As the season’s change, it’s time to get excited about autumn weddings. You’ll fall in love with these idyllic autumn wedding venues and we don’t blame you at all – the tricky thing will be choosing just one!
1. Merrydale Manor
Merrydale Manor in Cheshire is a breathtaking venue that has it all for autumn. There’s fabulous accommodation for your guests, lots of space inside if the weather is cool and gorgeous gardens if the day is warm. The large windows give you the best views of this enchanting estate too!
Images courtesy of Jonny Draper Photography
2. Holmewood Hall
Holmewood Hall is a spectacular country house in Cambridgeshire that gives you everything you need for autumn. We adore the dramatic 50ft aisle in the incredible Gold Room with its opulent golden ceiling. The rolling parkland outside the windows will be full of autumnal colours for you to enjoy, whatever the weather.
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3. Notley Abbey
You’ll find quintessential country style at Notley Abbey. Mixing the traditional and the modern, this historic spot is a dream wedding venue for autumn. The Walled Garden is a fabulous spot in the sunshine and there’s plenty of light and space for up to 250 lucky guests inside.
4. Holme Pierrepont Hall
Historic Holme Pierrepont Hall is a gorgeous backdrop for autumnal celebrations. The beams and log fires in The Medieval Lodgings create a super cosy atmosphere and the Long Gallery lets you look out over the autumn colours in the gardens and parkland.
Image courtesy of Michael Penty Photography
5. Eastnor Castle
Eastnor Castle in Herefordshire is a dream venue for a fairy-tale wedding. If you’re feeling romantic, fill The Dining Room with candles or wander the Upper Terrace with a drink to look out over the lake and towering castle. Finally, head to the arboretum for photos with a backdrop full of autumn leaves and seasonal colour.
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6. Braxted Park
Braxted Park is your private estate in the quiet Essex countryside. The red brick details of the house glow in the autumn sunshine and inside, the light and bright Orangery is a great location for those all-important ‘I dos’. Finally, the Walled Garden is beautiful, colourful and ideal for autumn wedding photos.
Image courtesy of Jessy Papasavva Photography
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7. Crockwell Farm
Intimate and romantic, Crockwell Farm lets you enjoy the very best that autumn has to offer. The colours in the orchard, the warmth of the vaulted hall, the rustic beauty of the stone walls and exposed timber beams all combine to create something very special for the season.
Image courtesy of Cat Lane Photographer
8. Tyn Dwr Hall
Tyn Dwr Hall in Denbighshire is nothing short of magical, particularly in the soft light of autumn. Ancient woodlands create a fantastic display of colour and inside, handcrafted fireplaces and huge windows give the day and light and cosy feel.
Image by Neil Parry Photography
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9. Shustoke Farm Barns
Charming and full of character, Shustoke Farm Barns is another of our autumnal favourites. It’s a stylish, historic retreat in the heart of the countryside that’s perfect for a rustic wedding. Our favourite feature has to be the Mediterranean courtyard where you can snuggle up under blankets and toast marshmallows beside the firepits.
Image courtesy of Ani Evans Photography
10. Bassmead Manor Barns
Look out from Bassmead Manor Barns and you’ll be able to see the stunning Cambridgeshire countryside in all its autumn glory while inside, you can cosy up with your nearest and dearest for a truly memorable wedding. Don’t miss the antique love seat in The Rickety Barn and the views from the bedroom of the Dove Cottage when you wake on your first morning as a married couple.
Images courtesy of Tom Halliday Photography
11. Millbridge Court
Millbridge Court is surrounded by gardens and in autumn, the colours are simply delightful. Inside, the Dining Barn and Ceremony Barn can be dressed and decorated with autumn details and the spaces are light and bright, even when the sun hides behind the clouds.
Image courtesy of Leanne Jade Photography
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For more autumnal inspiration, take a look at our pick of the best country house wedding venues for an autumn wedding.