Our prices for hiring the Manor for your wedding are outlined below. To stage other types of events such as birthdays, anniversaries, corporate events and private events please contact us with your requirements for a bespoke quotation.
ELOPEMENT PACKAGE (2 to 10 guests)
From 12pm the day of your wedding to 12pm the next day, just for you and your fiancé (or for 8 close friends or family members to join you). The package includes:
Exclusive use of the Manor and grounds for your wedding for 24 hours.
Use of the Master Suite to get ready for the ceremony (and another bedroom for your fiancé to use if you wish to stay separate!).
Choice of three ceremony locations - two outdoors and one indoors.
Co-ordination of your wedding ceremony by our team.
Use of our portable professional quality amp and microphone system to play your music.
Two witnesses for your ceremony (usually our proprietor Richard and his assistant).
A Prosecco afternoon tea for two to enjoy after the ceremony, either as a picnic in the grounds or inside the Manor.
A driver service for two if you wish to go out for dinner in the evening at one of the many fantastic local pubs and restaurants.
Luxurious overnight accommodation in our Art Deco Master Suite.
A delicious locally sourced hamper of breakfast goodies for you to enjoy the next morning before you depart.
For the bride and groom – £950
For every additional guest up to a maximum of 8 more – £150 per person
The package is available Wednesday and Thursday from May to September, and 7 days a week from October to April).
COMPLETE WEDDING HIRE PACKAGE (2 to 350 guests)
From 12pm the day before your wedding to 12pm the day after your wedding. The package includes:
Exclusive use of the Manor, 20 acres of grounds and 40 acres of woodland for 48 hours.
Choice of six ceremony locations (Ceremony Garden Summerhouse, Manor Doorway Arch, Cowyard Barn, Old Stables, Dining Room or Drawing Room).
The Cowyard Barn and its adjacent courtyard for your reception dinner for up to 100 guests.
Our staffed rustic pay bar in the Cowyard Barn stocked with a tempting range of local beer, lager, cider, wines and soft drinks.
Use of our Marquee Garden to hire in a bespoke marquee for your reception dinner for up to 350 guests (and access for them to set up the day before your hire starts and dismantle the day after).
Luxurious self-catering accommodation inside the Manor for up 10 guests across 5 bedrooms including the Art Deco bridal suite (four doubles and one twin), and 3 bathrooms, with cloak room, Drawing Room, Dining Room, kitchen and utility room for two nights.
Two nights FREE camping in our river meadows below the Manor for you and all of your guests, with showers and toilets (from April 2020).
15 hours of our time to work with you and your suppliers in the lead up to your wedding to help you organise your usage of the Manor, (including on the day management of your on-site ceremony if required).
On-site point of contact throughout your hire.
Tables and chairs for your ceremony and reception.
Essential amenities such as parking, toilets for up to 200 guests (from April 2020), electricity, water, heating, waste collection and recycling.
In Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec (exc Christmas/New Year) – £5,000
In March, April, Oct – £6,100
In May, June, July, Aug, Sept – £7,200
What's not included?
If you have more than 100 guests (or prefer for your reception to be in a marquee rather than the new Cowyard Barn) a bespoke marquee is required (which will come with tables, chairs, carpets, dancefloor, linings, heating, lighting etc).
A caterer to provide your food (who would normally provide table linens, cutlery, crockery and glassware, and all the equipment to create a pop-up kitchen in the Cowyard Barn or marquee).
A bar or drinks for you and your guests if you are having your reception in a marquee. (We do not charge corkage and you are welcome to bring in whatever drinks you like.)
PLEASE NOTE: For all bookings we will also require an additional damages deposit to be paid one month prior to your wedding date of £1,000. This deposit will be fully refunded within 14 days of your wedding less any reductions if required for breakages, damage to the buildings or to the grounds, or excessive clean-up.
SELF CATERING AT WATERGATE
(For 2 nights over 3 days)
Accommodation at Watergate includes:
Four bedrooms sleeping 8 guests (three doubles and one large bunk bedroom).
Kitchen, utility room, downstairs wet room shower, large lounge, garden room with pool table, two upstairs bathrooms.
Three acres of secluded gardens with woodland, stream, meadow, patio area with BBQ, fire pit and boules pit.
Parking for four cars.
Throughout the year if available – £950
EXTRA 24 HOURS VENUE HIRE
Extend your hire of the entire venue by an extra 24 hours with an extra nights stay inside the Manor until 12pm two days after your wedding to continue your celebrations (perhaps with a brunch, luncheon or BBQ the day after your wedding for example).
In Jan, Feb, March, Nov, Dec – £900
In March, April, May, Oct – £1,100
In June, July, Aug, Sept – £1,600