A new service to help ease the burden
No matter what your requirements, we can help. We are here to take away the stress of organising a wake or life celebration and can help with anything from flowers to funeral cars. We appreciate what a difficult time this is for you and use our extensive event coordination skills to offer gentle and sympathetic assistance.
We'll guide you through the whole process from start to finish, providing as much or as little support and help as you wish. By being in safe, reliable hands, we'll make everything easier for you and ensure that the day runs seamlessly, professionally and appropriately. We will help you quickly, compassionately and effectively with all your requirements ~ all in one place.
Set in the beautiful Essex countryside for funerals, wakes and life celebrations.
Little Tey Barn is set in the beautiful rural countryside of Essex close to Colchester. It offers privacy and is available exclusively for you
The barn is attached to the luxurious residence which can provide a calm and peaceful environment for 25 to 150 people.
We can provide accommodation for up to 14 guests. Each bedroom is individual and furnished to 5* quality with every amenity you may need.
Everything is baked and prepared by our team, Very Vintage who will devise a menu to your liking. We are pleased to cater for special dietaries.
Everything is served on vintage bone china. We provide everything you will need, crockery, glassware and table linen and a waiting team.
It's a difficult time for you - we'll take care of all the organisation and then look after your guests on the day.
Everything is baked and prepared by our team, Very Vintage who will devise a menu to your liking. We are pleased to cater for special dietaries. We can provide accommodation for up to 14 guests. Each bedroom is individual and furnished to 5* quality with every amenity you may need. Our team are sensitive to a family's grief and will remain unobtrusive throughout your time at Little Tey Barn, dealing with service in a quiet, professional manner.
A selection of dainty finger sandwiches
Smoked salmon, lemon & cracked black pepper
Hand carved ham and wholegrain mustard
Classic free range egg mayonnaise & cress
Cream cheese & cucumber
Vintage cheddar & caramelised onion chutney
Freshly baked scones with clotted cream and Tiptree jam
A selection of delectable cakes
We offer a fully stocked bar or the option to serve your own alcoholic drinks
English Breakfast Tea, Earl Grey, Peppermint and fresh coffee
We cater for special dietary requirements, please just ask.
Jane, alongside her husband Andy, will warmly welcome you to their beautiful venue and accommodation, Little Tey Barn. They have been welcoming guests for many years for all manner of occasions and will ensure personally that you and your guests are well looked after.
Anna-Maria has been leading the Very Vintage Tea Party team and hosting afternoon tea parties since 2010. Her love of all things vintage, together with her background in teaching art have helped her bring together the service that is offered today. Afternoon tea set on beautiful vintage china seems the perfect way to provide your guests with something to share. If you wish to toast your loved one or offer alternative drinks, of course we can help you all the way.
As a celebrant Shelley feels it is her privilege to listen to your stories, to hear about the choices you have made and to create a ceremony that befits a celebration of a life that will leave the friends and family of the lost one enjoying the glow of memories shared and the warmth of those remembrances.