St Thomas the Martyr

Space Type: Church

Suitable for:

  • Dance
  • Performance with an Audience
  • Rehearsal

Opening Hours

Various

Booking Info

Costs & Terms of Hire:

Contact Name:

Jo Cross

Email Address:


Telephone Number:

Description

An elegant Georgian church in a city centre location.

“A large handsome church with facilities, making it an excellent venue space for hire with superb acoustics ideal for concerts. Located in the heart of Bristol’s business quarter, with the Seven Stars Tavern and The Fleece next door”


Accessibility

  • Accessible Entrance:No/Unknown
  • Accessible Toilet: No/Unknown
  • Induction Loop Available: Yes
  • Blue Badge Parking Available: Yes

More Accessibility Information:

There is a ramp for the interior step, but there are exterior steps up from footpath at both doors.

Facilities

  • Dressing Room
  • Kitchen

Technical Info

Physical description:

The total ground floor area is 543 sq metres. There are 4 entrance / exits: West 1.85m wide, NW 1.85m wide, E 0.85m wide and NE 1.20m wide. All entrances have several steps to the large nave / chancel area. The nave central aisle is 1.6m wide and the two side aisles are each 1.0m wide. The total fixed seating capacity, including pews and choir stalls, is 500, with an additional 50 seats on the west balcony. Excellent natural light. Recently upgraded and extended electrical system provides good lighting to the chancel and nave, with additional lighting in all offices and other spaces. • Disabled access WC • Kitchenette • Heating for performances, when required, is provided by 6 x3Kw UV heaters on stands, with an additional 2free standing and portable oil-filled electric radiators. • Dressing room

Power Supply:

13 Amp sockets only

Power and Lighting Details:

Recently upgraded and extended electrical system provides good lighting to the chancel and nave, with additional lighting in all offices and other spaces.