This iconic building offers internal and external areas to let for community and commercial events.The Market House is the focal point of Castle Cary and is a Grade II* listed building dating from 1855.
It has been a major local meeting place for over 150 years, a focus for community events and home to the Town Council, Tourist & Community Information Point and a fascinating Museum.
To arrange a tour to see the facilities or to check on availability of space for your event
email to [email protected]
OR telephone 01963 351763
OR pop into the Market House between 9.30am and midday, weekdays or Saturday
This iconic building offers internal and external areas to let for community and commercial events
A picturesque restored Victorian chapel situated in a tranquil location on the outskirts of Castle Cary, which is available to all for hire.
The Chapel which is owned by the Town Council, is a non-denominational venue and available for both committals and hire by all in the local community and surrounding area. Its many uses include events such as:
small meetings and gatherings; especially those requiring few distractions and privacy readings and recitals, funeral or committal ceremonies of any kind, quiet reflection or study.
Recent refurbishment of the building was overseen by the Friends of the Cemetery Chapel, who remain committed to its continuation as a community asset. The Chapel is open to all at weekends and Bank Holidays from 10.00am to 4.00pm.
For more details about the Chapel facilities, go to www.carycemeterychapel.co.uk or pick up a leaflet from the Information Desk downstairs in the Market House, 9.30am – 2pm weekdays and Saturday.To arrange for a key for access to the chapel outside the hours given above, for individual reflection when visiting a grave visit the Information Desk as above, or ring 01963 351763.
For enquiries about use of the chapel for funeral services or committals, contact the Town Clerk on 01963 359631
To check on availability of space for a small meeting or gathering, and to make a booking, contact the Friends of the Cemetery Chapel Bookings Secretary by email to the Bookings Secretary, [email protected] or by telephone on 01963 351751
Caryford Community Hall (Ansford, Castle Cary, BA7 7JJ) is a large purpose-built modern-hall with full facilities for groups, meetings and events; it sits in extensive grounds with free off-road parking for approximately 120 vehicles (2 disabled places).
The hall and/or meeting room are available for hire for celebrations, dancing, shows, exhibitions, meetings and indoor sports. We have a full alcohol licence and can provide bar facilities if required.
The hall is a registered charity (No. 295286) and run by volunteers. The operation of the hall is overseen by a management committee; who are fully committed to maintaining the hall’s Hallmark 1, 2 & 3 accreditation.
We are happy to receive all enquiries. See below for contact details.