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South Elmham Hall - A real HOME – home page for Bateman’s Barn at South Elmham Hall Suffolk,  medieval wedding barn venue where all couples are always welcome.


ABOUT – OVERVIEW – introduction to the venue, the location and history of South Elmham Hall and how we are, why we do things the way we do and the difference that weddings make to the sustainable future of Batemans Barn and South Elmham Hall Farm.
THE HISTORY -  information about the history of the bishops’ palace, the grounds of South Elmham Hall and its farm including the ruined gatehouse and South Elmham Minster ruins.
THE FARM – introduction to the natural environment, organic farming and conservation projects at South Elmham Hall Farms and about what having these Suffolk and Norfolk landscapes as a backdrop for your wedding photography could mean to you.
OUR SUPPLIERS – why we treasure our local network of suppliers and how your wedding can be first class, wonderfully unique and support rural businesses.

What we offer 

ECO WEDDINGS – how green values and conservation is at the heart of what we do.
CURIOUS WEDDINGS – all about how we welcome all couples to enjoy and express their individuality.

CEREMONIES - OVERVIEW – all about getting married at Bateman’s Barn Suffolk.
INDOOR CEREMONIES – introduction to indoor wedding ceremony facilities at Bateman’s Barn Suffolk.
OUTDOOR CEREMONIES – about the facilities we can offer for holding your Suffolk wedding outside at Bateman’s Barn, such as in the Secret Garden or Ancient Grove.

CELEBRATIONS – OVERVIEW – all about our facilities for wedding celebrations from wedding breakfasts and afternoon teas, receptions, evening parties and discos
RECEPTIONS – information about wedding reception options at Bateman’s Barn Suffolk and how you can choose your own caterers.
EVENING PARTIES – ideas for evening parties at Bateman’s Barn Suffolk including discos and live music, our fire pit and firework displays.

STAY - ACCOMMODATION – details and prices for the accommodation at South Elmham Hall which is available to couples and their weddings guests


PRICE LISTS – all about Bateman’s Barn Wedding venue rates and optional extras for the current year and next year including optional wedding extras such as entertainment and fireworks packages for weddings.
SPECIAL PACKAGE DEAL - all about current Bateman’s Barn Wedding venue special offer deals; drinks menu and prices and forthcoming wedding open days and events at Bateman's Barn
DISCOUNTED DATES - late availability wedding discounts off regular wedding venue hire fees at Bateman's Barn for specific dates only 

Testimonials in words & pictures 

LASTING MEMORIES – our gallery of wedding and location photos taken in the medieval wedding barn, farm and grounds at Bateman’s Barn South Elmham, courtesy of some of our wedding couples who have kindly shared their happy memories. 
KIND WORDSa collection of testimonials, observations and memories from just some of the couples who have married at Bateman’s Barn Suffolk; some online and off-line media coverage

Come & See Bateman's Barn South Elmham

COME & SEE – CONTACT - how to get in touch and find Bateman’s Barn wedding venue at South Elmham on the Norfolk and Suffolk border

Other Information & Resources

FAQS - FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS - the additional information to answer your queries.
GENERAL INFORMATION – details of the terms and conditions for hire and use of Bateman’s Barn wedding venue and booking forms; useful links to local suppliers and wedding photographers; privacy policy – respecting the information you give us; how we use cookies; about photographers who have helped us

Southelmhamhall – visit our sister site which offers more insight into the history, farming and conservation at South Elmham Hall (Farms) in Suffolk and Norfolk UK