Old Forde House

Brunel Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 4XX

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Old Forde House
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Old Forde House, the perfect venue for your special day. Make your entrance up the sweeping drive in a vintage car, limousine or even a horse-drawn carriage. After the ceremony has taken place you and your guests can enjoy a celebration drink either in the Great Hall or in the beautiful grounds surrounding the house

The main part of Old Forde House is licensed as an approved venue, giving exclusive use to you and your guests. There are four rooms available in which to hold your wedding ceremony, each one with different features to offer and decorated with cream flowers. If feeling adventurous, get married in the porch whilst your guests sit/stand in the open air. There are extensive grounds within which to take photographs to capture one of the most important days of your life

There is no lift in this listed building so access to the upper rooms is via a stairway

Guide Prices

The largest room holds 65 guests, with an adjoining room that will take another 15 people. The smallest, more intimate room, holds 22 people. Find out more about weddings at Old Forde House here: https://www.teignbridge.gov.uk/sports-and-leisure/events/old-forde-house/weddings/

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* To be arranged for your specific event



  • Exclusive Use
  • Outdoor Space


  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • Catering by in-house Caterers

Establishment Features

  • 'Break-out' Space for Informal Meetings
  • Flipchart and Pens
  • OHP and Screen
  • Whiteboard and Pens
  • Wi-Fi available

Event Facilities

  • Brochure Available

Key Features

  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest

Parking & Transport

  • Close to Railway Station
  • On Bus Route
  • Parking On Site



Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Torquay Road, following signs for Teignbridge District Council, turn into Brunel Road. At first roundabout take the first right and follow signs for visitors car park



Public Transport Directions

There is a bus stop immediately outside Old Forde House on the main road and the train station is approx. 10 minutes away by foot




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