House of Magic
Simon Drake's House of Magic, an intriguing Victorian mansion complete with an enchanting garden, is one of the city’s best kept secrets. Stepping through the gates, guests are transported to another world of gothic fantasy and quirky charm. A firm favourite with celebrities looking for a private space to unwind, this highly unusual venue is perfect for corporate events, private parties, press launches, wedding receptions and Christmas parties. Available for daytime and evening hire, the House of Magic can accommodate 150 guests for canapés, buffets or food on the move, or up to 80 for a sit-down dinner. The venue boasts excellent lighting and sound capabilities, perfect for creating atmospheric special effects and options for DJs and dancing.
Packed with vintage curiosities and fascinating miniature installations, the House of Magic can offer a range of unique entertainment and add-ons. In keeping with the theme of the venue, clients may opt to include award-winning close up magicians, including Channel 4’s infamous Secret Cabaret star, Simon Drake himself. Additionally, guests are invited to take a tour of the Haunted Cellar and have their fortune told on the Whispering Chair.