Price includes: Dry hire and exclusive use of the venue.
Hylands Estate – an award winning, stunning Grade II* listed mansion and contemporary Grand Pavilion – is the perfect setting to host your wedding.
Set in 574 acres of landscaped parkland, the traditional, lavish ceremony and reception rooms in the house offer stunning views of the Essex countryside whilst the sleek Grand Pavilion accommodates both intimate and large wedding parties. Situated close to the heart of Chelmsford with excellent transport links to London, Hertfordshire, Suffolk, Kent, and London Stansted Airport, Hylands Estate is a convenient and gorgeous venue for your wedding.
It is hard to imagine a more memorable and unique setting for you and your guests!
Built in 1730, Hylands House is an elegant grade II* listed Neo-Classical villa with lavish period rooms from both Georgian and Victorian eras. The opulent interiors boast stunning views across the 574 acres of landscaped parkland.
They can cater for up to 80 seated day guests and 120 evening guests in Hylands House. Alternatively, by including The Grand Pavilion, you can have up to 100 guests for your Civil Ceremony in Hylands House followed by up to 300 guests in The Grand Pavilion.
Hylands House and Grand Pavilion operates as a dry hire venue, providing you with the celebration spaces and furniture. This allows you the flexibility to choose your own contractors, including your own caterer, decorators and entertainment allowing you to create your own bespoke wedding. You can even bring in your own drinks and operate from their bar using a designated contractor.
Their experienced Events & Weddings Team specialise in dry hire weddings and deliver impeccable service from beginning to end. Their dedication, flexibility and passion for their beautiful venue will certainly create the wedding of your dreams.
As a dry hire venue, we provide a recommended caterers list which details the companies that have worked to an excellent standard at Hylands. You are also welcome to select your own caterer, providing they have a 4 or 5* food hygiene rating set by the FSA and a minimum of £5M Public Liability Insurance.
No, we provide exclusive access to Hylands House and Grand Pavilion.
Yes absolutely, you may choose one of the ornate rooms within Hylands House for up to 100 guests, or make use of the Grand Pavilion for up to 300 guests.
Yes and we certainly recommend visiting the Pleasure Gardens within the park for your photographs! Hylands House is filled with amazing photo opportunities, both inside and outside!