The following capacities are guidelines only.
Hall Large Hall
When used for a closely seated audience 60 180
When used for dancing
When seating is provided at tables 100
Car Park, adjacent to the hall, is leased to, and operated
by, Porlock Parish
Council primarily for the use of users of the hall. It can
accommodate 30+ cars and 4
designated for disabled parking.
By prior agreement with Porlock Parish Council and the Village
Committee, access to the car park may be
controlled by the hirer of the halls during
the period of
Large Hall, with its own entrance, is 16.5m x 8.5m (54'
x 28') with bench seating
along 2 sides and a permanent stage
accessed by moveable steps. The hall is
equipped with a hearing
loop and speakers, 2 wired microphones and 1 radio
A CD player is available.
A passage runs from the hall to the kitchen and bar, which
are shared with the small
hall. The hall floor is marked
out as a Badminton court.
Stage is 7.3m x 4.5m (24' x 15') and is equipped with curtains
front, back and sides.
A new lighting rig has been installed (in 2011) complete
with DMX controllable LED PAR
and overhead white lights with a dimmer
There are also two flood lights.
Stairs at the rear of the stage lead to the Meeting Rooms,
which can be used as
Small Hall, which has a separate entrance via the main
12m x 6m
(39' 6” x 20') and has the kitchen
and the bar adjoining.
sound from the large
hall. The large end window has a roller blind which can be
used as a projector screen.
Facilities are located in the main corridor between
the Large and Small Halls.
As well as the ladies and gents
toilets, there is a well equipped facility for the disabled
which also includes a Baby Change station.
large screen is available for projected images.
both Halls is by wood pellet boiler controlled by preset
time clocks and thermostats.
and CHAIRS are shared
by both halls and meeting rooms. Currently available
large folding tables (1830 x 760 mm)
small folding tables (915 x 760 mm)
chairs with arms for disabled and elderly