Lewes Register Office


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Southover Grange open days.

Come along and see the ceremony facilities in our stunning Grade II* listed tudor manor house, 10am to 2pm:

Sunday 1 October 2017, Sunday 10 December 2017, Sunday 8 April 2018

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Picture by Darren Baldwin

Contact details

Lewes Register Office

Southover Grange,

Southover Road,



Lewes station is within 10 minutes walk.

Paid on street parking is available. Please leave plenty of time to park.

Opening hours

Office open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Ceremonies available 24 hours a day, 365 days per year.


Ceremonies & packages

As well as ceremonies at Southover Grange, we are also able to offer a host of additional packages to make your big day complete:

VIP Package – Exclusive use of our VIP Suite for you and 5 adult guests, for forty-five minutes before the marriage ceremony, with champagne included.

VIP video

Premium Package – After your ceremony you and all your guests will be invited to cross the Grand Hall into the elegant Newton Room for a Prosecco Drinks Toast.

Exclusive Package – Why not hire the Newton room for your Wedding Reception for up to 30 people? You will have exclusive use of the building for 5 hours.

See our price list and full details here

Newton Room video

Ceremony rooms

The Grand Hall video

Upon arrival, your guests will be welcomed into the Grand Hall before being escorted into the ceremony room of your choice.

The Ainsworth Room video

The Ainsworth Room can accommodate 60.

The Evelyn Room video

The Evelyn Room can accommodate 30

Approved Caterers for the Exclusive Package

If you choose the Exclusive Package, you can enjoy your wedding reception inside Southover Grange after your ceremony with one of our Approved Caterers.

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Pictures by Darren Baldwin