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Your Wedding

at Charlton House & Gardens

a whole lotta history


Reception Hire Charlton House is over 400 years old and one of the finest examples of Jacobean domestic architecture in the country. Built between 1607 and 1612, originally for Prince Henry the son of King James I, the house has also been the residence of East India Merchants, Prime Ministers and Baronets, and enjoys a fascinating history of intrigue and romance.

Four ornate rooms, long sweeping driveway, beautiful walled gardens, Charlton House is as versatile as it is unique for your wedding celebration. Our beautiful wedding halls and reception areas can accommodate up to 150 guests and are rich in period detail, featuring original fireplaces, wood panelling and intricate strapwork ceilings. Arrive in style by car or carriage as you travel slowly up the driveway to the house. Greeted with a glass of champagne and escorted through to the beautiful walled gardens for your reception drinks and photographs, capturing happy memories for you and your guests. After drinks move onto your wedding breakfast served by our expert caterers, before dancing the night away with your friends and family. How does that sound for a romantic setting and a day that you and your spouse will treasure forever? Capacities

t: +44 (0)20 8856 3951

e: enquiries@rght.org.uk

2019 - 2020 Saturday or Sunday £2,600

Grand Salon - 80 seated • 80 standing Long Gallery - 110 seated • 110 standing Old Library - 120 seated • 150 standing Dutch Room - 20 seated • 20 standing

For more information on visiting the house or booking events visit our website at greenwichheritage.org

Venue Hire

2020 - 2021 Saturday or Sunday £2,900

2021 - 2022 Saturday or Sunday £3,200

These prices include the hire of the Old Library only from 8am to 11pm (10pm on a Sunday), with maximum 120 chairs, 12 round tables and a steward. t: +44 (0)20 8856 3951

e: info@rght.org.uk

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Catering

Our list of expert caterers can offer a unique and tailored food and drink menu to suit any style, occasion and budget. From canapes to elegant three course meals using food from all over the world, they will help make your day that little bit more special. Our Expert Caterers

Millie's Kitchen: maurinethomas@yahoo.co.uk or 07939345946 Handmade Foods Blackheath: www.handmadefood.com Relish: www.relish.co.uk Feast: www.feast-food.com Suzanne James: www.suzannejames.co.uk Self Catering

Your wedding day is a truly personal occasion and if you are looking to do your own thing then you are welcome to choose the catering that suits you as a couple, here are all the details you need: 2019-2020 self catering charge - £400 2020-2021 self catering charge - £450 2021-2022 self catering charge - £500 What's included? Use of satellite kitchen in the Old Library on the day of the wedding. Your chosen caterer must have a valid 4 star or above food safety rating issued by a UK local authority, and must be vetted by Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust prior to consent being given.

For more information or to arrange a viewing please call 020 8856 3951 or email info@rght.org.uk

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Ceremony Hire

Hold both your ceremony and reception in our beautiful Jacobean manor house and grounds, with three rooms licensed for civil ceremonies offering the perfect setting for exchanging your vows. The Grand Salon, Long Gallery and Old Library are all available for civil ceremony hire featuring beautiful wood panelling, marble fireplaces, original Jacobean strapwork ceilings, and stunning views across the grounds and gardens. Capacities

Grand Salon - 80 seated Long Gallery - 110 seated Old Library - 110 seated Dutch - 20 seated 2019 - 2020 Saturday or Sunday 2 hour hire £300

Venue Hire

2020 - 2021 Saturday or Sunday 2 hour hire £350

2021 - 2022 Saturday or Sunday 2 hour hire £400

These prices include the hire of the Old, Library, Long Gallery, Grand Salon or Dutch Room only for 2 hours, with steward and reserved parking place for the Bride & Groom. To book your ceremony at Charlton House you must also contact Royal borough of Greenwich Registry Office. Whilst we are able to hold a date until you confirm details with the registrar, we would advise that you confirm their availability as early as possible before confirming your ceremony at Charlton House. Registrars Office

Births, deaths and marriages, Woolwich Town Hall, Wellington Street, Woolwich SE18 6PW t: 020 8921 5015 e: registrar@royalgreenwich.gov.uk

t: +44 (0)20 8856 3951

e: info@rght.org.uk

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Venue Information

Entry to Charlton House and gardens is free, donations are always welcome. Opening Times

Charlton House: Monday to Friday 9am - 9.30pm Saturday 9am - 5pm Sunday closed Charlton Tea Rooms: Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm Saturday 11am - 3pm Sunday closed Gardens - Daily from dawn to dusk

For more information or to arrange a viewing please call 020 8856 3951 or email enquiries@rght.org.uk

Getting to Charlton House

Our address: Charlton House, Charlton Road, London SE7 8RE Bus routes: 53, 54, 380, 422 and 486. Train: Charlton Station (British Rail) then 10-minute walk (uphill), or 486 bus to Warren Walk and a short walk to Charlton House. Tube: North Greenwich (Jubilee Line), take 486 bus to Warren Walk and a short walk to Charlton House. Parking at Charlton House

Pay and display parking is applicable at £1 per hour between the hours of 8am and 5pm, 50p per hour between 5pm and 10pm. Blue badge holders can park for free in designated disabled bays when displaying a blue badge Contact us

t: +44 (0)20 8856 3951 e: info@rght.org.uk

For more information or to arrange a viewing please call 020 8856 3951 or email info@rght.org.uk

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e: info@rght.org.uk

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Your Wedding at Charlton House & Gardens  

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