The hall size is:
14m x 8.8m (46ft x 29 ft)
and can accommodate;
120 people seated theatre style, over 100 people seated at the Hall’s 18 tables,and about 200 people in an informal gathering. The wood block floor is specially treated to allow extremes of use from Scottish Dancing to Table Tennis – where good grip is essential. Heating is by Quartz Halogen Heaters designed specifically for the Hall. The cost of heating is included within the Hall`s hire charges.
|Separate Meeting Room.
With outside access and it`s own special Meeting Tables the Room is a regular facility for meetings consisting of 12 – 15 people. However the room also doubles up as a Licensed Bar, directly adjacent to the main hall, for social functions.
adds to the versatility of the hall allowing a range of local variety events as provided regularly by the Kennet Valley Amateur Dramatics Group. Social functions such as Weddings and Parties utilize the stage for Discos, Bands etc. The Hall is fully licensed for such functions. A motorized screen for video projection together with hand and lapel microphones linked to the fitted loudspeakers and audio loop system, provides full support facilities for visiting Speakers.
There is a 5 Ring Halogen Hob, built in Double Oven and Microwave Oven, plus a free standing fridge and freezer. A particularly useful benefit for hall users is the special Hydro Boiler which is designed to provide instant hot water for teas and coffees and a commercial dishwasher. Apart from day to day requirements there is crockery and cutlery available for over 100 place settings.
These two rooms are regularly used by sports teams for both changing facilities and the built-in Showers. They are also used as general Cloakrooms for many functions. The one adjacent to the Stage is particularly useful for costume changes during Variety events.
Modern facilities for Ladies, Gentlemen and disabled use.
There is a nappy changing unit in the disabled toilet.
Automatically illuminated by LED lighting for reliability and energy efficiency. There is parking for approx 50 cars. A Netball Court is incorporated in the lesser used area with special floodlights for use after dusk.
Kennet Valley Hall provides a free WIFI hotspot as part of the Marlborough Area Development Trust Community WIFI scheme.
Withg the magnificent views from the hall across the Kennet Valley to the Marlborough Downs, this general recreational facility doubles as the Kennet Valley Cricket Club`s home pitch and is used by the club throughout the Summer. In 2004 a Trim Trail and Shelter were added. These facilities are regularly used by visitors to the hall, particularly for children`s birthday parties. The area more adjacent to the hall has on many occasions been utilized for marquees for weddings and similar functions.