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Blackstock wedding courtyard

Blackstock wedding courtyard


Gill Stapley


Grove Hill,
BN27 4HF


Known as a stunning wedding venue, this privately-run family business also provides a professional quiet and relaxed meeting venue for you and your colleagues.

Blackstock Country Estate offers a unique country setting to include meeting rooms and outdoor space and is the ultimate venue to hold your meeting, conference, training, product launch or team building. Optional layouts can seat up from 10 boardroom style to 180 theatre style, depending on the format required for the day. When away from the interruptions of the office, noise of the town and the usual distractions of hotels, delegates' creativity is at its best.

Additionally, Blackstock Country Estate is set in over 70 acres of lush green meadows, scented gardens, bluebell abundant woodland, lakes and panoramic views to make the perfect space for team building activities.

The barns' surroundings and countryside backdrops provide you with light, space and fresh air, making it the pefect conference venue and a relaxing place to meet away from the office. With ample free parking on-site (up to 200 cars) and a train station less than 10 minutes away, along with accessible meeting space and grounds, a perfect solution to holding your event.

Their Rosette standard executive head chef has over 20 years' experience in fine cuisine and catering. Speak with their team and create a bespoke event that your guests will be talking about for a long time.

Friendly and professional staff are dedicated to each meeting and pay a great deal of attention to the detail to ensure that everything runs smoothly for you on the day. They have flexible rates dependent on the length of time you wish to use the venue, so please contact them to discuss your requirements.

Situated just outside Eastbourne, with ample free parking and close to Polegate train station, Blackstock Country Estate, Hellingly is the perfect location.

Delegates: 180


  • Maximum number of people180 people
  • Number of event rooms2 event rooms

Room Layouts

  Theatre style room layout Boardroom style room layout Classroom style room layout UShape style room layout Cabaret style room layout Banquet style room layout Room area in metres squared Facilities
view further details of this roomTudor Barn 100 40 60 32 64 100 Free broadband internetPA systemProjection systemBar areaNatural daylightDisabled Access
view further details of this roomGranary Barn 180 40 100 42 64 150 Free broadband internetPA systemProjection systemBar areaNatural daylightDisabled Access



See location of Blackstock Country Estate on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TQ 597132  Lat: 50.89666 Long: 0.26970

Follow the A22 towards Eastbourne, through Halland, Golden Cross and Lower Dicker.
At Boship roundabout, take the 2nd exit (A271 towards Horsebridge & Herstmonceux).
At mini-roundabout, take 1st exit (straight over) A271.
At traffic lights, turn left onto Park Road (towards Hellingly/Marle Green).
Park Road turns into Grove Hill at the Roebuck Housing Estate.
Blackstock Country Estate is on the left hand side on Grove Hill.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Polegate station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Business supportBusiness support
  • Grounds for outdoor activitiesGrounds for outdoor activities
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Venue approved for civil marriageVenue approved for civil marriage
  • Wedding receptionsWedding receptions
  • Sole use of venueSole use of venue
  • Wedding planner availableWedding planner available