1. Gaynes Park
Striking views of the London skyline and beautiful countryside makes this Essex wedding venue an incredible place to celebrate your special day. The idyllic gardens are home to the light-filled Orangery, just one of the picturesque ceremony settings, while the Mill Barn provides an unforgettable place for a wedding breakfast. The charming Apple Loft Cottage is a chic and comfortable space for couples to spend the night and guests can also stay in luxury in the stunning Coach House.
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2. Braxted Park
As soon as you enter the breathtaking estate, you'll see why this is one the most highly sought-after wedding venues in Essex. Tie the knot in the impressive Roman Orangery, or in the sun under the charming Summer House. Celebrate in style in the grand Pavilion and drink in the exquisite grounds and parkland with a drinks reception in the delightful gardens.
3. That Amazing Place
This stunning contemporary wedding venue in Essex boasts a choice of elegant ceremony settings both inside and out, so you can enjoy your idyllic surroundings to the fullest. The picturesque grounds mean there are plenty of photography opportunities while the exquisite accommodation provides you and your guests with a relaxing place to stay.
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Surrounded by a hundred acres of rolling deer park, this incredible country house is ideal for weddings of all sizes. With plenty of character and charm, beautiful traditional décor and features, it provides all the elegance and grandeur you could wish for on your special day.
5. Leez Priory
This grand country house in the countryside dates back to Tudor times and is easily one of the finest wedding venues in Essex. With a wealth of remarkable ceremony locations and a magnificent Great Hall, you could host the perfect traditional wedding at this stunning house near Chelmsford.
6. High House Weddings
If you're looking for a unique Essex wedding venue, you can't go wrong with this wonderful listed barn. Surrounded by pretty landscaped gardens and meadows, as well as a tranquil lake which helps set a relaxed atmosphere, High House Weddings caters for unforgettable wedding ceremonies both inside and out.
7. Gosfield Hall
With a rich (and royal) history, this breathtaking wedding venue provides a setting of the utmost sophistication. With its luxurious décor and incredible 120ft aisle, The Queen's Gallery is a memorable place to say ‘I do', while the elegant and traditional style of the Ballroom makes it a wonderful setting for your celebrations.
This beautiful manor boasts immaculate gardens and grounds and a wonderfully traditional décor throughout. For an intimate ceremony, exchange vows in the elegant Drawing Room. The Pavilion is a fantastic option for your wedding breakfast and provides a neutral style that can be transformed to suit any theme. Take your ceremony outdoors under the charming Gazebo for a truly romantic moment.
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