Venue Name: Micklefield Hall
Location: Micklefield Hall. Sarratt Road, Sarratt, Nr Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, WD3 6AQ.
What type of venue is Micklefield Hall and how old is the building?
Micklefield Hall is a luxurious, exclusive-use country house wedding venue in Hertfordshire, with a newly renovated 16th century barn. The new barn, which was originally built in 1580, was completed in the Autumn of 2014.
Is Micklefield Hall licensed for wedding ceremonies?
Yes, Micklefield Hall is licensed for wedding ceremonies both inside and outside. Lovers of the great outdoors are spoiled for choice, with the main lawn and its rolling countryside views available for religious ceremonies, or the beautiful, secluded temple for unforgettable civil ceremonies.
What is the capacity for a wedding ceremony and wedding reception at Micklefield Hall?
The new barn can accommodate up to 200 for a civil ceremony and reception, and is fully heated and air conditioned for year-round conditions.
Is catering provided for weddings?
Yes, the venue’s preferred caterers are Kalm Kitchen and Carte Blanche Catering who both offer varied culinary menus and dishes, and clients can choose from a vast range of dishes to suit their requirements.
Does Micklefield Hall have a set price for weddings or is there a tiered pricing structure?
Prices start from £7,750 + VAT.
Does Micklefield Hall have a wedding co-ordinator on site and are they available on the day of the wedding?
Yes, Micklefield Hall offers a family approach to their wedding planning, so the owners Jamie and Anna Rankin are involved with the wedding planning along with their in-house wedding manager, Julie, who takes care of introducing the couple to the venue via the initial consultation and venue tour. Couples are offered access to the venue’s preferred suppliers if they do not know where to start, and the venue is happy to accept external suppliers and planners, but not caterers.
What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Micklefield Hall?
Couples looking for an atmospheric and romantic barn venue will fall instantly in love with the magical and character-filled conversion, while nature lovers will adore our picturesque outdoor ceremony settings.
Since its official opening in 2014, the barn has really added to the existing splendour of the acres of lush Hertfordshire countryside. This, alongside the evocative surroundings of the lawns and intimate gardens, has been a real draw for 2015 couples.
Every single need has been considered and catered for, including a private changing area for the bride and her bridal party in the upstairs area of The Great Barn, which later on in the day can be used as a chill-out area, a fully equipped bar which has been lovingly hand crafted using oak and offers couples and their guests an extensive wine list to choose from, while the permanent dance floor, state of the art lighting, air conditioning, under floor heating, and purpose built kitchens are all part of the finishing touches.
Photographers are spoiled for choice too, as there are so many enchanting backdrops for wedding pictures. The grounds are full of delightful surprises, with historical features such as follies, water features and exquisite flowers.
What are your top tips for choosing your perfect wedding venue?
Have a wish list then visit each venue, meet the owners, tour the grounds, ask to see the venue’s portfolio, and read customer testimonials.