Roots Café now open every day of the week

Roots Café now open every day

Rustic countryside venue

Rougham Estate’s indoor event location, Blackthorpe Barn, provides versatile venue hire, combining rural charm with modern amenities.

It is ideal for weddings, charity events and other gatherings, offering a practical yet charming setting near Bury St Edmunds, with plenty of parking and space.

Located in the beautiful Suffolk countryside yet only a couple of minutes from the A14, holding your event here will make it a memorable occasion with a unique atmosphere. For smaller workshops or lectures, the Meadow Room is available.

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BB Wedding barn party

Weddings and school proms in the old thatched barn

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Charity events and other gatherings

Meadow Room Workshop

Small workshops and lectures are held in the Meadow Room

Get in touch

  • Weddings and Proms
  • Charity and other events
  • Meadow Room

Contact details

Weddings and School Proms

W: Weddings at Blackthorpe Barn
E: weddings@foragekitchen.co.uk
T: 01359 720353

Weddings and proms are only hosted here during the summer months and are run by “WeddingsAtBlackthorpeBarn”. Please contact them with enquiries.

Contact details

Other Events

Amie Deane
T: 01359 270238
E: events@roughamestate.com

To hire Blackthorpe Barn for any other event please contact Amie to arrange a visit, check availability or enquire about pricing.
We generally have opportunity to host charity or other larger events in the springtime.

Contact details

Small Workshops or Lectures

Amie Deane
T: 01359 270238
E: events@roughamestate.com

The Meadow Room is available to hire for hosting small workshops or lectures during the day only. Please contact Amie to arrange a visit, check availability or enquire about pricing.

More information about the Meadow Room

Weddings and Proms

Contact details

Weddings and School Proms

W: Weddings at Blackthorpe Barn
E: weddings@foragekitchen.co.uk
T: 01359 720353

Weddings and proms are only hosted here during the summer months and are run by “WeddingsAtBlackthorpeBarn”. Please contact them with enquiries.

Charity and other events

Contact details

Other Events

Amie Deane
T: 01359 270238
E: events@roughamestate.com

To hire Blackthorpe Barn for any other event please contact Amie to arrange a visit, check availability or enquire about pricing.
We generally have opportunity to host charity or other larger events in the springtime.

Meadow Room

Contact details

Small Workshops or Lectures

Amie Deane
T: 01359 270238
E: events@roughamestate.com

The Meadow Room is available to hire for hosting small workshops or lectures during the day only. Please contact Amie to arrange a visit, check availability or enquire about pricing.

More information about the Meadow Room

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Why Blackthorpe Barn?

  • Just 3 miles east of Bury St Edmunds
  • Easy access; just off the A14, junction 45
  • Plenty of free parking
  • Beautiful rural location
  • Facilities available

Important Information

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Plenty of parking

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Café

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Accessible access and parking

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Dogs welcome

Where to find us

Address: Blackthorpe Barn, Rougham
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
SatNav: IP30 9HZ
What3Words: newly.sofas.debating
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Parking:

Plenty of free parking on site

Disabled access available

This is a rural location and paths can be muddy

Please Note: The car parks close when Roots Café closes and the entrance gates are locked after this time

Directions:

Blackthorpe Barn is situated just south of Junction 45 of the A14, three miles east of Bury St Edmunds, in the village of Rougham.
Look out for the entrance gates to a long tree-lined avenue at the White House junction, with the Barn on the right of the avenue.
Blackthorpe Barn’s black and white signs direct visitors from local roads.

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