Gilmerton House in North Berwick, has opened a new event space called The Laundry House.
The newly renovated venue, originally built in 1804, includes a beamed roof, wood and flagstone tiled floor, and has an outdoor terrace and can accommodate up to 100 seated guest with plans to cater for private parties, corporate events, and weddings.
‘We are thrilled to introduce The Laundry House as the newest addition to Gilmerton House,’ said Graham Booth, General Manager of Gilmerton House. ‘With its rich history, unique character and stunning location, we believe the ‘The Laundry House’ will allow us to cater to a broader range of discerning guests who appreciate the unique beauty and tranquillity that Gilmerton House and its estate offer and will be a popular choice for those looking to create memorable events.’
‘The Laundry House, has over the years, been home to the estate’s laundry, a garage and more recently, a gym. Now, after its recent transformation, this gorgeous new blank canvas can be used to host everything from private parties and product launches to yoga retreats and wedding ceremonies. Its versatility is a huge asset to Gilmerton House and will be available either independently or incorporated with the main house.’
Gilmerton House, a family home since the mid 1600s, it has been home to the Kinloch family for thirteen generations. Whilst still in the Kinloch family, this historic mansion is currently exclusively available for events and ‘private stays’ to guests. The main house offers luxury accommodation options for guests, including 10 bedrooms, a private dining room, a music room and various living areas and offers a variety of activities, from clay pigeon shooting and falconry to archery and foraging walks. There is also a Lodge which can sleep an additional six guests across three extra bedrooms.