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Notice: Over the next 3 weeks we're making some improvement to the grounds at Grange Barn. Grange Barn will be open as normal but please bear with us while these works take place.

13th-century monastic barn

One of Europe's oldest timber-framed buildings, it has a cathedral-like interior and is linked to a local Cistercian abbey.

Inside the barn hosts an exhibition of local woodcarving, tools and a collection of agricultural carts.

Hire this venue

Grange barn dressed for a wedding

Grange barn dressed for a wedding

Grange Barn is a licensed wedding venue.
Here you can hold a civil wedding, naming ceremony or renewal of vows in the beautiful setting of a 13th century monastic tithe barn.

Join our volunteers

The Saunders Exhibition volunteers discover how to catalogue the collection

We're looking for new faces to join our fantastic team of volunteers at Grange Barn.

Like meeting new people and want to help us bring this stunning place to life? Contact us on 01376 561305 or email.

Making a Cistercian monk's habit

Together with the Mid Essex Guild of Weavers Spinners and Dyers, we've started work on a new project to make a traditional Cistercian monk's habit.