Basil Jellicoe Hall


Covid update:

We have reopened our community halls and are taking bookings. Please read our Conditions of Hire to check whether your gathering/activity is suitable before booking. If you have any other questions, please contact us by emailing or calling 0300 323 0325 and ask to speak to the Community Development team. 

Basil Jellicoe Hall is on the ground floor of St Joseph's flats on Drummond Crescent in Somers Town, Camden, NW1.


Main hall

Usually the main hall measures approximately 13.75M by 6.71M, and can comfortably fit 60 people sat around 10 tables.  We provide 65 folding chairs, and 10 folding tables in the hall. However due to social distancing measures and our space capacity, a limit of 24 people allowed at Basil Jellico. 


The kitchen is just off the main hall. It is equipped with cups and saucers, plates and cutlery, a small fridge, a kettle, and washing up sink. The kitchen cannot be used for food preparation, but there is a microwave for warming food. There is no available outdoor space.  Drop off parking is available but limited. 


The hall may be hired between the hours of 9am and 8pm or 9pm for meetings with no music.

How much does it cost?

The charge is £35 per hour, or £20 per hour for community groups, local charities or Origin residents. If you are eligible for the discounted rate, please complete this form, and we will create a discounted booking account for you. A flat fee of £15 per booking will be added to your booking charge to cover the additional costs of Covid safety measures. 

A £100 deposit is required, and is refunded after your booking if the hall was left in good condition. We will be in touch the week before your booking to take the deposit payment.

How to book

To book Basil Jellicoe Hall, please go to our booking calendar

The kitchen at Basil Jellicoe Hall.