Facilities The Old Down Manor House has four superb rooms available for you to choose from to host your special day. The Orangery The ideal and most popular setting in which to conduct both receptions and ceremonies. Holding up to 120 guests for receptions, and 150 for ceremonies, its floor-to-ceiling windows allow a light and airy space, with outstanding views over the River Severn to the Black Mountains of Wales. Ceremony capacity - 150 guests Reception capacity - 120 guests The Grand Hall The hall has many breathtaking features, such as the sweeping staircase and a glass ceiling, filling the entire room with sunlight during the day and showering you with the beautiful night sky throughout the evening. You can even host your ceremony here! Ceremony capacity - 60 guests The Bernay's Room This room simply oozes The Manor at Old Down Estate's historic roots, and is named in honour of the house's previous owners. With traditional features, such as a crackling open log fire and high ceilings, the room has a warm and homely ambience, perfect for a graceful, elegant civil wedding ceremony. Ceremony capacity - 65 guests The Piano Room The Piano Room is a haven of sophisticated relaxation. With charming views across the surrounding grounds, it imbues you and your guests with a real feeling of peace, tranquillity and happiness, making for the perfect wedding atmosphere. Ceremony capacity - 35 guests The Gardens These can easily accommodate marquees for couples preferring an outdoor wedding during the summer months. The Manor also provides facilities such as a dedicated power hook-up.