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To assist with you with planning your event/activity, please check the online calendar HERE to see if your date(s) are free.
To make your reservation or confirmed booking, please phone the Booking Secretary on 07845 119097 or email
General email enquiries:

The Village Hall was completed in the Millennium year. It is located at the very heart of Stratton, adjacent to the village green, opposite the thatched public house, The Saxon Arms and close by the 13th century St Mary’s Church. There is free parking in The Square beside the Hall.
The Village Hall is multi-purpose with two main rooms, the Ashley Hall and the Aylott Room. It also has a fully equipped kitchen, two changing rooms, disabled facilities and a pay phone.
The Aylott Room: This room is ideal for the smaller event, committee meeting or training sessions and is furnished with 5 folding tables and 24 comfortable chairs, although 40 people can be seated with ease.
The Ashley Hall: This 18 by 11 metre large airy room is ideal for many types of indoor sport, with marked up courts for badminton and volleyball. The Hall can comfortably seat up to 200 people, has eight round tables each seating 8, plus a variety of other tables and furniture. There is a portable stage suitable for dance or drama productions, bands, discos or high table at formal events. The stage has 32 units of 0.75m2 and is easy to assemble.
The Kitchen: Large with ample work surface, it is fully equipped with:

1. Microwave oven
2. Cooking pans and utensils
3. Fridge
4. Freezer
5. Commercial dishwasher
6. Wall mounted water boiler for hot drinks
7. Suffiecient crockery, glasses and cutlery for 150 people

The kitchen is available to hirers at no additional charge.
And there’s more .... The two changing rooms are equipped with showers and hairdryers. These are available for those using the Hall.

Presentation equipment is available for an additional charge:

1. Computer linked projector
2. Overhead projector
3. Screen
4. Flip Chart
5. Television (for playback use only)
6. Video & DVD Player
7. Public Address System
8. WiFi Internet Access

Although The Village Hall holds a full premises licence, hirers who wish to sell alcohol need to apply for their own Temporary Event Notice (TEN) to ensure they comply with legal requirements.

Terms and Conditions are available from the Booking Secretary

Hire Charges  
£/hour £/hour £/hour
x x x
Stratton Residents & Stratton Social Groups
x x x
£6.00 £4.00 £10.00
x x x
Other Users, Commercial & Public Bodies
x x x
£9.50 £7.50 £17.00
x x x
Directions to Stratton Village Hall
If travelling from the direction of Dorchester on the A37:- After passing under the railway bridge at Ash Hill, take the first turning on the left into Stratton. Continue through the village and take the first turning on the left after St Mary's Church. This leads to the Village Hall.
If travelling from the direction of Yeovil on the A37:- After passing through the 30mph speed limit at Grimstone look for the Stratton signpost. Stratton is to the right. Having entered the village take the second turning on the right which will lead to the Village Hall.
The Stratton Village Hall Postcode is DT2 9WG.  
For a street map of Stratton click HERE