Leez Priory wedding venue in Essex

Getting to Know – Leez Priory

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Venue Name: Leez Priory

Website: www.countryhouseweddings.co.uk/leez-priory

Location: Chelmsford, Essex

Please tell us a little about Leez Priory’s history

Leez Priory was built in 1536 for Sir Richard Rich, Earl of Warwick. Over the years the Priory has been visited by many members of the royal family, including HRH Queen Elizabeth I and HRH Princess Mary.

In 1995 Leez Priory was the very first wedding venue in England to be granted a Civil Ceremony License, allowing couples to marry outside of a registry office or church.

Leez Priory wedding venue in Essex

What type of venue is Leez Priory?

Leez Priory is a splendid Tudor mansion wedding venue in Essex, standing in its own grounds.

Leez Priory Lake

What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Leez Priory?

Every couple can expect a wedding day which will hold special memories for the bride, groom, their family and friends.

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Gosfield Hall, wedding venue in Essex

Getting to Know – Gosfield Hall

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Venue Name: Gosfield Hall

Website: www.countryhouseweddings.co.uk/gosfield-hall

Location: Gosfield, Essex

Please tell us a little about Gosfield Hall’s history

Where do we start! Gosfield Hall dates back to Tudor times and was formerly a Royal residence. Georgian additions bring a touch of glamour to the house, with high ceilings and huge windows bringing in lots of light. The Hall is now a Grade 1 Listed Building and there are an abundance of original features, which offer a plethora of photo opportunities both inside and in the grounds.

Gosfield Hall, wedding venue in Essex

What type of venue is Gosfield Hall?

We are exclusively a wedding venue offering not only an amazing venue for your wedding but also a choice of 21 bedrooms which sleep up to 61 guests for the night of your wedding.

Gosfield Hall Grand Salon Entrance

Who works at Gosfield Hall?

We are very lucky to have an amazing team here at Gosfield Hall. Each and every one of our team is passionate about providing the very best service and works extremely hard to ensure that everything is perfect for your special day.

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Holiday Inn Basildon - Wedding Venue

Getting to Know – Holiday Inn Basildon

Venue Name: Holiday Inn Basildon

Website: www.hibasildonhotel.co.uk

Location: Basildon, Essex.

What type of venue is Holiday Inn Basildon?

The Holiday Inn Basildon is a hotel wedding venue located directly opposite the Festival Leisure Park. The wide, landscaped gardens and lake views of Holiday Inn Basildon make for an inviting retreat, and the hotel is just a 10-minute drive from the M25 motorway.

Holiday Inn Basildon - Exterior At Night

Is Holiday Inn Basildon licensed for wedding ceremonies?

The Holiday Inn Basildon has several rooms licensed for civil ceremonies, including the Pavilion which is located in the grounds overlooking the Lake.

What can a couple expect from having their wedding at Holiday Inn Basildon?

Our experienced hotel wedding coordinators are dedicated to helping with your arrangements and can advise on all elements of the special day to ensure everything goes smoothly.

Holiday Inn Basildon - Wedding Venue

What is the capacity for a wedding ceremony and reception at Holiday Inn Basildon?

The Holiday Inn Basildon wedding venue is fully licensed to hold civil ceremonies for up to 250 guests, and we can cater for up to 300 guests for a wedding reception.

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