17th century ‘chocolate box’ thatched farmhouse full of unique character, history and old world charm | Former home to the legendary international singer actress and cabaret star Eartha Kitt this my friends is a TRULY unusual kent wedding venue
Marleybrook House is a truly ‘Unusual Kent Wedding Venue’. An immaculately presented seventeenth century ‘chocolate box‘ thatched farmhouse full of unique character, history and old world charm. Former home to the legendary international singer, actress and cabaret star Eartha Kitt, Marleybrook House is in a secluded location, offering total privacy and exclusivity, yet just seven miles from the city of Canterbury. The five acres of landscaped gardens, paddocks and woodland provide the perfect setting for a quintessentially quirky English Country Wedding.
Marriage ceremonies are licensed here and you will be offered a choice of four areas; the formal Walled Garden, the open Gladed Lawn, the Oak Framed Barn and the Grand Marquee. You’ll be invited to explore the grounds of this exclusive venue before entering the Grand Marquee for your wedding breakfast and evening reception. The country-style snug lounge and bar conveniently adjoins the marquee offering further space and comfort to relax and enjoy this wonderful venue for all its character.
Experience the nostalgia of the many quirky features in abundance here including a vintage fun fair, original haywain, gypsy caravan, vintage tractor, various carts, butchers bike, red telephone box and much more!
The Wedding Suite | Finish the evening in style and stay in the luxurious Wedding Suite, complete with hot tub on the terrace, offering sumptuous accommodation to enjoy at your leisure. The Wedding Suite can also accommodate up to six persons and may be available to hire for the night prior to your wedding.
The Bridal Studio | This private area provides a peaceful and comfortable space for any preparations prior to the commencement of your ceremony. The Bridal Studio has en-suite washroom, dressing table, sofa, coffee table with magazines, tea and coffee making facilities, its own private garden, wall length mirrors and well-lit
The Guest Carriage | Go back in time and stay in the renovated Showman’s Carriage that is based on the pullman style carriages currently used on the Orient Express.
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