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The Old House

The feel

The Old House is a romantic medieval wedding venue located in the heart of historic Rochford. One of the oldest buildings in England, the Old House offers a truly unique and exceptional venue for wedding ceremonies.

Our magical Old Hall, which dates back to 1270, serves as the ceremony room and is a charming and unforgettable space. With its stunning altar inspired fireplace and beautiful hammer beam ceiling, this Hall is the perfect location for romantic and intimate ceremonies.

Pamper yourself like a princess in our boutique bridal suite. Featuring two glamorous rooms, our bridal suite has plenty of space for the bridal party to get ready in style.

You can also enjoy a celebratory tipple in our reception room, which is full of character. Our reception room features exposed beams and lots of natural light, creating the perfect room to toast the happy couple on their new life together.

The Old House is surrounded by a beautiful and picturesque garden space, which will create truly wonderful pictures. From rustic brickwork to this beautiful and peaceful garden area, your wedding photos will look truly memorable. This is a venue that is filled with beautify, romance and history and will create a stunning venue for your special day. A dedicated events co-ordinator shall help you plan your dream wedding, and will also be with you throughout the day to ensure everything runs smoothly with attention to the finest detail. Contact us now for more information!


Car Parking
Church Nearby
Civil Licence
Exclusive Use


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Kevin & Jackie Lapage

28 Sep 2019

We were so pleased we decided to have our wedding ceremony at this historic venue. Not only was this building set in wonderful surroundings, but the features inside were absolutely…

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Mr & Mrs Galforg

7 Jun 2019

To Elizabeth and Kieron thanks for your wonderful help and for making our wedding ceremony, such a special day, you did a marvellous job. Lovely venue , lovely people.

Deborah Hering

5 Sep 2018

Fabulous wedding here last Saturday. Beautiful location very helpful people


Is your venue licensed for ceremonies inside and outside?
No, we are only licensed for indoor ceremonies.
Is there an exclusive use option?
Yes, there is an exclusive use option.
How many people can you accommodate for dining?
24 guests.
Are there bedrooms for overnight accommodation?
No but we have two glamorous rooms for members of the wedding party to get ready in style.


The Old House
17 South Street

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01702 318120


The Old House

The Old House