FAQs

Q.What time can the bar stay open until?

A. Your private bar can remain open until midnight.

Q. Can we bring our own caterer?

A. Unfortunately we do not permit other caterers if hiring our Main Dining Rooms, however if hiring our grounds for a marquee an outside caterer is permitted.

Q. Can we bring our own wine?

A. St James is fully licensed and has a perfect range of wine and champagne that compliments the menu.  However, should you wish to supply your own wine then a corkage of £10.00 per bottle will be charged.  There will be an additional charge of £15.00 per bottle, should you wish to provide champagne or sparkling wine.

Q. What time would the music be able to play until?

A. All music must finish at 12.30am.

Q. What colour is the table linen?

A. Standard white linen is included in your hire.  You would be welcome to hire your own coloured linen if preferred however we would be happy to discuss this with you.

Q. Are candles permitted?

A. Our building is very delicate, therefore please let us know your particular requirements where we will be happy to discuss with you.

Q. Are pets permitted at the Venue?

A. Only assistant dogs are allowed in the building and grounds.

Q. How many car spaces do you have?

A.We have a maximum of 53 allocated Car park spaces, however some further parking can be provided if needed, please let us know so we can do our best to accommodate your requirements.

Q. Are Chinese lanterns permitted?

A. Chinese lanterns are not permitted.

Q. Are battery fairy lights permitted?

A. Fairy lights are permitted. However as our building is extremely delicate, please make sure that they are not attached to any interior or exterior walls. We can discuss the possibilities with you.

Q. Is there disabled or wheelchair access?

A. Our Main Entrance, Dining Room, Chapel and toilet facilities are located on the ground floor. However where there are only two or three steps, ramps will be placed for easy access.

Q. Do we need to provide our own dance floor?

A. Our Main Dining Room has flooring that is suitable for dancing. However if you would like to have something a little different such as an LED dance floor we   would of course welcome this.

Q. How many guests can be seated at the round tables?

A. A maximum of 8/10 guests can be seated per table.

Q. Do you have accommodation?

A. Although St James cannot offer on-site accommodation, we can happily provide a list of hotels within a short distance of us.