Great Barrow Village Hall
Hall Lane
Great Barrow


Trevor and Thelma Roberts
01829 740923

Great Barrow Village Hall - for hire

Great Barrow Village Hall sits at the heart of the pretty village of Great Barrow, a 10-minute drive from Chester. The hall is available for hire for individuals and groups at very reasonable rates. The rooms are booked in blocks of 4 hours with additional discounts for regular users and Great Barrow and Little Barrow residents.

The hall is used regularly for wedding receptions, village balls and by a host of community clubs and groups including the activities of two painting groups, the Flower Arranging group, Brownies, the Table Tennis Club, Indoor Bowls Club, the WI, the Evergreens Circle as well as being a rehearsal centre for the Modelski Orchestra. The Village Archive is stored in the Hall and maintained by the History Group. Also, through the summer there are dancing classes for young children. 

Substantial storage space is available for groups who want to use the facilities regularly.

There are four rooms for hire: the Main Hall (up to120 people), the Okell Room (up to 60 people), a small Committee Room and a well-equipped kitchen.


The Main Hall (above) measures 13 metres x 9 metres and is an airy, pleasant room with a wooden floor. It has seating available for up to 120 people and is an ideal venue for meetings, luncheons and receptions. There is provision for a stage, which can be assembled at the end of the hall on request.

Available from £24 for up to 4 hours (visit hire costs for more information)


The Okell Room (above) measures 7.5 metres x 5.5 metres, and is well-suited to smaller meetings and functions, comfortably seating up to 60 people. The French doors open out on to a paved courtyard, which is ideal in the summer for receptions.

Available from £14 for up to 4 hours (visit hire costs for more information)


The kitchen (above) has all the necessary facilities for catering for functions, ranging from preparation of teas and coffees to the use of the five-hob range cooker, which has two ovens and a warming compartment. There is an additional warming cabinet as well as a microwave and refrigerator. Cutlery and china are supplied.

Available from £6 for up to 4 hours (visit hire costs for more information)


The Committee Room is a small room for 6 people. (visit hire costs for more information)