Rustic Barn Weddings in the Lake DistrictRustic Barn Weddings in the Lake District - Photos courtesy of Kerry Woods Photography

Rustic Barn Weddings in the Lake District 


As one of only two licensed barns in the Lake District, our 16th century barn is unique, romantic and approved for civil ceremonies. So, you can now get married under the eaves of the barn with your congregation inside, or outside with spectacular views of the surrounding fells.

The barn is not just utilised for weddings of course. It is a wonderful space for all manner of celebrations, with live music or a DJ. Measuring approximately 10m x 5.5m and with a capacity ranging from 40 for afternoon teas or formal dining to 80 for a hog-roast or buffet, every kind of occasion can be managed. Indoor and outdoor seating is available and we are fully licensed for alcohol and live music, with cask ales and keg lager.

Buffets and prepaid drinks can be served in our pretty garden gazebo situated next to the barn. This also doubles as our own Photobooth which will provide a you and your guests with fun and entertainment throughout the wedding day.

The barn is fully decorated with a plethera of fairylights, beech tree decorations and apple blossom all around the eaves of the barn including a stunning arch around the open double doors where oyu can stand beneath to be married while your guests sit outside. Our handmade wicker heart sparkles with fairylights and adds a stunning focal point to the end of the barn. Add your own touches with a little colour coordinated bunting and your own flowers and tealights.
The outdoor terrace and gazebo come alive at dusk with hundreds of dancing fairylights - Sit outside and enjoy the stunning sunsets over Rydal Water.  






Follow Cote How's board Barn Weddings on Pinterest.


Cote How added the WOW factor to our wedding - Such an amazing time. Love it here!  John and Jo Coppock 

Thank you Caroline for hosting our wedding! You and your team pulled out all the stops to make it absolutely perfect! Such a gorgeous location with you as a brilliant wedding planner who organised pretty much everything for us! Could not have wished for a better day! We would highly recommend!! Xxx   Kerry Gibbons

Lovely, peaceful place, fantastic host in Caroline!   Claire Chapman

Read more reviews here...


Read more here...

Our Latest Tweets

Rosie the Vintage Cumbria Classic Coaches here in the garden of Cote How! Book her or one of her lovely siblings...
Follow Us - @COTE HOW Weddings
We are pleased to have a new supplier on board with Cote How Weddings.If you fancy transporting your guests in a...
Follow Us - @COTE HOW Weddings
My favourite blossom in its full splendour! #blossom #mayweddings #springweddings #theplacetobe
Follow Us - @COTE HOW Weddings
RT @FloristLakes: Birds are chirping away.... A very good morning. We've got a wedding today @Lakeland_Venue in Rydal. Michelle & team on…
Follow Us - @COTE HOW Weddings
For all you yogis out there who cant always make it to a class there is a brand new website here for downloadable...
Follow Us - @COTE HOW Weddings

Get in touch

Cote How
LA22 9LW

circle-facebook -128  twitter  googleplus-revised  Pinterest round