The Hayloft

Private hire

Our upstairs room The Hayloft at Bird & Carter Farmshop is now open, and can be used for business meetings or private parties for groups of 8 and under.

for business

The Hayloft is available for business meetings. Please wear a face mask on arrival as you will enter through our Farm Shop.  Once in the Hayloft you may remove your mask.

Boardroom style set up for 8, with separate booths for smaller focus groups. Seating for 8 in 4 separate booths. 

Facilities include:

A 43” flat screen TV
Flipchart and pens
Free wifi
Cloakroom area
Free Parking
Hand santiser provided


Bird & Carter Farm Shop can cater your event for breakfast, lunch or tea.
For example for lunch we can prepare a selection of delicious deli sandwiches on platters, crisps, fruit kebabs, mini chocolate brownies at just £12.50 per head OR homemade quiche (veggie or meaty) and salads and homemade cake for just £14.00 a head.

A selection of hot and cold drinks are available PLUS we are licenced to serve alcohol.


£25.00 per hour
£100 per half day
£180 per day.

The price for the half and full day rate includes tea and coffee and a selection of homemade biscuits on arrival, bottles of water and sweeties on the tables.

For more information please contact Annie Bird on


“Aster uses the Bird & Carter Hayloft for important business meetings more than 20 times a year, as well as the cafe for numerous smaller get togethers. The Hayloft is a fantastic collaborative space with an atmosphere that supports friendly and successful discussion.  And it’s all backed by lovely, helpful staff and some of the best food you will ever have."

– Bjorn Howard, Group CEO, Aster Group