Situated in the stunning surroundings of the River Test in Hampshire, Kimbridge Barn is set in an idyllic location that feels like a little piece of countryside paradise. The scenic setting instantly connects you with nature and with barn celebrations increasing every year, we wanted to offer something familiar and relaxed but deliver those details and service that will wow your guests and make it a truly memorable occasion.
Whether you’re after a traditional and elegant affair or a laid-back and cosy country celebration, our professional team will work with you to fine-tune every detail of your wedding day.
At a glimpse
Nestled amongst the beautiful waterways of Hampshire’s River Test is Kimbridge Barn – a relaxed café and tea room, idyllic wedding venue and private events space.
The very best of homegrown produce awaits in the stylish surroundings of our charming café and tea room, rustic barn and intimate Boot Room – ideal for leisurely catch-ups, romantic weddings or special gatherings.
Café and Tea Room Opening Hours
Monday 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Tuesday 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Wednesday 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Thursday 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Friday 9:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M.
Saturday 9:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M.
Sunday 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Afternoon tea at Kimbridge Barn is a unique and informal affair. Indulge in a wonderful selection of classic filled finger sandwiches such as Clayton’s egg mayonnaise with mustard cress, ChalkStream trout and dill creme fraiche, Hogget & Boar tarragon chicken mayonnaise, and Charlotte Brown’s chutney and cheddar cheese. The section includes a fruit or a plain scone with clotted cream and strawberry jam, a dark chocolate cup with raspberry and white chocolate ganache, a mini mango meringue tart with toasted coconut, a mini pistachio loaf, strawberry compote and pistachio buttercream, and praline mousse chocolate cone with praline crumbs – all served with your choice of loose-leaf tea by Char or Mozzo coffee. If this isn’t enough, why not treat yourself by adding a glass of prosecco.
Our in-house pastry chef loves to experiment in the kitchen so be sure to check our counter to view our ever-changing selection of cakes and savories – often featuring gluten-free and dairy-free delights and sweet treats made with no refined sugars.
Planning a special dinner, a corporate event, or a birthday celebration? Our beautiful, rustic barn can accommodate up to 100 people seated and 120 people standing and includes exclusive access to our pretty and enclosed courtyard.
The Boot Room is perfect for intimate gatherings, featuring a cosy log fire, large farmhouse-style table, Wi-Fi, a TV screen, and a state-of-the-art music system. Ideal for relaxed occasions such as business meetings, baby showers, christenings, anniversaries, engagement parties, and much more.
Whatever the occasion, talk to our dedicated events coordinator about how we can help you with your next event.
For large events
Kimbridge Barn is a stylish and comfortable venue perfectly suited for business meetings and conferences. If you’re organising an event to mark an occasion or milestone within your organisation our 19th century Barn could be the perfect place to host that special function. We can accommodate 100 people seated and 120 people standing and hire includes exclusive access to our pretty and enclosed courtyard.
Hold private events including:
Features of The Barn
Our versatile barn space with multiple set-up options:
For smaller events
Our charming Boot Room is an excellent space for any events with smaller groups. The Boot Room offers a more intimate space for up to 30 guests seated and 80 for a standing reception.
Host an intimate event or meeting including:
Features of The Boot Room
The venue provided a really great backdrop for the event. Throughout the day the service from the team was excellent, and the food and refreshments were first class!