FAQS

How many guests can you accommodate during the day and evening of my

We can accommodate comfortably 200 guests for the seated meal. In the evening we can accommodate a further 50 to make 250 guests. We have a seated area in the lodge for guests to relax during the day with ample space outside in the gardens for those sunnier days.

Is there parking on site for my guests?

Yes we have enough parking on site for up to 100 cars.

Is there disabled access?

The Sheddings has disability access throughout the site. If you have any additional requests, please let the events team know so that we can meet your needs.

Is the Venue licensed for civil ceremonies?

Yes we are licensed to hold civil ceremonies, we have a beautiful space for a ceremony with less than a minute’s walk to the reception area for your guests.

Are children allowed on site?

Yes we certainly do, We also have baby changing facilities. All that we ask is that children are supervised at all times.

Who will be our point of contact on our wedding day?

There will be a manager onsite throughout your day to ensure your day runs seamlessly.

What time do we have to be off site for at the end of the evening?

Last orders will be called at the bar at 12.30am unless otherwise dictated by law. Closing time for the premises will be 1am and all guests to vacated by no later than 1.15am.

What transport is available from The Sheddings?

We can provide you with a list of local taxi firms that you are able to pre book with. You can also private hire buses for your guests. The largest bus that can get into the The Sheddings venue would be a 50 seater bus.

Can I have Fireworks on the Estate?

Unfortunately we are not permitted to have fireworks on the estate as there is livestock living on the estate. You can however have sparklers outside in the courtyard.

How long can I hold a date provisionally?

Once you suggest a date to us, we will hold this for 7 days, if we do not hear from you within this time the date will then be released again. If another couple is interested in the same date, we will contact you immediately to discuss your plans. A date is not secure until a deposit is received, once this is received your date is secured.

Can I bring my own wine for the meal?

This is not something we would permit, however if we are unable to source a particular wine of your choice then we will certainly look at an alternative, we do have a large selection to choose from at all price ranges. Our bar is also fully licensed and with a selection of beverages available to you and your guests throughout your day. If you do not see something on our list that you would want on your day, please do say to us and we will do our best to get it in for you.

Do you supply the Caterers?

In 2023 you can choose your own preferred catering service.