Wood Lane Countryside Centre


Information For Wood Lane Countryside Centre

Wood Lane Countryside Centre is a Grade ll listed former farm set on the edge of countryside in north-west Sheffield.The farm was built in 1802 and the stone farmhouse, barns, outbuildings and gardens have been fully restored to provide beautiful accommodation for community use.The centre is licensed for wedding ceremonies and receptions.

The venue is owned by Sheffield City Council and managed in partnership with the voluntary sector. The Centre is a base for nature conservation and community activities such woodturning, yoga and art.

The Venue is managed on a daily basis by Wood Lane Conservation Trust and all money raised from lettings and wedding bookings goes towards conservation work throughout Sheffield, practical training for volunteers, environmental education for schools and community events such as summer and Christmas fayres.

Hire of the venue for a wedding includes Grain Loft 12m x 7.5m (90 sq m2) The Grain loft can hold 80 guests seated comfortably for a wedding breakfast and a maximum of 100 guests for an evening reception party. Accessible via stairs or lift plus external steps into garden Small kitchen with sink, fridges and freezer

Stenton Barn 9 x 5 metres approx. 30 maximum capacity Small kitchen area and large catering kitchen

Within the price you have full use of the venue from 1pm on the Friday to allow you time to decorate and set up for your wedding day. You also have exclusive use of the venue, grounds and gardens on the Saturday for your wedding ceremony and / or reception and photographs. On the Sunday following the event you have access until 1pm to remove decorations and clear away, but other people may be using the grounds and catering kitchen. Please note that the total maximum capacity at Wood Lane Countryside Centre is 100.

There are 3 rooms licensed for Wedding Ceremonies

The Grain loft can seat 100 people in rows for a ceremony
The Stenton barn can seat 30 in rows for a ceremony
The Garden room can seat 12 people for a ceremony

Hire of the venue includes

Pay bar (provided by Wood Lane)
100 black cushioned chairs
20 white plastic banqueting tables (2ft6’ x 6ft)
Both barns licensed for ceremonies
Both barns accessible by stairs or lift
Large fully equipped catering kitchen
In house hire service
Flexibility to design your own wedding
Exclusive use of venue, gardens and grounds

Wood Lane Countryside Centre at a Glance

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Price Range
£2700 - £2800
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Type of Venue
Woodland Weddings
Marquee Weddings
Exclusive Use
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Seated Capacity
Up to 80
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Reception Capacity
Up to 100
DIY - we are a design it your self venue that allows you to completely personalise your wedding day Freedom – we allow you to choose the suppliers that allow you to make your day perfect. Exclusive – the hire of the venue is exclusively yours for your wedding day – you don’t have to share the venue with any other wedding parties or guests Time – during the preparation for your day on the Friday you will not feel under pressure from us we want you to take your time in making sure that everything is prepared exactly how you envisaged it. Space – the hire of Wood Lane countryside centre includes two barns, courtyards and beautiful grounds allowing you to have the space to create exactly the ideas you have been hoping for Pricing Category : AffordableMinimum Price : 2700No of Weddings Hosted : Number of Weddings Hosted - More Than 50Confetti PermittedCeremony LicenceAlcohol License View More
BartendingExternal Catering PermittedTables And Chairs ProvidedDisabled AccessExclusive UseGrade Listed BuildingMarquee or Tipi PermittedOnsite ParkingOutdoor SpacePet FriendlyBlank CanvasRusticWoodland View Less

Current Promotions

Exclusive Promotion:

We have some availability for dates in March, May, September & October 2020 with a special package for £3000 ( value of over £4000) Exclusive use Venue Hire 100 Chivari Chairs Prosecco on arrival and after ceremony white linen table cloths Festoon Lighting Indoor & outdoor bunting Glassware Donut Wall with 100 Donuts PA system enquiries to laurawoodlanecc.org.uk

Top Wedding Tips

Have a “our day must include list” and work this into a timeline. Check that everything fits into your day. All brides say “my day went so fast” so make time to enjoy the things you have planned

When using a DIY venue if you able meet your photographer or caterer at the venue so you can discuss the logistics particularly if they are unfamiliar with the venue.

Delegate – when using a DiY venue there can be a lot to set up and it can be overwhelming. Ask friends and family to help – more often they will want to play a role in making your day perfect.

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Wood Lane Countryside Centre, Wood Lane, Stannington, South Yorkshire, S6 5HE

Wood Lane Countryside Centre

  • Wood Lane Countryside Centre
  • Wood Lane
  • Stannington
  • South Yorkshire
  • S6 5HE
  • United Kingdom