Have your wedding at Sutton House

A newly married couple stand in front of a portrait of Ralph Sadlier in the Great Chamber at Sutton House.

Looking for a Hackney wedding venue? What about an unexpected treasure nestled in a leafy oasis close to London's centre? Sutton House is a 16th-century stone-bricked house, the oldest domestic dwelling in East London, and we'd love you to get married here.

Unique choice of beautiful spaces for hire

Oak panelling, open fires and a large barn accessed through the wisteria-adorned courtyard, make Sutton House an idyllic setting for weddings and parties.

500 year old Sutton House offers a great selection of historic rooms for 120, 50 or 16 guests. There is also a special option to hire the house for the evening during which you may want to bring in caterers or have a celebratory party. For a two hour ceremony and drinks reception our time slots are outside of our public opening times in the morning 10am to 12pm or afternoon 5pm to 7pm.  

The wedding suite

The Wedding Suite is the most popular choice for wedding ceremony. It includes the Tudor oak panelled Great Chamber and the smaller antechamber called the Little Chamber.

The Great Chamber has a capacity of 50 guests plus the registrars and the happy couple. The Little Chamber has a replica harpsicord which can be hired to be played throughout the wedding. After the ceremony guest often have a champagne reception in the Little Chamber with photographs throughout the house. Room hire is £750.

The wedding suite and evening reception

Our full wedding package comprises the use of the Great Chamber for a ceremony followed by a drinks reception in the Little Chamber or Courtyard, then a dinner in the Arts and Crafts style Wenlock Barn.

This can seat up to 60 people for a dinner and then can hold 120 people for a party. You are welcome to bring your own caterers. Prices start from £3500.

The Wenlock barn 

This is a lovely venue for a large party as we can hold up to 120 people seated.

The Barn is a cheerful, bright space that leads onto our courtyard; the perfect setting for a ceremony and outdoor reception afterwards. We also have the use of a Steinway Grand Piano which can be hired to play the couple down the aisle. Room Hire is £950.

The Linenfold parlour

The Linenfold Parlour is an intimate and very rare oak panelled room and a lovely choice for smaller weddings with a capacity of 16 guests.

The fire can be lit in the Tudor fireplace and this is of easy access to the courtyard for a drinks reception. Room Hire is £600. .

Enjoy a perfect wedding day at Sutton House with prices starting from just £600. Call 020 8986 2264 or email us for details.