This magnificent manor house set in thousands of acres of stunning grounds and parkland is easily one of the finest wedding venues in Essex and will provide a special day full of grandeur and elegance for you and your guests. The venue makes an instant impression as you enter the gates, set at the end of a sweeping, torch-lit drive, and continues to impress throughout every aspect of your wedding day. Braxted Park offers a choice of breathtaking ceremony options: the remarkable Orangery, complete with dramatic Roman-inspired décor and views over the lawns, or the charming summer house, set in the idyllic Lower Walled Knott Garden, which is ideal for saying ‘I do’ al fresco. There is even a quaint church within the estate just a short stroll from the impressive house which is perfect for a religious ceremony. The bright and luxurious bridal changing room is a new addition to this delightful Essex wedding venue and provides the ideal spot to prepare yourself with your bridesmaids before your ceremony. The stylish space offers plenty of space to get ready, a private bathroom and shower, and a number of long mirrors for putting the finishing touches to your look. Best of all, it’s just a few steps through the Lantern Room to the Orangery from this calm and relaxing setting.
Bask in your picturesque surroundings with a drinks reception in the beautiful Walled Garden, mingling with guests around tranquil water features and blooming flowerbeds. The Pavilion, also located with the gardens, is a grand and contemporary setting for your wedding breakfast and evening reception. It’s an incredibly versatile space, capable of accommodating wedding parties of all sizes, and comes fully equipped with a dancefloor, well-stocked bar and state-of-the-art sound and lighting system to make the perfect place to celebrate in style. Braxted Park can suggest several top-quality wedding caterers who have consistently produced the most amazing wedding breakfasts and evening food options. Giving you the final say in picking your caterers means that you can ensure that you have the perfect trusted caterers to provide wedding food that’s tailored to your tastes.
Completing this spectacular wedding venue is the romantic Honeymoon Cottage. The wonderful red brick building boasts a luxurious bedroom finished with a fabulous bed, and plenty of space to relax and reminisce on your special day. There’s even a secluded garden complete with bay trees and benches where you can revel in your idyllic surroundings. There are a further 12 en suite bedrooms available for family and friends, located in the former stables in a peaceful part of the estate.
If you are planning a cultural wedding, it is possible to hire Braxted Park on a dry-hire basis. This allows you to arrange your own catering and bar requirements, using the Pavilion’s large capacity to plan the wedding you’ve always wanted in a stunning location. Dry hire of Braxted Park is perfect for Asian, Jewish, Afro-Caribbean, Turkish and other cultural weddings.