Reputedly the largest thatched manor house in the country, Alford Manor House was built to a traditional H plan in 1611. The house, Tea Rooms and Gardens are all open to visitors. The Museum of Rural Life is located behind the Manor House and is home to many of the towns historic artifacts.
Museum of Rural Life (formally Hackett's Barn Museum) is part of the Alford Manor House Complex. “Clock in” to the Museum of Rural Life and experience a glimpse of daily domestic life from a bygone era.
The Alford Manor House is available all year round for room hire, private functions, funeral teas and weddings. Parties catered for with licenced bar. To book, please ring 01507 463073 or 07919 322230.
Weddings at Alford Manor House
The historic 400 year old Alford Manor House offers a unique wedding venue. The house and tearoom are closed for your wedding day so you have exclusive use of the house, gardens, and the spacious marquee.
The rooms you use and the marquee are a blank canvas for you to design your theme for your celebrations. You arrive along the red carpet into the entrance hall with its spectacular fireplace which is an ideal place to meet and greet. Arrival drinks may be served on the front lawn, the entrance hall or on the terrace at the rear.
The marquee will hold up to 100 people dependant upon catering requirements and the rooms in the house give one the opportunity to get away from the noise.
The walled garden offers security for children, lawns for games and plentiful seating for conversation in peaceful surroundings, remembering again that you have exclusive use of the gardens.
The bar in an old kitchen is full of character and offers a splendid range of drinks. We are pleased to arrange for your special tipple to be made available.
Tea Rooms at Alford Manor House
manor house tea roomsTry our exquisite homemade cakes and biscuits in our beautiful tea rooms or why not have your light lunch alfresco if the weather permits.
We are also offering a selection of light lunches in addition to the usual tearoom menu.
Funeral Teas at Alford Manor House
Alford Manor House is a beautiful and peaceful location in which to hold important Events. We offer a standard menu selection for Funeral Teas which can be altered to suit individual requirements.
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