The East Court Mansion and the Meridian Hall form part of the East Court Estate, which is set in parkland conveniently nestled in the serene Countryside of Sussex with sweeping views overlooking Ashdown Forest in the distance. The Greenwich Meridian runs through historic East Grinstead, the hub for four counties, for this is the only place where East Sussex and West Sussex meets Surrey and Kent. The Meridian Line that seperates East from West is celebrated at East Court through the award winning formal gardens, providing an ideal backdrop for your perfect wedding photographs.
This unique wedding venue offers a choice of layouts that can accommodate your needs indoors and outdoors together with the flexibility of individual catering choices. Our enthusiastic staff can help you deliver a value for money solution to all your weddingand hospitality requirements from an intimate ceremony to a large celebration.
The sympathetic architecture of the Meridian Hall blends perfectly with the 18th Century elegance of the adjacent East Court Mansion. The layout takes full advantage of the magnificent views across the gardens and hirers can also enjoy the enclosed paved piazza attached to the side of the hall.
This light and airy building, which is licensed for up to 140 guests, is fully equipped with air conditioning, lighting and sound equipment.
The Main Hall
The larger of the two rooms within the beautiful Grade II listed East Court Mansion is the Main Hall. This is a superb room for ceremonies, registered for up to 60 guests. Its Georgian character is highlighted by many original features, including the fireplace elegantly offset by period lighting.
The Cranston Suite
Ideal for smaller ceremonies, the Cranston Suite is a light and stylish room. It is licensed for civil ceremonies for up to 40 guests. This room offers spectacular views across East Court’s grounds and an anteroom with patio doors give access to the terrace and the gardens.
Address: East Court, College Lane
East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 3LT
Appointments & Viewings:
We welcome visits but due to busy schedules, viewings are strictly by appointment only.
If you wish to view either of the rooms at the East Court Estate, please call our Functions & Bookings Co-ordinator on 01342 335056 to arrange an appointment.