ROOM HIRE

We have a variety of spaces available for hire at The Old Girls' School in Sherburn in Elmet (see Google map) with capacity from 4 people to around 80, suitable for parties, wedding receptions, business meetings, training, workshops or activities. Please get in touch to find out more, check availability or to arrange a viewing.

 

Facilities

  • Free car park at rear of building.
  • Ramped access and disabled toilet.
  • Free use of kitchen to make your own refreshments.
  • Free WiFi.
  • Projector, screen and 55" smart TV available.
  • Hall has folding, padded seats and tables available.
  • Free listing in our What's On Calendar and Facebook for any public events, if you wish.

Prices

  • Hire charges start from just £7 an hour. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.
  • Free 15-min set-up and 15-min clear up time added to all bookings.
  • 10% discount for bookings of 5 or more sessions.

All hire charges are used to help cover the running and maintenance costs of the building. We are a registered charity (Sherburn in Elmet Community Trust, reg no 1166770).

Summary table of room hire prices

Spaces available

All our rooms are named after former teachers at the school.

The Terry Hall

Size: 8.1m x 5.4m = 44m2

Capacity: Depends on layout. Can hold about 40 people theatre style.

Cost: £12.50 per hour weekdays until 4.30pm or £15 per hour after 4.30pm and weekends.

Additional features: The Turner Hall and The Terry Hall can be combined, giving a space of approx 5.4m x 16.8m = 90m2. £20 per hour for both halls weekdays until 4.30pm, or £25 per hour for both after 4.30pm and weekends.

Chairs and tables available to position as you wish.

The Terry Hall - cabaret layout
The Terry Hall, looking from Turner Hall
The Terry Hall used for a wedding reception

The Turner Hall

Size: 8.7m x 5.4m = 47m2
Capacity: Depends on layout. Can hold about 40 people theatre style.
Cost: £12.50 per hour weekdays until 4.30pm or £15 per hour after 4.30pm and weekends.
Additional features: The Turner Hall and The Terry Hall can be combined, giving a space of approx 5.4m x 16.8m = 90m2. £20 per hour for both halls weekdays until 4.30pm, or £25 per hour for both after 4.30pm and weekends.
Chairs and tables available to position as you wish.

The Turner Hall used for a birthday party
Halls can be used for classes such as yoga
Hall can be used for training, workshops, talks or classes

The Vera Watson Room

Size: 5.4m x 4.6m = 24.8m2

Capacity: holds 20 people

Cost: £10 per hour up to 4.30pm weekdays; £15 per hour after 4.30pm weekdays and weekends

Additional facilities: fixed projector and screen

Vera Watson Room with screen and meeting table
Vera Watson room - furniture can be rearranged

The Margaret Battle Room

Size: 3.7m x 2.9m = 10.7m2

Capacity: holds 4-6 people

Cost: £7 per hour

Margaret Battle Room - informal set up
Margaret Battle Room - more formal table set up

The Ethel Smith Room

Size: 5m x 3.5m = 17.5m2

Capacity: up to 14 people

Cost: £10 per hour

Ethel Smith Room
Ethel Smith Room
Ethel Smith Room

Layout

Rooms available for hire are shown in the image below. Please contact us to come and have a look.

Floor plan of rooms available at The Old Girls School Community Centre Sherburn in Elmet