Barn weddings are becoming an increasingly popular choice, with many brides dreaming of a rustic, countryside wedding oozing elegant charm and character. Barns are a fabulous option for those wanting a unique venue, which can be personalised and transformed to reflect you as a couple. We’ve handpicked some of our favourite barns from around the country to give you an idea of what’s on offer.
1) Winters Barns
Offering a romantic setting for your big day, you can indulge in exclusive use at this secluded venue – making Winters Barns the perfect choice for an intimate wedding. Dating back to 1690, we love the barn’s vaulted beamed ceilings which add that special touch of character and charm. Located in the heart of the Kent countryside, the surrounding grounds are a stunning backdrop to any wedding photographs.
2) Blackstock Barns
Nestled just outside the Sussex countryside village of Hellingly, Blackstock Barns has become a popular wedding venue. Blackstock boasts two beautiful barn venues for couples to choose from. The Tudor Barn is a lovingly restored 15th century barn, which oozes a unique rustic charm and ambiance. If you’re looking for a more modern alternative, then the newer Granary Barn offers another large space to host your ceremony or reception. With 70 acres of fields, lakes, courtyards and bluebell woodland – Blackstock Farm is a beautiful backdrop for your big day, with endless photo opportunities.
3) Winkworth Farm
This Wiltshire Barn offers couples a fresh and contemporary barn, in an idyllic rural setting. With high ceilings, beautiful oak beams and marble tiled floors, the barn offers a great space which is flexible and ready for personalisation. No matter what your theme or wedding vision – this barn can cater for all requirements. We love the barn’s manicured outdoor surroundings; get married surrounded by herbaceous borders, a stunning sunken garden and acres of organic meadows.
4) The Manor Farm Tythe Barn
This stunning 16th century barn is located in the picturesque village of Marsh Gibbon, in Oxfordshire. Just a stone’s throw from St. Mary’s Church – this venue is in a perfect location for those who are wanting a church wedding, followed by a barn reception! Steeped in history, the barn was originally used to store tithe which was farmed from surrounding farms. We love this venue’s family feel and bespoke wedding service, which really focuses on each individual couple and their personal requirements.
5) The Cripps Barn Group
The Cripps Barn Group have a variety of unique, glamorous barns across the Cotswolds for couples to choose from. They offer a stunning range of wedding venues, offering different styles, capacities and locations to suit different requirements. From Bibury and Cheltenham to Coleshill and Riding Mill – there are currently 4 beautiful barns to choose from with one more coming soon to Budby! Each barn has been renovated and restored to the highest of standards – all boasting beautiful interiors for a unique and memorable wedding.
6) The Manor Farm Barn
Nestled in the heart of the Suffolk countryside, Manor Farm Barn is the perfect choice if you’re looking for flexible venue with a difference. This stunning marquee lined barn offers gorgeous chandeliers, a neutral colour scheme and 3 diverse areas for your big day. We love the purposely built Wedding Garden room which oozes chic style and elegance (the perfect place for a sunshine lit ceremony!).
7) The Corn Barn
This magical barn is the perfect blank canvas for your wedding. Offering stunning beams and unique character, this venue offers a home from home atmosphere, making your wedding day relaxed and intimate. We love the south-facing courtyard which the barn opens onto and the beautiful cider apple orchard which makes for some fabulous wedding shots!
8) The Tythe Barn
This breathtaking barn is where simple and traditional meet state of the art. The small, friendly and dedicated wedding team at the Tythe Barn make it their priority to understand your personal requirements and to create a wedding that is specifically catered to you. The perfect blank canvas for your big day, we love this barn’s elegant yet rustic ambiance, which wows at every turn.