Up to 200
Exclusive Use
9 Bedrooms
£3500 - £5750
Wedding license

Situated in the heart of the South Hams, Shilstone House is one of the most spectacular wedding venues in Devon. Our aim is to make your wedding truly magical, romantic and memorable...

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Venue features

Overview
Venue Type
Country House / Manor House
Seated Dining Capacity
200
Reception Capacity
200
# Bedrooms
9
Sleeps # of People
24
Usual Access Time
01:00 PM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 AM
Late Night Extension Available
Yes
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Venue
bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-house Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
Marquee Permitted
On-site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
Water View
Ceremony and Reception
Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Licence
Sound System Available
Licensed for Weddings and Civil Ceremonies
Food and Drink
Alcohol License
In-house Catering
In-house Wine List
Cultural Experience

Bridebook benefits

  • Bridebook Gift: Free Bottle of Champagne

Testimonials (4)

We cannot wait for our wedding day in 2017.
By Sarah & Micahel (see publication here) in Aug 2016
We were absolutely delighted with the wedding venue at Shilstone House. Sebastian and his team were so welcoming, friendly and accommoda... read more
Everybody commented on how fabulous everything was
By Helen & Henry (see publication here) in Apr 2016
We just wanted to briefly say an enormous thank you to all of you for going over and above on Saturday. The food was better than we coul... read more
"Totally seamless"
By David, Deborah, Michael and Julia  (A couple's parents) in Apr 2016
Just a quick note to thank you and all of your staff at Shilstone for making Helen and Henry’s wedding day on Saturday so memorable for ... read more
"We couldn't have asked for more"
By David & Kate (A happy couple) in Jul 2016
Dear Sebastian, Jo, Hollie & all the team at Shilstone, A little card to say a massive thank you for all that you did to make our day s... read more

Detailed Description

Shilstone is a romantic, newly restored Georgian country house which offers breathtaking views of one of the most beautiful stretches of countryside in the UK. With its unique combination of traditional and contemporary, Shilstone provides a magnificent setting and a blank canvas to create the wedding of your dreams. The perfect setting for a country wedding venue in Devon, Shilstone House never fails to mesmerise its guests with its natural beauty and charm. Shilstone is an award winning estate which has an outstanding reputation as one of the finest wedding venues in Devon. Shilstone stands in several hundred acres of land, interspersed with woodland, lakes and streams. The estate is steeped in history and the restoration of Shilstone House has won awards from many prestigious organisations including English Heritage, The Georgian Group, Tatler Magazine, and Country Life awarded Shilstone with the coveted title of ‘Restoration of the Century’. Shilstone is a fully licensed wedding venue, providing fantastic opportunities for both civil ceremonies and receptions. Offering an excellent selection of indoor space as well as a number of sheltered spaces outdoors; Shilstone gives you and your guests the freedom to celebrate both inside and out in complete exclusivity.

FAQs (10)

Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?
It's hard to recall "the best wedding" at Shilstone, every wedding is so unique, they are all the best in their very own way!
What’s your #1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Set your budget and do your very best to stick to it!
What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
One Bride and Groom provided all their guests with stunning masks which saw the first dance turn into a spontaneous and truly dazzling masquerade ball!
Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Exclusive, Spectacular, Beautiful, Unique, Idyllic
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
It's a tough competition between the architecturally beautiful Grand Passage and the secluded Walled Garden with its splendid herbaceous borders
Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?
We would keep it a tip top secret if we had!
What’s your favourite canapé?
Filo Tartlets with locally caught Crab flavoured with Ginger and Lime
What’s your favourite midnight treat?
Toasted marshmallows over a roaring open fire
What is your venue's most unique feature?
Most definitely the exclusivity, offering freedom to our couples!
What part of your business are you most proud of?
How we've grown as a wedding venue!
Experience
Year Business Was Established
2012
# Of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
# Of People In Team
30
Public Liability Insurance
Yes

Location

Getting here

  • Address:
  • Shilstone, Modbury, Modbury, Devon, PL21 0TW, England
  • Nearest Train Station:
  • Totnes
  • Nearest Town:
  • Modbury
  • Nearest Airport:
  • Exeter