About Plantation Hall

Attractive, all-purpose venue

The Plantation Hall, situated at King George V Playing Field, Colchester Road, provides Heybridge with an attractive, all-purpose venue for the village community.

It is owned and managed directly by the Parish Council. There is an Administrative Assistant who manages all facility bookings. Caretaker services include the setting out of furniture to suit hirers’ individual requirements and a reasonable amount of secure storage can be provided for materials and equipment needed by regular users. The premises has a full public entertainment licence and offers ample parking.

The facilities include

Booking enquiries to Admin Clerk

Main hall

A spacious and attractive assembly room of approx. 90 sq.m. suitable for playgroups, fitness activities, clubs, meetings, parties and dances. Special features are beech wood flooring and underfloor heating, with ceiling fans and air conditioning to re-circulate heated air or provide summer cooling. There is a door and serving hatch to the kitchen, and also a separate door to the meeting room (which can be used as a side room or bar for social functions). The hall can be used as a fully-open space or laid out with tables and chairs as required, or laid out with chairs only for up to 100 people.

Meeting room

With an area of 27 sq.m., this is designed for smaller groups, committee meetings, discussion groups or small business seminars.


A 16 sq.m. kitchen with modern electric cooker, dishwasher, fridge, and water heater for hot drinks. Extensive worktop space and ample crockery and cutlery for full meals service. Use of kitchen is free for tea and coffee making – cups, saucers and spoons supplied.

Changing Rooms

With hot showers, accommodation for two football teams. Separate referee’s room. Although accessible from the main hall area, independent access from playing field for football matches.

The Claydon Room

A separate and independent meeting room, approx 30sqm fully provided with the latest in information technology, wireless internet for short courses and training facilities, and able to accommodate groups of up to 30. Facilities for making refreshments.


Men’s and women’s toilets with instant hot water and hand dryers. Separate adapted toilet for disabled persons, also with baby changing facilities.


To book any room in Plantation Hall (including the field/changing rooms) you must follow all the Hire Terms & Rules.

Plantation Hall, Colchester Road, Heybridge, Maldon, Essex, CM9 4AL.

Telephone: 01621 852471



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