Countryside wedding photography at The Barn at Upcote, Cheltenham



Hi there, my name is Pedge and I am the photographer and owner of Pedge Photography. I am on the recommended supplier list for The Barn at Upcote, something I am very proud of as the venue is truly stunning and illustrative of what a wedding in the cotswolds should look like.

As a Barn at Upcote wedding photographer, the venue offers all the perfect blends and balance to what you need for the best wedding photos. The rustic barns, the charming garden and the sense of feeling that you are set in a basin of exploding countryside makes this venue idyllic for a wedding.

The venue is isolated and has it’s own, long stretch of driveway before you approach the wedding venue. It is extremely private and peaceful. The main area of the venue is set within three main barns creating a courtyard down a showcasing set of stairs.This area is all set within acres of space that is surrounded with natural beauty spots – incredible for portrait photos on your wedding day. I’m big fan of the Barn at Upcote and working at this venue is an absolute pleasure.

Gazing at each other at their ceremony, at the Barn at Upcote, Cheltenham
Indian fusion wedding at The Barn at Upcote. Newlyweds take a stroll through the wheat fields in an atmospheric backdrop.

Barn at Upcote Wedding Photography

Let’s speak as soon as you have your wedding date and this will give us lots of time to discuss and organise your wedding photography experience at The Barn at Upcote. One of the options I have available is a pre-wedding shoot that we could actually have at the venue itself, which gives you an idea of spaces we can utilise and some preplanning on such things as group shots.

As a Cotswolds wedding photographer, I offer a natural, vibrant style to photography (portfolio here) and like to focus on a mixture of candid photography and some more styled pieces as well. The Barn at Upcote is a a super venue with heaps of offerings for me as a wedding photographer. We definitely aren’t going to lack creativity at this gorgeous venue.


History of The Barn at Upcote

The Barn at Upcote is a reasonably new wedding venue, opening it’s doors in 2016. The owners have lovingly restored old, working farm barns and designed and built them back up again using elegance and style.

It has been setup and redesigned as a wedding venue and this means a fluid, seamless approach to your wedding day, offering a natural flow to any wedding day.

Cotswolds Wedding Venue The Barn at Upcote

Beautifully restored and renovated cotswolds barns set the scene for this countryside wedding venue, set in the cotswolds region. Built to design a courtyard, each barn serves it’s own purpose for wedding preparations, ceremony and food and socialising and dancing also. This is all located on it’s own private drive, surrounded by nature and wildlife.

Relaxed, natural, happy photos await you at The Barn at Upcote ad with me as your wedding photographer, I promise to capture all the fun, love and emotion of your day, set in the gorgeous surroundings of this English countryside wedding venue.


Not just a Barn at Upcote wedding photographer, but a cotswolds wedding photographer in general, it has to be said that if it’s a rustic, barn-style, elegant, country wedding is you are after, then The Barn at Upcote is going to excite you and give you butterflies!

When you book your wedding at The Barn at Upcote you have access to the entire grounds. The wedding prep space is a gorgeous area to get ready why secretly being able to keep tabs on guests ( and your partner!) arriving to the venue. It’s also an easily accessible area for me as your photographer to zoom around and ensure I capture everything as it’s all going on. The ceremony space is gorgeous and keeps well with the settings of the venue. The bar area and function space for dancing gives a relaxing, informal vibe for your wedding and as for the courtyard space, well this is the gem and the appeal of Upcote Barn in my opinion. Outdoors, in the serenity and private environment Upcote offers, you have the most peaceful and tranquil elements the countryside has to offer. The only disturbance you could have is that of the resident peacocks!

So, what are you waiting for!Pedge Photography ( recommended by the venue) for your Barn at Upcote wedding photographer 🙂

The Barn at Upcote – Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a Barn at Upcote wedding photographer going to cost?

My wedding package prices start at £1,295 for all day coverage. This is for a digital package of images all contained and provided, securely and privately in an online gallery. I can also provide such things as wedding albums.

Can I bring my own suppliers to The Barn at Upcote?

Yes, you are free to bring your own suppliers to The Barn at Upcote, but the venue also has a list of recommended suppliers that you can use – I am also on this list.

Can I get married outdoors at The Barn at Upcote?

Yes, with a bit of pre-planning and as long as the weather allows, the staff at The Barn at Upcote can arrange for your wedding to be outdoors.

Is there parking available at The Barn at Upcote?

Yes, the venue has it’s own car park, more than capable of providing space for all your guests.

How do I get to Birtsmorton Court?

Birtsmorton Court is based in a small country village in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. The formal address is

The Barn at Upcote
GL54 4BL

Where can I find Barn at Upcote


If you’re looking for a Barn at Upcote wedding photographer, it would be great to chat about your wedding plans. Click the button below to contact me and check availability.