Hylands Estate is an award-winning Grade II* listed mansion house with contemporary Grand Pavilion. Set in 574 acres of landscaped parkland, the house boasts lavish, lovingly restored ceremony and reception rooms.
Set in 574 acres of landscaped parkland, Hylands Estate offers traditional, lavish ceremony and reception rooms in the house with 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. We 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 operate 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 our bar using a designated contractor.
Our experienced Events & Weddings Team specialise in dry hire weddings and deliver impeccable service from beginning to end. Our dedication, flexibility and passion for our beautiful venue will certainly create the wedding of your dreams. It is hard to imagine a more memorable and unique setting for you and your guests!
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