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Eggleston Village Hall

The Village

Eggleston is a small picturesque village with beautiful views of the Teesdale landscapes. The village has been designated a Conservation Area in order to protect its character.

The Hall

The village hall was built in 1887 by the London Lead Company as a Mechanics Institute reading and lecture room. The clock featured on the outside of the building was installed in remembrance to those who fell in World War II. The hall has recently been refurbished with a new main hall floor and panelling around the walls. The size and layout of Eggleston Village Hall make it an ideal choice for private and business functions and for any group who need a remote private location for interviews or uninterrupted meetings. The hall is available for hire for: • Meetings/Seminars • Corporate Events • Small Conferences • Stage Productions and Concerts • Training • Rehearsals • Parties • Functions • Sports Classes • Fairs and Sales • Social Events Regular activities ongoing in the hall include aerobics and toning, yoga, circle dancing, a bridge club and carpet bowls.


Rooms: Main Hall 14.5m x 7.15m. Meeting Room/Stage and Kitchen. The hall is versatile in its use as the meeting room and stage area can be divided by folding doors. The front of the stage opens up by use of partition doors. Heating: Available throughout the hall Maximum Capacity: 120 Facilities: The modern kitchen facilities include a microwave and a double oven cooker. There are also toilet facilities accessible to all. Equipment: The hall has adequate chairs and tables and there is ample crockery and cutlery available. There is also a good variety of sports equipment including a table tennis table, carpet bowls and exercise mats. Parking: No designated car park. Roadside parking and parking in front of the Three Tuns pub is available. Access: Access for all into the hall. Hire Charges: Club and regular users operating on a non-profit basis with open use for members of the community: £8.00 per session (a session is not more than 4 hours and any extension may be charged on a pro-rata basis at the discretion of the committee. Private users and clubs: £10.00 per hour. Organisations and infrequent regular users: Domino Drives £15.00, Fayres and fundraisers (inc. church, chapel and carnival) £15.00, Church, chapel and carnival community activities £15.00. Private parties (weddings, dances, children's parties etc) price on application. Elections £150.00. Meetings/exhibitions etc: Half day £30.00, full day £50.00, evening (6-10pm) £30.00, evening (beyond 10pm) £50.00 Drinks licences (inc. administration costs) £30.00 Registered Charity Number: 520779


Christine Bell - 01833 650798


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What's On at Eggleston Village Hall

Weekly Contact Notes
20:00 to 21:00 Aerobics and Toning
Evelyn Walton
01833 640498
3 per class
09:45 to 11:45 Painting in Watercolours
Christine Bell
01833 650798
Education in the Community
14:00 to 16:00 Bridge Club
Judy le Mare
01833 650367
Monthly (second of a month) Contact Notes
The second Thursday of every month
19:30 Circle Dancing
Mrs A Ruddick
0191 3782452
Monthly (last of a month) Contact Notes
The last Saturday of every month
10:30 to 12:30 Teesdale Yoga Group
Gentle exercise and relaxation with a different tutor each time. Programme suitable for all ages and ability levels. New members are very welcome.
Mrs J Tayler
01833 650760



Follow the B6278 from Barnard Castle to Eggleston (passing Glaxo). As you enter the village from Barnard Castle turn right at the bottom of the hill opposite the garage. The village hall is near to the Three Tuns pub on the right hand side of the road. Hall Postcode: DL12 0AE