Type of Ceremony
Civil ceremony licensed
Humanist / Celebrant weddings
One wedding per day
Live music permitted
Onsite car parking
What Our Couples Love
- Outside Bar
- Countryside Setting
- Flexible Catering Options
- Bridal Preparation Room
- Lounge Space
- Original Barn Features
- Award Winning Wedding Team
- Perfect for Intimate Weddings
Frequently asked questions
Are fireworks allowed?
No, due to livestock nearby.
Is confetti allowed?
Biodegradable confetti is allowed
Do you charge corkage?
Is there accommodation on site?
No accommodation onsite, but lots nearby.
Can we use our own caterers?
You are able to choose from our preferred suppliers
Are candles allowed?
Not on tables, but yes to lanterns and memory candles.
Is there a honeymoon or bridal suite?
No, we do not have a bridal suite, but we do have a bridal preparation area.
How long is the hire period?
8.30am - 12am
What time does the reception need to finish?
Can we have exclusive use of the venue?
Yes, we do offer exclusive use of the barn.
Are there noise restrictions if we have a live band?
Where can guests park?
In the onsite car park, and cars can be left overnight.
Can we have the wedding ceremony outdoors?
Special Guides for Brides offers
Stratton Court Barn wedding deal
Elopement/Micro Wedding Offer
Included in the Package:
+The Main Barn as the fabulous backdrop to your ceremony, or outside if weather permits.
+A glass of Prosecco or Pimms to celebrate that you're newlyweds!
+Time to enjoy our grounds and gardens for photos.
+ A long table, or several smaller tables, simply dressed with table cloths and candles.
+ Menu A: Beef Wellington, roasted potatoes, selection of seasonal vegetables and a red wine jus. Followed by a Trio of Dessert. Menu B: Full Afternoon Tea. (All dietary requirements catered for)
+ Drinks Menu A: Two bottles of red house wine and two bottles of white house wine. Drinks Menu B: Two bottles of Prosecco and of course tea & coffee.
Terms and conditions
The venue is yours for 4 hours. Choose between 11am-3pm or 5pm-9pm.
The cost with Menu A is £3000 and the cost with Menu B is £2600.
We are following all government guidelines. The venue is Covid-secure. We are allowed to host the ceremony followed by photos, drinks and food for two households/bubbles (a support bubble is considered one household).
The ceremony registrars have to be booked with Oxfordshire County Council's registry service directly. They are allowing new ceremony bookings from 1st September 2020.
About Stratton Court Barn
Stratton Court Barn near Bicester, Oxfordshire offers a beautiful venue for your wedding day, set within 50 acres of picturesque private land and gardens within the charming North Oxfordshire countryside. It's the perfect setting for your photos.
Stratton Court Barn offers the perfect setting for your celebration. With three connected barns - The Main Barn, The Bar and The Stables - your wedding will flow from the moment you arrive until the last guest has left at the end of the night.
Plenty of outside space gives you the opportunity to enjoy unspoilt Oxfordshire countryside views, while you sip a drink from our outside bar in the courtyard or chat to your guests by the fire pit at night. Our reception lawn offers the perfect space for lovely group photos, while the private garden is the ideal space for you to sneak away for some stunning bride & groom shots.
We are passionate about unique, relaxed weddings, where you can enjoy every moment, while we take care of all the details. Our experienced wedding coordinator Karin will take care of you from the start, and will make sure everything happens as discussed throughout the celebrations.
At Stratton Court Barn you have the choice of eight approved caterers for maximum flexibility - all offering different styles of food and of course catering to different budgets. Beverages are organised through us, and again, we love putting together bespoke packages!
No detail is too small, no idea is too grand - we would simply love to have your wedding here. Please do contact us to discuss your requirements further.
Pricing info shown in the listing summary:
The venue hire includes use of the barn, all of the grounds for photographs, chairs and tables along with glassware and a staffed bar. Take a look at the website for more info.