Grantchester Village Hall

Grantchester Village Hall

Vicarage Drive, Grantchester, Cambridge CB3 9NG

Grantchester Village Hall stands behind the thatched Reading Room at the junction of Grantchester High Street and Vicarage Drive. The main hall is suitable for meetings and gatherings of up to 120 people and has a stage, kitchen, toilets and both internal and external storage areas. The Village Hall is typically used by any members of the public for large meetings, presentations, and receptions e.g. art exhibitions, yoga classes, plays etc. It is a minute’s walk from three pubs, all of which serve meals and two minutes from the beautiful Grantchester Meadows. The Orchard Tea Rooms and Blue Ball also serve food and are less than five minutes’ walk.

The main hall has a powerful sound system comprising four speakers, a subwoofer, amplifier, sound mixer with 8 physical inputs, wireless microphone and an audio loop for hearing aids. You can also use the wi-fi to stream music through the sound system. The Reading Room also has a projector and screen for meetings and presentations.

The kitchen contains an oven with hob, a fridge, a double sink, a small microwave and worktops. There are a number of fitted cupboards containing 100 sets of plates, bowls, side plates, cups and saucers. There are a few knives for cutting cakes and teaspoons but no other cutlery. There is a kettle on the worktop.

There are some folding tables beside the stage, below the speaker. The large tables and 100 chairs are in the storage cupboard.

Contact information

Margaret Barwise
01223 840205


Main hall
Theatre style seating capacity: 120
Cabaret style seating capacity: 100

Second hall:
Theatre style seating capacity: 30
Cabaret style seating capacity: 15

Main hall hire rate
Per half day: £60.00

Reduced rates are available for residents of the village of Grantchester. A 10% discount is offered to charities. Bookings of 6 or more sessions at one time are classed as a regular hirers and are eligible for discounts.

Kitchen or servery
Hearing loop
Baby changing
Accessible toilet
Accessible (part)
Entrance hall
Stage lighting