Your wedding day will be one of the most important days of your life. We believe nothing should be ‘off the shelf’ or standard about that. This is why our wedding team will work closely with you, or your wedding planner, creating the perfect wedding day you’ve always dreamed of.
We’ve a truly fabulous team of Berkshire & Oxfordshire wedding trusted partners who are all part of our wedding venue team. Together we can create a truly magical day for you, and your guests, to remember for a lifetime.
If you’re looking for a country house wedding venue with the wow factor, then Shaw House Weddings can certainly deliver.
To view our online brochure click here.
How we work
Your exclusive wedding venue hire starts from 1pm on your wedding day. With suppliers having much earlier access.
Our venue hire charge includes exclusive access of Shaw House and grounds throughout your day and evening celebrations. The overall hire fee also includes the hire of the ceremony room.
Also included are all your table and chairs. We’ll discuss these options with you in more detail when you come along to view the house.
We work with you every step of the way in creating the perfect wedding day at Shaw House. Our wedding manager, Lisa, is on hand throughout the wedding day and build-up to liaise and make sure you get to enjoy the day worry free.
Our Queen Anne ceremony room is licenced for up to 80 guests and the Great Hall can accommodate 80 seated guests for a wedding breakfast. For the evening reception we can accommodate up to 120 guests in total. We can also accommodate larger weddings in a marquee in our grounds.
What does it cost?
To help you budget and calculate the costs of your wedding please find below the details of our hire fees.
Exclusive Venue Hire:
£2500* venue hire throughout the year
Plus, additional ceremony fees of circa £500* paid direct to registrar.
Hire fee includes:
- Choice of trestle of round tables
- White linen tablecloths and napkins
- Choice of chairs
- Exclusive use of the house and grounds until midnight
- Pay as you go bar and bar staff
- Wedding Manager for planning support and on the day co-ordination
Marquee Weddings – Has no additional ground hire fee, but you’ll need to pay the exclusive venue hire fee, plus bespoke marquee build fee. A detailed marquee quote and specification can be provided on request.
Shaw House Weddings supply all the alcohol for the bar and the table. We’ll chat with you about your preferences and choices. A traditional drinks choice of welcome drink of Pimms, 1/2 bottle of wine per adult guest and a glass of fizz will be from about £10-£15 per person. Informal drink choices from £5 per person for bottles in large ice buckets for guests to help themselves.
Trusted Wedding Partners
We pride ourselves on our flexible approach. Shaw House is not a wedding package venue. Instead we work with every couple to create their unique wedding day. This includes working with you to determine the best catering suppliers to match your tastes and budget. So if you’re looking for anything from pizzas to four course fine dining our suppliers can help.
Our list also includes wedding florists, photographers, wedding cake suppliers, stationery plus much more.
For the full list of suppliers click here.