Many of the most fashionable country houses and stately homes of the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries had an orangery to house their citrus trees during the cold winter months. Fast-forward two or three hundred years and we find there are few better places to tie the knot or celebrate a wedding than in one of the incredible venues we present to you today.
We have dozens of other similar styled properties beside these, from all across the UK. For more information on any you see below, as well as many more you don’t, please contact us.
So, in no particular order…
A) The orangery above is situated in a 17th century private country house surrounded by landscaped park by Capability Brown.
B) This impressive space is part of an equally impressive 18th century stately home in the South West.
C) More glasshouse in style, it is part of a unique 18th century Italian inspired property in the South East of England.
H) This understated orangery is arguably one of the finest in the country. Located in the SE.
I) This exquisite glasshouse, situated in SE England, is the perfect backdrop for any wedding.
J) The orangery in this 18th century Baroque styled stately home in the South East has played host to countless parties of the rich and famous.
K) Utilised by Kings and Queens of England, this popular property regularly caters for up to 200 wedding guests.
L) With a framework of iron and timber, this beautiful 19th century glass-house is part of a highly regarded hotel in central England.
P) This pretty orangery opens out onto manicured lawns, perfect for a champagne drinks reception, a few canapés and some croquet!
Q) The magnificent glass ceiling of this elegant country house sets it apart from many others in the UK. Book early to avoid disappointment.
R) Yet another fine example situated in the Midlands! The stately home was build in the 19th century and currently serves as a hotel.
S) Although this property dates back to the 17th century, the intricate orangery was added in the late 1800’s. Naturally it plays host to dozens of weddings and events each month.
T) This unique orangery in the South West caters for weddings for up to 100 guests. You can also stay onsite if you so wish.
V) Grade 1 listed with impeccable lawns designed by capability Brown, this stunning venue hosts year round events. Early booking is strongly advised.
W) Elegant and ornate, it’s the perfect location for a wedding ceremony or reception. And the lawns are to die for. SE England.
For more information on any of the venues you see today please contact us.