Welcome to our rustic Threshing Barn – where timeless charm meets modern convenience, nestled within the heart of our picturesque farm in Dorset.

Perfect for your next gathering, whether it’s a corporate retreat, a workshop, or a special celebration, our barn offers a unique venue that effortlessly blends rustic elegance with functionality. It is a traditional farm building surrounded by the sights and sounds of farmland. 

With a capacity to seat up to 30 people theatre-style or arranged around tables, our barn provides a cozy yet spacious atmosphere for your event. Surrounded by the tranquil beauty of the countryside, it’s an inspiring setting that fosters creativity and connection.

Whether you’re hosting a presentation, a team-building session, or simply sharing a meal together, our barn sets the stage for memorable moments.


Convenient amenities such as ample parking and temporary toilets ensure that your event runs smoothly from start to finish. Plus, The Buzz Cafe can be open by arrangement to provide food and drinks for your guests.

Escape the hustle and bustle and immerse yourself in the tranquility of our Threshing Barn. Contact us today to discover the magic of celebrating amidst the beauty of the farm.

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Key information

  • Address is Bere Marsh Farm, Newman's Drove, Shillingstone, Dorset, DT11 0QY
  • £15 an hour
  • Minimum hire period: 3 hours
  • 100% of fee required to confirm booking
  • Capacity for 30 people seated
  • Operating hours are 8am - 8pm
  • Large parking field available
  • Additional cleaning fee (if applicable after inspection): £20 per hour, minimum 1 hour
  • Refundable deposit of £100 per booking for receptions and social events, payable on booking, and refunded within 7 working days subject to a satisfactory inspection

Please complete an enquiry form to start the booking process.

Terms and Conditions of booking.