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Magnificent Forde Abbey, situated in the rolling West Dorset hills, offers either the Tudor Great Hall or the medieval Monks' Refectory for civil ceremonies. Your reception can be held in the vaulted 12th Century Undercroft, or if you prefer an afternoon champagne reception, this can be held in the 16th Century Great Hall. There are also 30 acres of beautiful gardens to explore and have your photographs. Forde Abbey is an exceptionally romantic setting, steeped in history, and the perfect place to celebrate your wedding or civil partnership. 

Facilities available at Forde Abbey

  • Indoor ceremony rooms

    The Great Hall: 245 guests

    The Monks' Refectory: 75 guests

  • Venue features

    Garden

    Reception facilities 

    Parking

    Disabled access

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Address

Forde Abbey

Chard

Somerset

TA20 4LU

Contact

Phone: 01460 220231

Email: info@fordeabbey.co.uk

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