The Tithe Barn is a historic wedding venue situated within the grounds of Hinton St Mary Estate in Sturminster Newton, Dorset. This Grade II listed property offers breathtaking natural surroundings, historic accents, and an abundance of charm for wedding celebrations. From intimate elopements to grand occasions, the day of your dreams can easily come to life here.
Facilities and Capacity
There are ample event spaces, both indoor and outdoor, to choose from at this scenic location. For those seeking a traditional wedding ceremony, St Peter’s Church is within walking distance of the property. However, The Tithe Barn is also licensed to hold civil ceremonies for those that wish to host their entire day within this location. The Summerhouse provides a delightful focal point for outdoor wedding ceremonies, surrounded by your nearest and dearest watching from the Walled Garden. For an indoor elopement, the Refectory provides an intimate space for a ceremony of 30 guests. After your vow exchange, guests can admire the gorgeous surroundings here during a drinks reception on the manicured lawn. While attendees mingle, you can enjoy the stunning countryside backdrop for your wedding photos. The Main Hall offers a warm and inviting atmosphere for a wedding breakfast and evening reception of up to 120 guests. Here, the towering vaulted ceiling is accented with medieval wrought-iron chandeliers, which cast a cheery glow across celebrations below. For larger parties, a wedding marquee can be set up on the event lawn or receptions can be held in the open air in warmer weather.
The Tithe Barn allows couples to create their envisioned occasion here served by the vendors of their choice and styled to their liking. This gives you the freedom to choose your own catering, decor, furniture, additional vendors, and much more to create your ideal wedding aesthetic. The venue’s dedicated events manager has a wealth of experience and so if you did want guidance or advice, it could be arranged.
Great Dates Available for 2021.
We are new to weddings therefore have great availability for this year and are happy to offer Hitched couples introductory rates.
Please do get in touch - we look forward to hearing from you!