The Younghayes Centre

The 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.


Hiring the Younghayes Centre


The main hall (with a catering kitchen attached) and the small meeting room (upstairs, with lift and use of the downstairs kitchen) are both available 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 see a timetable of regular events at the Younghayes Centre click here

Booking forms can be downloaded here (please contact the Bookings Administrator if you require clarification of which rate applies).


Hire Form for Hall (Business Rate)

Hire Form for Hall

Hire Form for Meeting Room & Library (Business Rate)

Hire Form for Meeting Room & Library

Essential Information for Hirers

How to find us

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

Directions from Exeter and M5 junction 29: follow the B3174 towards Cranbrook and turn left at the first Cranbrook roundabout into Younghayes Road. Continue on this road until you see a row of neighbourhood shops on the left and St Martin’s Primary and Nursery School on the right. Turn left into the main block paved car parking area for the shops and you will see the Younghayes Centre opposite the Cranbrook Pharmacy. If you see a sign for the Medical Centre you have gone slightly past your destination.

Directions from Honiton: follow the B3174 towards Cranbrook and turn right at the third Cranbrook roundabout into Younghayes Road. Then proceed as above.

Directions from the train station: leave the train at Cranbrook station and follow the pavement along the road (Burrough Fields) to the junction with Younghayes Road. Turn right and follow the main road as it curves round to the left, cross over Long Orchard and the Younghayes Centre will be on your right, just past the Medical Centre.

Parking: you can park for up to 2 hours in the car park immediately outside the Younghayes Centre.