The Younghayes Centre

Outside of the Yougnhayes CentreThe Younghayes Centre, situated in Younghayes Road – adjacent to the Medical Centre and opposite St Martin’s Primary School – is a busy hub at the heart of the community. Built in 2012, its main hall is in use throughout the week by a wide variety of community, youth and sports groups, whilst at weekends it is the venue for private parties and other events. Also housed within the building are tenanted business offices, including the office of Cranbrook Town Council.


The Younghayes Centre transferred ownership to the Town Council in November 2019.  Cranbrook Town Council manages the building, facilitating room bookings and coordinating usage of the building.


Hiring the Younghayes Centre

    picture of the kitchen

The Community Hall is located on the ground floor, with the option to hire a fully equipped catering kitchen. The Conference Room and the smaller Meeting Room are both upstairs and can be accessed by stairs or a lift.  All of of our facilities are avilable to hire. You can email us on or call us on 01404 514552 during office hours if you would like to discuss or make a booking.


To check the availablity of the Community Hall, please look at the Calendar before contacting the Property Administrator. The best way to view this calendar is to select week view at the top right of the page.


New hire charges were implemented on 1st April 2023 (minute 23/6). All bookings made from 1st April 2023 will be charged in accordance with the new rates. Please contact the Property Administrator, Joanna Stephenson if you require clarification on which booking form to complete.








How to find us

Our address is: The Younghayes Centre, 169 Younghayes Road, Cranbrook EX5 7DR.