The Drawing Room
The Drawing Room features an ornate and gilded ceiling with a Victorian chandelier, hand-painted wall motifs and an original marble fireplace. The room benefits from large floor-to-ceiling windows which look over the parkland, the Serpentine Lake and French doors that open onto the Rose Terrace. Walk down the wide aisle, perfect for even the most magnificent of wedding gown, feeling like royalty on your special day.
Civil Ceremony Capacity - 80 Guests
The Banqueting Room
This meticulously restored room is a firm nod to the Baroque Revival architecture of the 19th century. With intricate designs, bold embolisms and beautifully rich reds and golds, this room will take your breath away.
The room is the definition of opulence, covered in 24 carat gold leaf swags and scrolls with silk lined walls and an intricately designed marble fireplace. Natural light pours into the room through the floor to ceiling sash windows, giving a stunning view of the Serpentine Lake and the manicured parkland.
Available for both civil ceremonies and formal sit down wedding breakfasts, this setting is really quite extraordinary.
Civil Ceremony Capacity - 100 Guests
Wedding Breakfast Capacity - 80 Guests
The Grand Pavilion
Once you've said your vows it is now time to eat, drink and be merry. Look no further than the incredible Grand Pavilion. This large contemporary room is a perfect celebration space, lending itself to hosting wedding breakfasts and evening receptions for up to 300 people.
Exuding decadence, the Grand Pavilion is lined with twinkling chandeliers and floor-to-ceiling ivory drapes. The neutral tones allow you to turn this space into your own wedding vision, whether that is a hot pink haven or pastels like a summer's meadow. The choice is yours! Don't forget, the experienced wedding team are on hand to help and guide you.
As the evening reception begins, guests are able to wonder from the Grand Pavilion into the Pleasure Gardens and the surrounding terraces. Dancing and celebrating is mandatory with the inbuilt bar, PA sound system and tech-savvy mood lighting equipment.
Wedding Meal Capacity - 300 Guests
Evening Reception Capacity - 300 Guests
The dedicated team at The Hylands Estate understand the importance of flexibility which is why they offer dry hire. This allows you as the bride and groom to plan your day exactly how you want it without restrictions. You can book your own contractors, from the caterers through to the entertainment, tailoring your day to suit you.
The Hyland Estate wedding team specialise in dry hire weddings and will help and guide you to make the planning process stress free and enjoyable. They have a list of recommended suppliers who have been tried, tested and are known to provide an excellent service. Alternatively you can source your own suppliers, as long as they meet with the venue requirements, such as public liability insurance, food hygiene certificates and personal alcohol licence.
This dry hire approach is a wonderful opportunity to plan a totally unique wedding day that is solely based around you and your preferences. Having a wedding planner on-hand means you will still receive guidance and help when required; the best of both worlds!
There is no accommodation on-site, but lots of choice in nearby Chelmsford, which the staff can recommend. Within easy reach of London, the venue is conveniently located close to the M25.