Video by Tom Frost Photography

A transformation from inception to today


Paul is a fourth generation father who was handed the farm from his father.

Fourth generation farmers

Paul has been farming Pengelly Farm his whole life, a majority of the time as a Dairy Farmer and giving this up in 2011. He took a steer towards diversification and converted the old milking parlour to Holiday Lets.

The beginning of the Wedding Venue

The Barn at Pengelly

After a lot of research and pre-planning application, we submitted our planning application for a brand new purpose built wedding venue in 2019. We were successful in our application in early 2020 when the real work started, including gathering an application for an EU Grant where we researched the wedding industry including market research with couples and suppliers in the Industry.

We are open

Fast forward 3 years later...

Following the successful application on an EU Grant, we could commence the ground work for the Wedding venue and officially started the build in July 2021. 10 months of hard work and many tradesman, we opened our doors for the first time on 8th May 2022 for our first ever Wedding Fair....