over children, we talk to 8 divorce lawyers in the Cotswolds

Read more
11:52

We’ve some extraordinary, and inspiring, women in business in the Cotswolds. We talk to 7 female trailblazers in local industry who offer the business advice they’ve lived by

Read more
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

25 years in business is no mean feat – and the owner of Lauren’s Catering has lost none of his ambition

Read more
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Julian Dunkerton has moved his family’s cider-making business from Herefordshire to the outskirts of Cheltenham, where it boasts a state-of-the-art production unit and a stylish new shop. But don’t think the heart of the business has changed one whit: it still honours the core values Ivor and Susie Dunkerton held dear when they planted their first apple tree, nearly 40 years ago

Read more
Monday, November 26, 2018

If you want to spread some Christmas cheer to those in need, here are some fantastic charities in the Cotswolds to donate to

Read more
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Harnessing the power of social media, charity awards and dreaming up new projects - it’s all in a day’s work for Gloucestershire children’s charity Pied Piper and its corporate supporters

Read more
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The Cotswolds’ very own Prince of Wales turns 70 this month, so we looked back on some of the highlights of his life and career, and wondered what birthday pressies we would buy for the man who has the world at his feet

Read more

Thanks to the impact of ground-breaking comedy This Country, the quiet market town of Northleach has become one of the Cotswolds’ hottest film locations. Katie Jarvis is sent to investigate

Read more
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

When landowners are looking to sell their land, and want a transparent journey that delivers them best value, Rosconn Strategic Land is here to take them through the process.

Read more

Radio DJ Paul Gambaccini has secured a payout from prosecutors over unfounded allegations of historical sex offences. The presenter, 69, was arrested in 2013 over a claim he sexually assaulted two teenage boys in the early 1980s. Mr Gambaccini always denied the claims, calling the case “completely fictitious”. He spent a year on bail before the case was dropped. Two years later he gave this interview to Katie Jarvis

Read more
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The Barn Theatre’s artistic director, Iwan Lewis, talks to Candia McKormack about a rather special project aimed at bringing the Cotswold community together in commemoration of the Great War’s fallen

Read more
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

The environmental charity set up to protect Stroud’s industrial heritage now enhances the lives of its own volunteers. Katie Jarvis meets chief executive Clare Mahdiyone to hear about her Cotswold Life

Read more
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Alex Caccia was in two minds about setting up Animal Dynamics as a limited company, but a shark attack warning changed all of that. Tanya Gledhill meets a man on a mission to change propulsion, one animal at a time

Read more
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

He quit his job with a few thousand pounds in savings and an empty garage. In less than a year, Nick Grey’s technology company Gtech was flying. Tanya Gledhill meets him

Read more

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy


Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory A+ Education

Subscribe or buy a mag today

subscription ad

Local Business Directory

Property Search