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£75 - £100 pp
Up to 160
34 Bedrooms
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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.
Features & Capacity
Venue Type
Country House / Manor House
Reception Capacity
# Bedrooms
Sleeps # of People
Usual Access Time
08:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 PM
Late Night Extension Available
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
In-house Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
On-site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
Water View
Ceremony and Reception
Church Within Walking Distance
Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Licence
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence
Food and Drink
Alcohol Licence
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-house Catering
In-house Wine List
Pricing & Costs
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Minimum Number of Guests
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 on 27th June 2014
“We had our wedding reception at the Ravenswood on the 27th June 2014 and I can honestly say it was the most magical experience of our l... 
By on 26th February 2018
A happy couple
Married in February 2018

Wedding August 2016
“We got married here in August 2016, we fell in love with the venue and the grounds first, but after meeting the team there we loved it ... 
By on 26th February 2018
A happy couple
Married in February 2018

Wish we could do it again!
“We got married at The Ravenswood in June 2016 (following my parents getting married there 25 years ago) and I cannot recommend the venu... 
By on 26th February 2018
A happy couple
Married in February 2018

Thank you
“We got married at Ravenswood ten years ago yesterday (10th June). Came back to the venue today for lunch to celebrate and we had such a... 
By on 26th February 2018
A happy couple
Married in February 2018

You rock!
“The Ravenswood have been an absolute lifesaver and genuinely mind blowing at how accommodating they have been and done everything possi... 
By on 26th February 2018
A happy couple
Married in February 2018

Thank you so much
“Dear Sam, Tash, Stuart and Zoe, It’s impossible to express how grateful we are for your support and generosity in helping to make our d... 
By on 26th February 2018
A happy couple
Married in February 2018

Full Description
  • 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: Samantha Wordie
    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
  • Experience
    Year Business Was Established
    # Of Weddings Hosted
    More than 50
    # Of People In Team
    Public Liability Insurance
Location & Contact Details
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  • Directions
    • Address
    • Cinder Hill, Sharpthorne,, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 4HY, England
    • Nearest Town
    • East Grinstead
    • Nearest Motorway & Junction
    • Junction 10 M23
    • Nearest Train Station
    • East Grinstead
    • Nearest Airport
    • London Gatwick
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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

Spring Wedding Fair

  • 6th May 2018
  • If you are looking for your perfect wedding venue, then come along to our Wedding Fair on Sunday 6th May and see the Ravenswood set up for a wedding.