Bassmead Manor Barns

£2300 - £7250 for Venue Hire
Up to 150
8 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
COVID-19 Update
Bassmead Manor Barns are delighted to announce that they are now taking bookings for show rounds. To arrange your private show round, please call 01234 860006. We’ve introduced a number of new initiatives so that when it comes to booking your wedding day, you can book with confidence and rest assured that you are in the best hands. These include; safer payments, low initial payments and flexibility / support with any changes. More information here -
Bassmead Manor Barns in Cambridgeshire is a truly romantic setting for your special day. With a fusion of historic features and contemporary style, the barns provide a stunning wedding venue.
Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
Maximum Price
Based on exclusive use venue hire
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Day before set up available
External caterers not permitted
Furniture included
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite

Food and Drink

In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence


Water View
Grade I/II Listed Building
Landscaped Gardens
Exclusive Use
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Ceremony & Reception

Wedding Licence
Dancefloor Available
Confetti Permitted
Full Description
Couples are invited to tie the knot in the 300-year old Rickety Barn, a lovingly restored traditional timber barn with solid oak beams and wrought iron chandeliers. With twinkling fairy lights, it’s the perfect space to say ‘I do’. Seating up to 150 guests, it also features a ‘nook’ on the second floor, the ideal spot for a photographer or musician. After the ceremony has taken place, invite your guests to enjoy reception drinks in the modern Moat Barn with its sophisticated bar, spilling out on to the pretty landscaped gardens to mingle amongst the peacocks. The Bridge Barn is the setting for your wedding breakfast at Bassmead Manor Barns. Modern and flooded with natural daylight, spectacular features include a dramatic timbered ceiling and impressive oak doors offering views across the gardens and moat. A delicate, neutral colour scheme gives you the opportunity to create your own style on a blank canvas, while its elegant simplicity needs little other than some beautiful floral arrangements. The on-site catering and events team will work with you to create delicious food for your wedding day. Menus are expertly prepared and beautifully presented, giving you and your guests a spectacular dining experience. Every element of the day is bespoke and tailored to your needs, from the more formal wedding breakfast, to theatrical street food, barbecues, canapés and cocktails. As the sun goes down, it’s time to dance the night away, perhaps even enjoying the patio outside and wandering in to the starlit gardens. You won't want your day to end so, with that in mind, newlyweds can spend the night in Dove Cottage – your very own honeymoon cottage. For your closest friends and family, Appletree Cottage features seven beautifully designed bedrooms. Enjoy a breakfast together the following morning to share stories of a wonderful day. Bassmead Manor Barns are doing everything they can to help you book with confidence. Get in touch today to find out more about their promise.


No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Carly & Martin
Married in October 2019
November 2019
The most beautiful venue & hardest working staff!
We simply cannot thank Jenny and the Bassmead team enough for helping to make our wedding day extra special. If you're thinking of booking here - just go and have a visit and you'll see why it took our breath away! There is so much space here - so even if it's raining on your day, you won't feel closed in. And if it is dry, there are plenty of great places to go and get unique photos - from the bridge with moat, to that famous blue door and the fields with peacocks. Every inch of this place is photogenic. We had a specific vision for our day (lots of colour and some alpacas!) and Jenny and the team were completely there with us every step of the way to help bring this to life. No matter how many questions we had (and I had a lot!), nothing seemed like too much trouble. On the day, the team were always there making everything work behind the scenes and looking after us and the guests. Their attention to detail is incredible! It really does feel like they can't do enough to help us - so many guests commented on the superb service. The food is next level. We were told by so many guests that it was 'the best wedding food they've ever had' and we agree! We had custom dishes and some little changes from the main menu - so if you want something special, just ask! The chefs were more than happy to make something just for us. Walking into the Rickety Barn on my wedding day will remain one of my happiest and most special memories - the perfect start to what was such a wonderful day. My new husband and I can't recommend the venue and the Galloping Gourmet team enough. Thank you!
Dan & Shona
Married in October 2019
October 2019
Best. Day. Ever.
The team at Bassmead we’re completely flawless in their coordination and execution of our wedding. Amanda was just the woman we needed to get the boys where they needed to be and to keep me calm. The day went without a glitch and I cannot thank Amanda, verity and the team enough. ❤️
Emma Woodford
Married in December 2018
May 2020
The Rickety Barn took my breath away !
Beautiful Venue and lovely staff. From the moment I came to look at this venue the rickety barn took my breath away. I knew I wanted to get married here. It’s so beautiful with the bridge and the moat around. Thank you to the lovely Jenny for all your help and making our day so beautiful.
Franky Richardson
Married in December 2018
May 2020
Everything was PERFECT!
Wow! From the planning to the special day, Bassmead Manor Barns were AMAZING! Amanda was so helpful and lovely, we really felt like she was a part of our day! Amanda helped us to set up the day before and was so patient with us as we made everything just how we wanted!! On the day... everything was PERFECT! When we arrived in the morning to the bridal boudoir, the cleaner popped by and told us to just enjoy the day and not worry about tidying!! He was so lovely! Amanda then helped the day to run perfectly! She made sure that we had food and drink throughout the day and kept checking on us! The food was delicious!! Beautifully presented and tasted amazing!! People haven’t stopped talking about how good that steak was. We would recommend this venue 100%. We wish we could do it all over again!!
Lucy Warren
Married in December 2018
May 2020
The day ran perfectly
Amazing venue and amazing staff. They can’t do enough for you and the day ran perfectly. If I could do it again I would ...
Laura Gallie
Married in December 2018
May 2020
We wish we could do it all over again!
We had the most amazing wedding day at Bassmead Manor Barns. The venue is stunning and we loved everything about it. Amanda was fantastic in the lead up to our wedding, helping us to get our heads around everything that needed doing and she made sure that everything ran smoothly on the day. Many of our guests commented on how beautiful the venue was and particularly enjoyed the delicious food. We had the best day and couldn't have wished for a better venue. We just wish we could do it all over again!
Location & Contact Details


Staploe, Saint Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 5JB, England

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