In addition to civil ceremonies, The Mansion House provides you with a total of eight unique settings to choose from for your wedding breakfast and reception. In the Mansion itself the following rooms are available for you to select...
The most magnificent room in the house with a double-height, gold-leaf ceiling, glass skylights, chandeliers, a large marble fireplace, wood panelling, parquet flooring and can host 80 guests seated for a wedding breakfast.
The Billiard Room
Recently redecorated, this brightly lit room boasts a hand-carved, wooden fireplace along with magnificent views of the grounds and can accommodate 80 guests.
The Drawing Room
With its elegantly carved wooden décor, this room displays several classic examples of 19th century painting and has beautiful views of the lawns and Summer House to the rear of the mansion. The room seats up to 50 guests.
The Front Hall
The grand entrance where your guests can be welcomed with drinks and canapés has sumptuous décor including a bespoke carpet with the Shuttleworth crest and arms, many beautiful paintings, mirrored window-panels and a fabulous grand piano.
Complete with views of the lawn and historic portraits of the Shuttleworth family the Dining Room is perfect if you wish to have a smaller wedding breakfast for up to 22 people.
The Morning Room
The Morning Room provides an intimate setting for 24 wedding breakfast guests, complete with an original marble fireplace and affording stunning views of the parkland and drive.
For the ultimate luxurious experience, we can also arrange for you to have exclusive use of The Mansion House so that your wedding party can appreciate what every room has to offer. Please speak to Kathy Birch for more details.
In the grounds of the Mansion, we also have the following venues available for your wedding reception...
Adjacent to the Summer House, past the ornamental lily pond, the Garden Marquee can host 180 guests for your wedding breakfast and reception. Complete with a five metre square, parquet dance floor and star cloth ceiling that twinkles romantically at night.
Kenneth Russell Function Hall
If your wedding is going to be a large affair, then the Kenneth Russell Function Hall could be perfect for you. Providing space for up to 250 wedding reception guests, this Hall is located in a separate building adjacent to the main Mansion and is fully dressed with white marquee drapery.