Selecting a Wedding Area For Your Perfect Wedding
In the event the time has come to begin planning for that special day, you will want to consider our great county when searching for your ideal location. You are sure to get one which ticks all of your boxes, with a lovely open countryside, picturesque coast and a varied choice of Essex Wedding Venues available.
Set amidst 75 acres of parkland and positioned in Feering within the borough of Colchester is Prested Hall. you'll look for a portion and follow a lengthy tree lined drive and turn-off the A12 moated 15th century country house with several period receptions and 10 en-suite bedrooms locations which could be yours from the ceremony through to the next day. You might have the choice of either the Ballroom which seats 65 or the Dining area which seats 48, both of which are accredited for civil ceremonies together with the Orangery and the Gazebo.
Tailor-made packages can be offered by country House Weddings for two Essex Wedding Venues, Leez Priory at Wonderful Chelmsford, Leighs and Gosfield Hall in Gosfield, Colchester.
Leez Priory, success of Wedding Ideas Magazine 'Best Wedding Venue' 2007 and 2008 is certified for civil ceremonies in five different places within the lands. This stunning Tudor estate set in forty acres of parkland with its own ponds and lawns might be yours exclusively for your day. Available are 15 bedrooms, a hidden cottage within the grounds for the Bride and Bridesmaids to remain the night before the wedding, the Great Hall which can seat up to 80 visitors and the Coach House which can seat up to 110. Because the place would be yours exclusively, you might invite around 250 guests for the evening reception and party.
The Georgian manor house that is Gosfield Hall can be yours exclusively for your wedding day. That former Royal home provides 21 refurbished bedrooms, the Marquis of Buckingham's former ballroom which could cater for up to 116 guests and as with Leez Priory, you could also invite up to 250 guests for the evening reception and party. With its 120 ft long section, the Queen Charlotte's Oak paneled gallery is ideal for wedding ceremonies and the licensed carriageway is a good place for outdoor ceremonies on sunny days.
With its beautiful grounds, Hedingham Castle makes an ideal location for a marriage. Held by the Honorable Thomas Lindsay and positioned in the village of Castle Hedingham, the castle is closed for the community throughout marriage ceremonies. With seating for up to 100 guests in the Banqueting Hall and room for another 30 in the Minstrel's Gallery above, your ceremony would occur by candle-light with the solution of a medieval-themed wedding complete with traditional costumes or if you prefer, the newer traditional ceremony. The lined marquee to the Tulip Lawn would then be available to you for your Wedding Breakfast, and with exclusive usage of the house and lovely grounds, there would be a lot of opportunities for some awesome pictures for you wedding album.
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Part of the Best Western class, The Crown and Rose Hotel situated in Colchester offers a lovingly to you restored 14th century maple timber framed building as your wedding venue. Licensed for civil ceremonies, the 3 star hotel has 39 magnificent en-suite rooms, a 2AA Rosette restaurant and can accommodate up to 150 visitors for your wedding breakfast and up to 200 for your evening reception.
This is just a taster of the wedding venues in Essex available to help make your wedding day to remember.