£75 - £100 pp
Up to 160
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Set in the rolling countryside of Sharpthorne, West Sussex, The Ravenswood offers 18 acres of landscaped lawns, gardens and lakes creating an unforgettable atmosphere for your wedding day.
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Leading up to your day: Our team is available to answer all of your questions whenever you need them. The most common thing we hear is...
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WEDDING OPEN EVENING: FRIDAY 16TH NOVEMBER, 6PM - 9PM Congratulations on your engagement! You are now in an exciting stage of wedding planning. Along with what you’ll wear on your special day, the ideal setting for your wedding should be at the top of your list! Whether you are getting married, converting your civil partnership or holding a civil partnership ceremony, we would love to host your ceremony or reception. ♥ 15th century building ♥ 4 stunning function suites ♥ 34 bedrooms including four poster rooms ♥ Civil ceremony licence (indoor and outdoor) ♥ Located in the rolling countryside of Sharpthorne, West Sussex ♥ Wide selection of menu choices including vegetarian and vegan options ♥ Honeymoon Suite with views over the grounds (included in your package) ♥ Brand new Dressing Room ♥ 18 acres of land including 4 lakes, rose garden, secret garden and forest walk with ruins We want your day to be about you, which is why we only offer exclusive hire of the venue spaces. Or if you truly want to become lord or lady of the manor, you can exclusively hire the entire manor, giving you 34 ensuite bedrooms for you and your guests to enjoy. We have 3 function rooms for use during the different parts of your day. The Princess Beatrice Suite (named after the daughter of Queen Victoria, who once lived here), The Jacobean Room and The Baronial Hall (the original 15th Century site of the building). These seat up to 150 guests for your wedding feast and up to 300 guests for your evening party. Our stunning 18 acres of land contain a pavilion, 4 lakes, ruins, bridges, pleasure gardens and even a giant chair. Our director of the grounds has 10 years of experience as a wedding photographer and so has ensured a fabulous selection of picturesque spots for your photographs.
Personal Message from the Manager
Name of Wedding Contact: Natasha
You’re engaged…congratulations! I am thrilled to hear you are considering the Ravenswood for your special day! If you would like any more information, please do not hesitate to contact me. I look forward to speaking with you
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Married in April 2018
AMAZING! We got married here on Saturday
AMAZING! We got married here on Saturday and what a beautiful venue. All the staff were so friendly and absolutely incredible from start to finish going above & beyond to...
Married in May 2018
The most perfect and amazing experience at The Rav
My wife and I got married on 11th April this year and had the most perfect and amazing experience at The Ravenswood. From the very beginning Sam and the team worked with ...
Married in June 2018
We had the best day at the best venue ever!
My husband and I got married here on the 2/6/18 we had the best day at the best venue ever! Sam you were perfect and we couldn’t of got married here without you. You have...
Married in June 2018
I am very emotional even writing this review
Me and my partner got married at the Ravenswood on Saturday just gone the 16/6/18. I am very emotional even writing this review as me, my new wife and our guests where tr...
Damian Hillwood r
Wedding: June 2018
We went to a friends wedding on Saturday and from start to finish was a amazing day the venue was perfect and ran amazingly, wouldn't hesitate to recommend! Sam and her ...
Wedding: June 2018
My husband and I got married here 5 years ago now (when it was still with the previous owners) and had the most amazing day! So we were over the moon when my brother deci...
Wedding Open Evening
16th November 2018
Come along and see The Beatrice Suite fully dressed for a wedding decorated by the incredible Mulberry Events and meet a selection of all the other preferred suppliers who regularly work with us.
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
The boathouse on the lake
What is your venue's most unique feature?
Our outside castle for outside ceremonies
What part of your business are you most proud of?
Our grounds, gardens and lakes