The hall is Covid 19 secure and open for bookings from September.  

Pencombe & Little Cowarne Parish Hall is a charitable community facility available to the public, specifically for the benefit of all residents of Pencombe and Little Cowarne. The hall is intended as the hub for general use by the local community and to assist with their fundraising activities and events.

The hall is also available for hire by individuals and organisations from outside the Civil Parish.

The hall is managed and run by the hall trustees. The complete trustee body consists of up to twelve people who are appointed annually – five elected members and seven representative members nominated by village organisations who use the hall. All members are trustees for the hall whether they are elected or nominated representatives. The trustees have the power to co-opt people to be trustees if insufficient trustees are appointed at the AGM.

Currently the following people are trustees:

Elected or co-opted trustees:

  • Andrew Mottram - (chair & bookings) elected
  • Alison Maynard - (secretary) elected
  • Susan Drew - (treasurer) elected
  • Emily Barrett - elected

Nominated local representatives

  • Monica Clarke - WI and Natter Chatter Club rep
  • Colin Hadley  - Parish Council and PYFC rep
  • Janet Legge - Little Cowarne PCC rep
  • Pencombe school PTA  - revolving representative


Main Hall

Are you looking for a venue to host your private party, large conference, wedding or other celebration? Capable of seating 120 guests and equipped with a stage, bar and kitchen.


Committee Room

This is a light, airy, pleasant room which is used specifically for meetings. Its table is in meeting style and can seat up to 10 people.



Our well equipped kitchen is suitable for parties, weddings and other events with a large service hatch into the main hall.


Post Office

The parish hall is also home to our local post office two mornings a week. Run by friendly, welcoming staff.


Regular Events

Currently the Hall is used by Pencombe Young Farmers Club. Pencombe & Little Cowarne WI, Pencombe School and local Yoga and Pilates Classes.


Private Hire

Suitable for meetings, exercise classes, art classes, seminars, theatrical productions, concerts, family gatherings, large dinner parties, celebrations, weddings & christenings.