Whitworth Estate & Deer Park

from £3,450
Whitworth Estate is a brand new wedding location with a private Deer park in the heart of The North of England. Ideal for large or intimate wedding parties, it's unique among wedding venues in Durham and North Yorkshire.
from £3,450 to £16,995
  • Exclusive hire of the venue
  • Honeymoon Suite
  • Food and drink
For a personal quote please contact the venue and mention Coco
Need To Know
  • Ceremony Capacity : 120
  • Dinner Capacity : 120
  • Standing Capacity : 150
  • Licensed For Marriage : Yes
  • Catering : In-house
  • Bar : In-house
  • Accommodation : 29 bedrooms
  • Child Friendly : Yes
  • Pets Welcome : Yes
  • Licensed Until : 12am
  • Exclusivity : Yes
  • Disabled Facilities : Yes
Contact Details
Whitworth Estate & Deer Park
Stanner's Lane
DL16 7QX

The Setting

Something amazing is about to happen. Whitworth Estate is a new wedding location with a private deer park in the heart of the north of England, brought to you by the creators behind two of the UK’s premier, multi-award-winning wedding venues: Newton Hall and Le Petit Chateau. Set to open in Autumn 2024, be the first to have your big day at Whitworth, with a full diary of peak dates now available.

The Vibe

An intimate Grade II listed country house, this main Hall is the romantic heart of the estate. Its historic splendour combined with a bold, romantic, and fantastical interior makes Whitworth Estate the perfect choice for an enchanted wedding. Ideal for large or intimate wedding parties and fun-filled drinks receptions, it’s unique among Durham and North Yorkshire wedding venues.

Wedding Team

Advocates of individuality, their experienced and enthusiastic team will assist couples in realising their big-day vision – whether they go big and bold or chic and laid-back. Armed with the crème de la crème of industry professionals and possessing numerous wedding awards, couples can be sure of speedy and attentive service throughout, from the early plans to the celebrations themselves, with the Master of Ceremonies even acting as their butler on the day of the wedding.

Food & Drink

Memorable food and drink to be shared and enjoyed is the heart and soul of Whitworth Estate. Their chefs create remarkable feasts influenced by their surroundings, using the best of what’s available from the kitchen garden and local producers. Whether you desire something tastefully traditional or daringly different, their in-house chefs will deliver everything from vintage tea parties to 9-course fine dining banquets – anything is possible so long as it tastes good!


Having on-site accommodation is essential to help your wedding experience run smoothly. Blow your guest’s socks off with 29 gorgeous boutique bedrooms, seriously sophisticated suites and charming retreats set in the 73-acre estate. One of the many things you will love about Durham’s favourite luxury Hotels is the stunning accommodation.

Affordable Luxury

Being on a budget doesn’t mean missing out on the best. Whitworth Estate offers varying pricing levels, spectacular offers, and all-inclusive packages, so there really is something for everyone. To assist with your search for your perfect venue, please contact the team for their 11-tiered pricing guide and delicious food and drink menus.

Extended Wedding Celebrations

Why not consider a two or three-day celebration? There are some of the benefits:

Do you have more than one wedding ceremony on the same day?
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Can we stay on-site the night before our wedding?
Do you supply a Master of Ceremonies?
from £3,450