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Craft Centre, free entry

Debden Barns

Debden Barns


Elder Street,
Saffron Walden,
CB11 3JY


Debden Barns is a collection of unique businesses located in a beautiful rural setting offering a mix of antiques, homewares, gifts and garden accessories.

" Square 1 Cafe - a great place to meet for coffee, lunch or afternoon tea.
" Courtyard Garden Antiques - decorative garden features
" Berrick Antiques - pine and country furniture
" Tang & Co - an eclectic mix of vintage & traditional
" Mimi & Hope Interiors - stockists of Autentico Paint
" Tatty Blue - painted furniture & gifts
" Knights Country Kitchens - affordable, quality, bespoke kitchens
" Becky Cooper Designs - bespoke curtains and blinds
" Gallery Therapy Rooms - holistic and beauty treatments
" House of Excellence - a medical aesthetics clinic
" Pure Mind Hypnotherapy and Life Coaching
" Bouncy Toms - bouncy castle hire and children's party venue

A Farmers Market is held on the first Saturday of the month selling fresh local produce, crafts & gifts.

The "Party Marquee" is available for private parties and wedding receptions.
Debden Barns is a great place to bring the whole family with plenty of space for the kids to run around, with swings, climbing frames and a playhouse.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessWedding receptions


Free entry



Plan route to Debden Barns using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 558341  Lat: 51.98350 Long: 0.26731

By Road:
Located 3 miles south of Saffron Walden, we are 15 minutes from the M11 and Stansted Airport. Look out for our brown tourist signs. We have a large car park right outside.

Parking: free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Wedding receptionsWedding receptions

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis gravel
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system


  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu