Dorton House

Dorton House, Dorton, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 9NG, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Up to 500 guests

Info about Dorton House

Congratulations on your forthcoming wedding and we are delighted that you are considering using our venue for your wedding day. Our aim at Dorton House is simply, to create bespoke weddings. We pride ourselves on being as flexible as possible to the extent of offering couples a blank canvas to create their own bespoke wedding day.

Whether you decide on a small and intimate service or a large glamorous event, our 15th century Mansion nestled in idyllic rolling Buckinghamshire countryside offers a stunning backdrop against which to capture beautiful memories of your very special day. From the moment you book your wedding at Dorton House to the big day itself, our experienced team are on hand to provide information, personal advise and support if needed, so you can relax and enjoy the experience to the full. All you have to do is let us know what would make your wedding perfect and we�ll help you create it.


Dorton House is only ever hired out on an exclusive use basis, below is a brief overview of the rooms available to you to use as you wish on your wedding day.


The Saloon:


This venue is licensed for Civil Wedding Ceremonies.


We can accommodate up to 120 guests for a wedding ceremony or evening party, or up to a maximum of 96 guests for a sit down Wedding Breakfast.


The Dining Room:


This venue is licensed for Civil Wedding Ceremonies


We can accommodate up to 90 guests for a wedding ceremony or evening party, or up to a maximum of 60 guests for a sit down Wedding Breakfast.


The Small Dining Room:


This venue is licensed for Civil Wedding Ceremonies


We can accommodate up to 30 guests for a wedding ceremony or evening party, or up to a maximum of 30 guests for a sit down Wedding Breakfast.


The Front Portico:


Weather permitting between the months of May and October it is possible to have an outdoor civil ceremony.


St John the Baptist Church:


In addition to civil ceremonies being held at Dorton House we are in a unique position to be able to offer couples the opportunity of a church ceremony. A mere 25 metres behind Dorton House we also have the beautiful St John the Baptist church hidden away. To discuss the possibility of having a church marriage ceremony or a blessing at Dorton in the first instance please contact the Associate Priest, the Reverend Priscilla Slusar, Tel. 01844 238 325 and she will be able to answer any questions you may have.


Marquee Extension on South Lawn:


This venue is not licensed or Civil Wedding Ceremonies.


We can accommodate up to 130 guests for a sit down Wedding Breakfast, or 200 for an standing party.


Marquee in the grounds:


This venue is not licensed.


With 30 acres to choose from, the choice of location is yours, whether it be hidden in the magical walled garden, somewhere on the Front Lawns or on the North Terrace, you decide.


• Grade 1 Listed Jacobean Mansion in an Idyllic Countryside Setting

• Blank canvas venue- your day, your way.

• Superb value for money, Exclusive hire costs £2500 for all Friday & Saturday weddings

• Beautiful Church within grounds which couples can marry in, venue also licensed for civil ceremonies for up to 130 guests

• Marquee capacity up to 500 guests with numerous locations to site within our beautiful 30 acres of parkland

• Great facilities for children - creche & play equipment

Suitable For

Anniversary
Celebration
Christmas party
Other Event
Private party
Wedding
Wedding ceremony
Wedding reception

Foods

Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Seated Meal Facilities

Facilities

Car Parking
Evening Reception Facilities
Outdoor
Reception

Features

Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor
Disabled Facilities
Dj facilities
Live Band Facilities
Outdoor Fireworks Permitted

Drinks

Alcohol License
Corkage Option

Staff Options

Wedding Coordinator

Licences

Civil Marriage License
Entertainment License

Capacities

SEATED 500 Seated

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