About The Roseate Reading was built in 1911 and originally stood as Shire Hall, constructed for the Berkshire County Council. The council used this building until 1980 until they relocated and the building remained vacant for many years. In 2006, Shire Hall was lovingly refurbished and opened as the luxurious hotel that stands today, maintaining many of the noteworthy features from the original building. Facilities Eden Ceremony Room With large windows and the outstanding restored fireplace, this is a beautiful location to hold your wedding day. Ceremony capacity - 50 guests Wedding Breakfast capacity - 36 guests Reception capacity - 50 guests Library Ceremony Room Perfect for more intimate celebrations, the Library is beautifully furnished and offers a light and airy atmosphere. Ceremony capacity - 20 guests Wedding Breakfast capacity - 16 guests The Roseate Reading proudly offers exclusivity of the entire hotel for your wedding day, ensuring the ultimate experience at this remarkable venue.