Digby Memorial Church Hall

Digby Memorial Church Hall

The Digby Memorial Hall was built in 1910 and is well positioned in the town centre and near to The Abbey. The hall is available for hire and is ideal for markets, fairs, fitness classes, lectures, parties, music and exhibitions. The hall is managed by Marcus Bray.

The hall has WiFi connection for users.

For more information and to hire the hall, please email Kate Bray on churchhall@sherborneabbey.com. We offer special rates for regular users.

The Digby Memorial Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3NL
0774 7126 335

Main Hall specification

  • Seating capacity 100: Seating with Tables 80; Chairs and Standing, 150 max
  • 30 folding tables (6′ × 2′ 5″ / 180 × 76 mm)
  • Wall-mounted digital projector and screen
  • PA with hand-held and lapel mics, 6 speakers; loop system; CD player
  • Small Stage
  • Piano
  • Music licence
Main hall seating
Main hall seating
Griffiths Room

Griffiths Room specification

  • Seating for 25
  • 8 folding tables (4′ × 2′ 5″ / 122 × 76 mm)
  • wall-mounted screen
  • Piano
  • Kitchenette with Tea/Coffee making facilities.

Studio Room (upstairs) specification

  • The studio is situated on the first floor and reached via staircase (24 steps).
  • Seating for approximately 25
  • 8 folding tables (4′ × 2′ 5″ / 122 × 76 mm)
  • Kitchenette with Tea/coffee making facilities
  • There are separate toilet facilities on the first floor
Studio Room

Main Kitchen

Digby Hall Kitchen

Access from Main Hall and Griffiths Room

  • Commercial Dishwasher
  • Gas Cooker (the oven will only heat things through)
  • 2 x urns, cups, saucers, mugs, plates and bowls etc
  • Fridge

General Facilities

  • Toilets facilities (ground and first floor) with disabled toilet (ground floor)
  • Baby changing facilities (ground floor)

Please Note:

  • Very limited parking but there are two large public car parks (short and long stay) within five minutes’ walk
  • Licensed for the supply (but not the sale) of alcohol.
  • WiFi!