Ceremonies at South Farm
South Farm offers an enviable choice of licensed ceremony spaces. Choose from one of South Farm’s four ceremony options within which to make your vows in the presence of your nearest and dearest in the most stunning of settings.
The Summer House
There is something truly magical about a garden ceremony at South Farm as up to 180 guests take their seats in anticipation of the marriage ceremony. The Summer House, set atop the pond with stunning views all-around of South Farm’s gardens, can be adorned with flowers and bunting or let to speak for itself, the choice is yours. The bride’s entrance winds from the Grade II listed house through the gardens and down the central aisle to meet her groom where the couple enter the summer house together to make their vows in the most romantic of settings.
The Tudor Barn
A dramatic entrance is guaranteed in South Farm’s impressive but welcoming Tudor Barn. With its honey coloured historic beams and lofty ceilings, the Tudor Barn presents a splendid setting for a perfect barn wedding ceremony. Up to 180 guests can be seated for a barn ceremony under the twinkling fairy lights adorning the ancient beams. Add your unique touches to make your special day complete. Almost anything goes from opulent floral arrangements, simple greenery, vintage inspired bunting, flickering candle lanterns and twinkling fairy lights. Transform our beautiful barn backdrop and make your vows in a fairy tale setting.
The Old Dairy
Welcoming guests with its light airy conservatory feel, the lovely Old Dairy, is the perfect setting for a special indoor ceremony. Seating up to 100 guests under the stunning timber beams the bride makes her entrance from the neighbouring Granary, a room to share a few pre-ceremony moments with her bridesmaids, before walking down the aisle. Upon meeting her groom the couple make their vows in the company of their friends and family in this beautiful rustic setting. Never failing to impress; this rustic wedding venue, whether dressed with abundant flowers or simply speaking for itself the Old Dairy is a truly lovely light-filled room with just the right sense of drama for a romantic wedding ceremony.
The Horse Barn
Licensed to seat 65 guests for a wedding ceremony the Horse Barn presents a stunning choice for those who enjoy the amalgamation of old and new in a unique setting. Couples can say their vows surrounded by their nearest and dearest in a room framed by beautiful original beams and timbers yet under state of the art lighting which can be set to compliment your colour scheme.The outstanding original beams and timbers have been preserved throughout and the original mangers for the eight shire horses lining the two sides have been restored, down-lit and topped with frosted glass.
The Drawing Room
South Farm’s elegant formal drawing room situated in the Grade II listed house is the perfect setting for intimate ceremonies. Leading from the main house hallway with its impressive fireplace the Drawing Room is decorated in classic country house style and is the perfect romantic storybook setting for the Bride and Groom to make their vows in front of their nearest and dearest.
South Farm is licensed for Wedding Ceremonies and Civil Partnerships by Cambridgeshire County Council. Ceremonies must be booked with the Registrars as well as South Farm. For details click here.
Jewish Ceremonies, Humanist Ceremonies, other faith ceremonies and blessings may be held at South Farm subject to regulations and the Rabbi’s or Celebrant’s approval. For more information please see our ‘Ceremony Guide’.