The magnificent Grand Hall, steeped in history is the largest room within The Merchants House. A variety of events can be hosted here, including both cabaret and theatre style conferences, meetings and lectures,  boardroom meetings, an AGM. Integral or stand alone exhibition space, lavish dinners, elegant weddings up to 120 people.
Hire all three of our versatile first floor rooms for larger events and private celebrations.


  • Theatre (maximum 200)
  • Cabaret (maximum 120)
  • Boardroom (maximum 50)
  • Dinner/ Retirement, wedding celebration
  • Lectures/ talks/ integral exhibition space  
  • 1st floor location 
  • Lift access (restricted width, please contact for further information)
  • 14m x 9m x9m (LxWxH)
  • Complimentary high speed Wi-Fi
  • 1 x projector and screen
  • Flip chart, paper and pens
  • Lectern and static microphone
  • PA system
  • AV technician (pre-booking essential) 
  • In house catering packages to suit your specifications 
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Layout Capacity
Theatre 200
Cabaret 120
Drinks & Canapes  180
Dinner 120