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Civil Ceremonies

 

Dove Barn is licensed to hold civil ceremonies for up to 108 people and is available for both weekend and mid-week ceremonies.

Ceremonies take place in the fine timber-framed barn, complete with its oak beams, 30 ft ceilings, minstrels gallery and open log fireplace.

Saturdays remain the most popular day to be married but if you are looking for a mid-week civil ceremony Dove Barn offers two options:

 

Church Weddings

 

Dove Barn is close to four beautiful Suffolk churches. Groton church, being just 1 mile away is the closest.

If you would like to explore the possibility of marrying in one of them (Boxford, Groton, Edwardstone or Little Waldingfield), please contact the local parish priest;

Reverend Judith Sweetman on 01787 210091 or email: rvdjudithboxriver@btinternet.com

 

 

 

Dove Barn Wedding Open Day

COME AND VISIT US ON SUNDAY 23RD SEPTEMBER 11AM - 3PM

Dove Barn is a truly unique venue and really benefits from you having a look around so come and join us at our next Wedding Open Day. It's the perfect opportunity to get know our exclusive venue, have a look around and meet some of our fabulous suppliers.

Our award-winning wedding team will be on-hand to chat through your plans and explain how Dove Barn works to make your wedding extra special.

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Houchins, our sister venue, just 30 minutes from Dove Barn.

COME AND VISIT US

Houchins is situated just outside Coggeshall in Essex. Slightly bigger than Dove Barn, Houchins is licenesed for civil ceremonies both inside and outside for up to 120 people. Its dining area, in the old grainstore seats 150 in comfort. In addition to the venue, tastefully converted from an old barn, Houchins offers luxurious accommodation for up to 14 guests in the historic listed grade 2* farmhouse and additional accommodation for the bridal couple in the adjacent, newly converted Honeymoon Lodge . 

www.houchins.co.uk

 

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Weddings!

BOOK AND MARRY IN 16 WEEKS OR LESS AND ENJOY A 20% DISCOUNT.

If a long engagement is not for you, why not consider our special 'quickie' discount. Subject to availability, we offer a 20% discount off the venue hire (only) when you book and marry in 4 months or less! 

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“Dove Barn is a beautiful venue and it was perfect for our wedding day. Flexible and friendly, both Jayson and Adam were fantastic in the lead up to our wedding and on the day. - Laura Batchelor”

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