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 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 hallMaximum 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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