Up to 300
Exclusive Use
£3400 - £8150
Wedding license

Surrounded by over 500 acres of historic parkland, Hylands offers the best of both worlds; A spectacular Grade II* listed mansion and the Grand Pavilion, a contemporary space offering timeless glamour

Bridebook benefits

  • Bridebook Discount: 5%

Venue features

Venue Type
Country House / Manor House
Seated Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Usual Access Time
10:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 PM
Bridal Suite
Changing Only
bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-house Wedding Coordinator
Marquee Permitted
On-site Parking
Ceremony and Reception
Confetti Permitted
Fireworks Permitted
Sound System Available
Licensed for Weddings and Civil Ceremonies
Food and Drink
Alcohol License
No Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
External Catering Permitted
In-house Wine List
Cultural Experience
Asian Weddings
Jewish Weddings
Muslim Weddings


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Industry Awards (1)

Essex Wedding Awards - Heritage Venue of the Year 2014

Reviews & Testimonials (7)

We had the most wonderful experience from start to finish...
By  (Happily married) in Oct 2016
We had the most wonderful experience from start to finish. Tom and Aimee were amazing throughout the booking and organising process then... Read more
hylands house is an extremely beautiful venue...
By  (Happily married) in Oct 2016
hylands house is an extremely beautiful venue and the staff are very friendly and helpful and always there to make the wedding planning ... Read more
hylands house is an absolutely beautiful venue...
By  (Happily married) in Oct 2016
hylands house is an absolutely beautiful venue and we fell in love with it on the first visit when we attended a wedding show. All the s... Read more
If i could get married every day i would do...
By  (Happily married) in Sep 2016
If i could get married every day i would do it all again everytime at hylands, the perfect venue, the park, friendly staff, great celebr... Read more
Staff where helpful from begging...
By  (Happily married) in Mar 2016
Staff where helpful from begging and end, Especially Tom he gave me good advise, Thanks so much Hylands House
great venue...
By  (Happily married) in Feb 2016
great venue
loved my venue everyone was very helpful...
By  (Happily married) in Feb 2016
loved my venue everyone was very helpful and dealt with our requests quickly and efficiently

Detailed Description

Hylands is a gorgeous country manor and estate located in Essex just a few miles outside Chelmsford. Set in almost 600 acres of scenic parkland, this Grade II listed country house provides a multitude of spaces both indoors and out in which to celebrate your day. Available for exclusive use, you and up to 300 guests will be free to enjoy the elegant house as well as the pleasure gardens and romantic pavilion. The variety of celebration spaces means we can accommodate up to 300 guests and guarantee you exclusive use of the space you choose. By hosting both ceremony and reception here, you and your guests can relax and enjoy our personalised hospitality and the convenience of one venue. Licensed for civil ceremonies and receptions since 1999, we’ve built an unrivalled reputation for creating grand and intimate weddings. Our experienced wedding team are always on hand to help you make your big day the happiest day of your life. That’s just one of the many services we offer to help make Hylands one of the finest wedding venues in Essex.

About us

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Thomas Harper

Congratulations on your engagement. Here at Hylands we pride ourselves on our customer service. Not only do we offer a beautiful location but we also provide you with a high standard of service that will start from your initial enquiry, to your wedding day and beyond. The hiring's team are on hand to assist when needed and will help make your wedding day the most enjoyable and memorable day of your life.

Year Business Was Established
# Of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
# Of People In Team
Public Liability Insurance


Getting here

  • Address:
  • Hylands Park, Writtle, Essex, CM2 8WQ, England
  • Nearest Train Station:
  • Chelmsford City
  • Nearest Town:
  • Chelmsford
  • Nearest Airport:
  • Stanstead Airport
  • Nearest Motorway & Junction:
  • M25 junction 28 and A12 junction 15