Family Celebrations at the Earth Trust Centre
The Earth Trust is based in an amazing location at the base of the Wittenham Clumps in Little Wittenham, South Oxfordshire, and Fison Barn is a stunning venue for large family occasions. The 19th century barn has been beautifully restored, using the original oak beams and local Western Red Cedar cladding.
Perfect as it is, the barn offers the flexibility to organise the catering, decoration and entertainment as you want.
Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do
Our eco-friendly biomass boiler provides under floor heating during winter for all our buildings. We harvest rain water for our toilets and our solar panels generate greenhouse-free electricity to meet a substantial portion of our electricity requirements.
Surrounded by nature
The large barn doors open onto our tranquil courtyard where bats and swallows have made their homes in the barn eaves, red kites swoop overhead and there are floral displays of herbs and plants attracting butterflies and insects. The courtyard area provides an ideal extension for events in good weather or an area for a marquee (separately hired).
Only 11 miles from Oxford
Nestling at the foot of the Wittenham Clumps nature reserve, Fison Barn is set amidst 700 acres of stunning countryside yet is conveniently located just 11 miles from Oxford and 18 miles from Reading.
Fison Barn is approximately 17 metres by 6 metres and accommodates:
- 200 standing
- 100* auditorium style seating
- 100* carousel seating with 10 x 5ft circular tables and chairs
- Exclusive use of Fison Barn, Poem Tree and the courtyard for your event
- Tables and seating for up to 100 people
- Cinematic drop screen and ceiling-mounted projector
- Bose® surround sound speakers
- Toilets and baby changing facilities
- Wheelchair accessible
- Under floor heating provided by our onsite biomass boiler during winter
- Open-air courtyard, perfect for drinks in good weather
Get in touch to arrange a viewing
For more information call 01865 407792 or send us an email.
We would be delighted to show you around Fison Barn and answer any questions that you might have. While we normally arrange visits during week-day office hours, we can also offer some early evening and weekend appointments. Please note, Fison Barn is not staffed and all viewings are by appointment only.
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*Currently under review due to new fire regulations