Other Things we offer

Venue Hire for Groups

Lower Shaw Farm is sometimes available for groups to use.

A weekend ‘package’ includes:

Facilities available include:

Vegetarian meals are prepared using homegrown, local and mostly organic food, and we can cater for most special diets.

Prices – for 2018 for groups, minimum number 12 people:

For a weekend - Friday evening through to Sunday afternoon: £140 per person. We don’t normally offer a self-catering option, but this may be possible on discussion. If you would like us to provide bed linen, then the price is £150.

Non- residential - £150 per day, plus £20 per person for lunch and refreshments.

Deposit: £300 per group booking, returnable if premises are left as found.

Contact us by or telephone 01793 771080 if you would like to discuss booking Lower Shaw Farm, for as short or as long as you like, for a few people or for many. We welcome all enquiries.

Volunteers and temporary residents

Live in, help out, enjoy.

Enquiries always welcome from individuals wishing to experience life down on this farm and meet other people. Short stays or long stays arranged by mutual agreement. Also Working Weekends held about once a month.

Educational Visits – for schools and playgroups

Guided exploratory walks round the farm and gardens to discover the animal and plant life, with a chance to feed the animals, take part in seasonal farm activities, and play in the big barn.

Lower Shaw Farm Children’s Project

A registered charity which runs activities and courses at the farm for local children and their families. These include Activity Days in the school holidays, healthy cookery classes, etc. Donations to the Project are always gratefully received, and are used to put on events, and improve facilities..

Team Building – you could do it here!

An opportunity to team-build in an unusual setting. Juggling, drumming, story-walks, earth oven baking, big barn swinging, and communal cooking are just a few of the bonding activities on offer.

If you would like to know more about any of the above, please contact us – details below. And if you have any wicked, wonderful, and workable ideas for events or activities at Lower Shaw Farm, please give us a ring, or write. We like exploratory chat, realistic optimism, and pioneering ventures!

Tel: 01793 771080
E-mail:
Post: Lower Shaw Farm, Old Shaw Lane, Shaw, Swindon, Wiltshire SN5 5PJ

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