Sequoia Court – Corporate Events
Sequoia Courts one of the UK’s most prestigious venues for conferences, meetings, product launches and events. This beautiful stately home and all of its 190 acres of grounds is exclusively yours for as long as you wish, and with previous guests including governments, blue chip corporations, royalty and film stars, you can be sure of the utmost privacy and discretion.
Sequoia Court’s location makes it ideal for business functions, set in verdant countryside yet just 45 minutes from London, and with proximity to Heathrow Airport and easy access to the motorway network it is in the perfect position for clients from London, the UK and abroad. The setting is quintessentially English, with the kilometre long driveway through beautiful parkland transporting you to a bygone era far from the bustling streets of London. Sequoia Court is a place to escape free from any distractions, a haven of tranquillity sure to inspire and motivate with endless possibilities for your event.
Choose from eight stunning main rooms, each flooded with natural light and affording lovely views, each with its own character and beautiful original features along with the modern convenience of Wi-Fi throughout and in-room projectors. The ground floor at Sequoia Court totals over 500 square meters, and most rooms open onto the beautiful grounds offering tremendous flexibility, so whether you are planning an international product launch with 2000 guests or a board meeting for 10 people, you will find spectacular spaces for any function.
The magnificent oak panelled ballroom can seat up to 180 people theatre style, or up to 200 people for a standing reception, with air conditioning to ensure complete comfort in the warmer months. There are beautiful spaces for any size event, with formal dining for up to 140 guests in the beautiful ballroom or centre hall, and for drinks receptions of up to 250 guests, with space for a marquee in the grounds for up to 250 people (due to noise restrictions, marquees are suitable for dining only, with evening celebrations to take place in the house).
The heritage of the House and grounds lend themselves perfectly to premium product launches, providing a truly memorable and spectacular setting to showcase your product in the best possible light. The versatility of the spaces mean you can create a unique and bespoke event, and with a “blank canvas” approach Sequoia Court offers the ability to tailor the venue to your brand.
The beautiful grounds offer numerous opportunities for outdoor activities, from putting the Land Rover through its paces at the off road test track to medieval cannon firing on the lawn, you can enjoy your very own private country estate. Whether you are looking for a fun activity to reward your staff or an opportunity for team building, we can deliver a bespoke programme to suit your needs.
The world-class facilities at Sequoia Court along with complete privacy make this an ideal location for board meetings and retreats, with professional team to assist you in tailoring your stay to meet your exact specifications. The inspirational setting and elegant board room are the perfect backdrop to let your ideas flourish, and whether you are looking to hold intensive meetings or a more leisurely stay perhaps with dinner at the nearby Cliveden or a round of golf included, we can provide a bespoke stay to ensure your event is a complete success.
At the end of an eventful day there is no need for hurried goodbyes. There are 11 luxurious en-suite bedrooms at Sequoia Court which are available on an exclusive basis, so you and your clients, colleagues or guests can simply climb the grand staircase past sparkling crystal chandeliers for a truly indulgent country house experience. The magnificent master bedroom suite extends to over 2500 sq ft, with a palatial bedroom, an onyx-lined original 1920s bathroom and a vast dressing room, creating a feeling of unadulterated luxury throughout. All of the bedrooms at Sequoia Court are furnished to the highest of standards with luxurious en-suite bathrooms and premium bed linen, and all rooms offer beautiful far-reaching views over the surrounding parkland. Overnight stays also include breakfast to prepare you for the day ahead.
From extravagant Christmas parties turning the house into your very own winter wonderland to private dining in the most elegant of settings, from high profile product launches to important client meetings, Sequoia Court is the perfect choice. Why not contact us to arrange a viewing today to see for yourself why Sequoia Court has won Eventia’s Event Venue of the Year and Tatler’s Number One Venue, and let us help your ideas spring into life.
Sequoia Court Amenities:
- Preferred caterers/suppliers list
- Meeting Rooms – 8
- Grounds for Activities
- Air Conditioning – In Ballroom
- Exclusive use
- Natural daylight
- Maximum house capacity – 180 theatre style
- Minimum numbers – 20 if for meeting or event; 11 if taking our bedrooms
- Guest Accommodation On-Site (11 x double rooms)
- External caterers – Restricted
- Fireworks permitted
- Live music permitted
- On-site parking (150 spaces)
- Finishing time – Midnight
- Extension to 1am available
- Free WiFi
Filming and Photoshoots
Sequoia Court has been the star of many high profile film and television productions, cementing its reputation as one of the UK’s premier film locations. The elegant interiors, beautiful Georgian façade and picturesque gardens lend themselves wonderfully to a variety of productions, with flexible and versatile spaces totalling over 43,000 square ft of useable space.
There are stunning period features throughout this beautiful property, and every room is filled with natural light thanks to the vast sash windows, with beautiful views and many of the downstairs rooms offer direct access to the grounds. The domed glass ceiling of the Palladian Central Hall and viewing gallery is a truly unique space flooded with natural light, whilst the grand oak panelled Ballroom, the elegant Boudoir and the intimate Library all offer their own unique charm and offer the perfect blank canvas.
The beautiful grounds extend to over 100 acres of parkland, with manicured lawns, topiary and a sunken garden, along with open fields and meadows, woodland, a lake with an island, daffodil and bluebell fields, a Lime Avenue, open stream and even a derelict cottage in the woods and an abandoned 25 bedroom annexe.
Sequoia Court made its film debut at Nicole Kidman’s home in The Golden Compass, and has since been featured in Dustin Hoffman’s directorial debut “Quartet”, the star studded “Mortdecai” featuring Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor; the British spy drama “Spooks” along with various other productions including stars such as Ricky Gervais, Rupert Everett, Tom Hardy, Maggie Smith and Jeremy Piven. The house is also perfect for photo shoots, with Elle Magazine recently featuring Elle MacPherson in a photo shoot at Sequoia Court.
Why not contact us today to find out more and to arrange a site visit to see just how Sequoia Court could help you with your next project.