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Chelmsford Bookings

Some views and information about Chelmsford Quaker Meeting House


The bookings officer Emerson Bedford can be contacted by e-mail at bookingschelmsfordquakers@gmail.com or on 07741 475189.

Our Conditions of use, Evacuation procedures, Health & Safety Policy, Data Privacy Statement, and Room Charges for 2019 are contained in our Room Booking Pack.

Read this re important changes to vehicle access



Views: (click on the images to magnify them)

Front of Meeting House

Front of Meeting House

View of the front of Chelmsford Quaker Meeting House. Front drive off Rainsford Road leads to a small car park at the side. Wheelchair access is via the rear garden and entrance.

Rooms available for hire are the Hall and the Anne Knight Room. If refreshments are required, the Kitchen can also be booked, although this is not licenced for food preparation. For larger events, the entire premises can be booked.

If audio-visual facilities are required for an event, these must be provided by the hirer.


Entrance foyer

Entrance foyer

Entrance foyer of Meeting House, with front doors on the left, entrances to Hall on right, and kitchen and Anne Knight Room at the end. Foyer also has male and female toilets, the latter with baby changing facilities, and a separate toilet for the disabled. Back door (access from the carpark) is suitable for wheelchair access.


Hall

Hall

Hall with sealed parquet floor, double doors to rear garden and four high-level windows for uniform lighting. Approximate dimensions 8.8m square (28ft 10in). Can comfortably seat 60 people in cinema style. Sliding doors allow the use of an Annex to extend the Hall for larger gatherings.


Entrance foyer

Library

Library with sealed parquet floor and doors to garden. Approximate dimensions 4.5m by 4.5m (14ft 9in by 14ft 9in). Can be arranged as committee room (as shown), or in cinema style where 16 people can be seated in comfort.


Anne Knight Room

Anne Knight Room

Anne Knight Room with sealed parquet floor and door to Library plus hatch to Kitchen. Approximate dimensions 9m by 4.5m (14ft 9in by 14ft 9in). Can be arranged as committee room (as shown), or in cinema style where 20 people can be seated in comfort.


Kitchen

Kitchen

Kitchen with kettle and hot water boiler. Serving hatch to Anne Knight Room is shown. Cutlery and crockery is available. The kitchen is not licenced for food preparation.


Car park

Car park

Car Park for the Meeting House is to the side of the building and can be reached from Cedar Avenue West. The car park is accessed via double gates which are normally locked unless arrangements have been made with the Meeting House caretaker. See further details. There are spaces for 11 cars.


Rear garden

Rear garden

The rear garden is enclosed and has a locked gate which serves as the access for wheelchairs.