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At the heart of English folk
Ivon Hitchen Mural

Kennedy Hall

The principal room at Cecil Sharp House is Kennedy Hall which is a grand and spacious hall spanning 252m2. The hall has a sprung wooden floor, plenty of natural light, huge chandeliers, and the eye catching Ivon Hitchens mural spanning the length of the hall. Double doors and sweeping staircases leads out to a private walled garden.

  • Room size: 21 x 12m
  • Capacity: 500 standing / 420 seated theatre style / 200 dining
  • Danemann baby grand piano
  • Outstanding acoustics
  • Fixed stage lighting
  • Fixed staging (8 x 3 x 0.6m)
  • Tiered bench seating against the walls
  • Sprung wooden floor
  • Direct access to walled garden
  • Double-storey room with large windows affording ample light or curtained for blackout
  • Accessible by lift or stairs
  • Full AV packages available on request (charges may apply)


Ideal for concerts, performances, dances, conferences, rehearsals, examinations, auditions, trade fairs, weddings and parties.

Favoured by Nigel Kennedy and Jonathan Miller