Lauderdale House is a Grade II* listed building that dates back to 1582. Situated in Highgate’s beautiful Waterlow Park, the house offers several flexible spaces for hire for wedding ceremonies or receptions, with options to accommodate up to 130 guests.

Located a short walk from Archway tube station, Lauderdale’s attractive rooms open directly onto the beautiful terraced gardens of Waterlow Park; the perfect location for your wedding celebration (and a lovely backdrop for those all-important wedding photos!) Our historic gallery spaces are licenced for civil marriages and partnerships, and couples are welcome to host either their ceremony or reception – or both – with us.

The friendly and experienced events team will do all they can to help you plan the perfect wedding day and will be happy to put together a bespoke schedule suited to your budget and needs.

Want to hear more about room hire at Lauderdale House? Find out how we can help you plan the perfect wedding day or arrange to come and look around our events spaces by calling us on 0208 348 8716 or by email.

Lauderdale House
Highgate Hill
Waterlow Park
London N6 5HG
020 8348 8716
Contact Name:
Stuart Key
Venue Capacities:
30 | 130
Entrance hall/Lower Gallery: up to 100
Long Gallery: up to 110

Conservatory - 30 - Can be hired if you need additional space for your wedding; and can be used as a cloakroom, children's play area, or a break-away space from the main event.

Public Park and Grounds

What they say:

Make a memorable celebration or anniversary even more memorable by hosting it at Lauderdale House. With masses of character and effortlessly adaptable spaces, we’re one of north London’s most unique venues. The combination of our stunning location and the historical detail of the house itself give you countless photo opportunities for your big event!

It’s the perfect place for a city-chic wedding - totally accessible but miles away from the hubbub of London. We’re licensed to host civil ceremonies – including civil partnerships – and guests can dine in style.

What you say:

We just want to thank you very much indeed for organising such a fantastic wedding for us at Lauderdale House. It really could not have gone better, and we are so grateful that you were so helpful, flexible and enthusiastic. The organisation was perfect, the layout of everything was ideal, and the food and drink hit exactly the right spot. We shall certainly be recommending the house to anyone in need of a delightful location with delightful people.

A massive thank you for helping to ensure our wedding surpassed our own expectations. Everyone had a wonderful time... Every dish was exquisite in taste and presentation. Our guests were full of praise.

What we say:

What a great space both downstairs and upstairs in this beautiful listed building. And it's set in a magnificent public park and oozes 16th Century grandeur. Wonderful backdrops for couples who are looking for stunning photography and an all-in-one Ceremony to reception venue.

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