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Community Activities

The Beansheaf Community Centre

The Linear Hall
Beansheaf Room
The Keep
Hire Charges
Booking Forms 

The Community Centre is situated in Linear Park, Charrington Road, Calcot near Reading, Berkshire RG31 7AW and is close to junction 12 of the M4.  The Centre has facilities for disabled users, excellent parking and three rooms available for hire (described below).  The Centre is licensed for a variety of activities including music and dance.


Facilities include a kitchen, toilet facilities, baby changing facilities and wheelchair access.  All rooms are equipped with tables and chairs.  There is a public telephone and smoke and fire alarms.  

The lobby area of the Beansheaf Centre, during the February half term 2017, received a refresh and is now looking fantastic. 

The kitchen has the following equipment: an instant hot water urn, two fridges, microwave, warming cupboard, toaster, kettle, cutlery, crockery and glasses.  Both The Linear Hall and The Beansheaf Room have a serving hatch to the kitchen.

Linear Hall (16.5m x 9m)

The Linear Hall is suitable for meetings, conferences, fund-raising events, parties (with room for a bouncy castle), wedding receptions and exercise classes (please note bookings for tap dancing and line dancing are not accepted).  Staging is available on request but incurs an additional fee for erecting.  The Linear Hall overlooks the beautiful Linear Park.

The Beansheaf Room (7.9m x 7.6m)

The Beansheaf Room underwent extensive refurbishment during the Spring of 2016.  Holybrook Parish Council are very excited about the modernisation of what was a tired looking room.

The Beansheaf Room is suitable for meetings, small parties, dance classes, training events, Baby Showers and the such like.

The Keep (9.2m x 3.5m)

The Keep (which has no disabled access) is a carpeted room on the first floor.  The room is suitable for small meetings and educational classes.  There is a wall mounted whiteboard in the room.

Hourly charges Monday - Friday Weekends
Linear Hall

Beansheaf Room

The Keep    

Caretaking charge (weekends only)







For all enquiries contact the Parish Office on 0118 9454 339 or holybrookcouncil@btconnect.com.  

You can also download the Booking form and Conditions of Hire and, once completed, please return to the Parish Office.  

Other important information when booking the Beansheaf Centre: Fire Regulations,  Notice to Users and Height Barrier information