For your Winter Weddings 2017 to Spring 2018, we offer very special pricing in our beautiful Victorian Mansion set in 14 acres of Gardens and a natural Wild life area, come and see our newly decorated rooms (to suit all Bridal colour schemes).

No hiring or extra charges with total privacy & sole use of the Venue for your Special day.

Your Wedding Day at The Knowle


Exclusively Yours

Sweep along the driveway and you will be captivated by the charm and elegance of this fine Victorian Mansion. The Knowle offers style and tranquillity in one of the most beautiful and historically interesting venues in Kent.


The Knowle offers a truly wonderful location and never fails to impress. 14 acres of beautiful gardens and orchards bursting with colour throughout the seasons. The Knowle offers excellent facilities for dancing in our Garden room and with a Victorian Summerhouse set in a wooded area as extended lounge area for your guests to enjoy.

Irrespective of the numbers we will only have one wedding on any day, offering total privacy and sole use of the premises, with no hiring or hidden charges. Also irrespective of the numbers, the brides table will have full view of all her guests.

We will always endeavour to work to your budget.

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For marrying on the premises we can offer our Stunning Gazebo (which is set in the Rose walled Garden) or Garden room, both allowing all your guests to witness the ceremony.

Please phone and pop around to see us as we have many more interesting surprises for you.




We consider Food to be one of the most essential elements to a successful party. All our menus are tailor made to suit your requirements. All food is freshly cooked to order with one waitress to ten persons, offering full silver service.

The main meal consists of four courses plus coffee to include a trolley load of homemade sweets served in a traditional way.

Should you wish, your guests may choose from a selection of starters and main courses from what is generally English Fayre.

Below, is of course, an idea and can be varied to suit your special requirements. The chosen main menu may be sent to your accepting guests, who, should they have a problem, dietary or otherwise can phone us and change the menu to suit personal needs.

Suggested Drinks

Reception drinks after Ceremony plus half a bottle of house wine per person plus a Sparkling Wine for the Toast.

To Start

Homemade Soup
 of the Day
Traditional Prawn Cocktail

Served on mixed leaves, our own Marie Rose sauce, lemon wedge and Buttered Brown Bread

Homemade Chicken Liver and Brandy Pate

Accompanied by Bramley Apple chutney and wholegrain toast

Peach Knowle

Our signature dish of half a baked peach filled with garlic and herb cream cheese, finished with brandy and cheddar cheese topping – served on a crouton

Smoked Chicken, Orange and Watercress Salad

Finished with Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing

Deep Fried Breaded Brie

Served with cranberry sauce

Beef Tomato, Red Onion and Buffalo Mozzarella Bruschetta

On grilled ciabatta bread drizzled with basil infused olive oil

Main Course

Medallions of Roasted Sirloin of Beef

On roasted shallots and button mushrooms – 3 peppercorn cream sauce

Supreme of Chicken ‘Parmesan’

Breast of chicken, topped with our own marinara sauce, finished with parmesan cheese

Roast Norfolk Turkey Breast Dinner

With traditional accompaniments of stuffing, chipolata and bacon roll, homemade gravy

Homebaked Horseshoe Gammon Ham

Honey and mustard gravy

Salmon in Filo Pastry

Fillet of salmon, topped with cream cheese and fresh spinach, wrapped in crisp filo pastry

Vegetarian Options

Roasted Vegetable Risotto

Finished with shavings of Twineham Grange vegetarian style parmesan cheese

Mixed mushroom Stroganoff

Served with a side salad, long grain and wild rice


Selection of Homemade Sweets from the Trolley
And A Selection of British Cheeses and Biscuits
And Cafeteria Coffee


Buffet for evening guests if required

Should you require extra guests in the evening, the buffet will not be cooked until the afternoon when it will be hot, warm or barley cold, containing...

Meats, Shellfish, Salads, etc. & Homemade Chicken Curry kept hot…

We are totally flexible and the above are merely ideas.




We offer Sole and exclusive use of the premises, with no hiring charges.

For pricing, please contact us direct – Use our contact form or give us a call on 01474 822262.

To discuss your requirements we suggest that you come and meet us for an informal chat, when we will be happy to show you around and discuss your particular requirements.


What People Say

  • We got married here in June 1996 and had the place all to ourselves all day. Everyone was so helpful to make sure all went smoothly and to plan. Great Place would like to revisit but live far away now.

    Gillian Chalk,

  • We took our nursing home residents for a meal here. It met all our expectations. Beautiful setting, fantastic food and friendly helpful staff. Thank you so much our residents had a great day out.

    Tracey Cole,
    Restaurant Customer

  • Got married here on the 19th of April 2015 and it really was the best day! Kelly was a such a great help the whole way through and on the day the staff were on hand making sure everything went smoothly !the food was amazing which everyone commented on and everyone who hadn't been loved the venue! We stayed in the courthouse from 8am to get ready and we were greeted by a lovely lady who provided us with tea, it was so calm and relaxing getting ready there then hubby and I spent the night there! Thanks everybody at the Knowle who made our day so special xx

    Laura Tracey,

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