Baddow Park House

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Baddow Park House

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Finding the best venue for a wedding can be difficult. Our questions and answers will help you decide on a fabulous choice of wedding venue.

Can you conduct a civil ceremony?

Whether you decide on a Civil Ceremony within the elegant grand drawing room or a beautiful Blessing in the grounds, we can advise you on registrars and will work with you to provide a unique, bespoke wedding experience.

Types of ceremony

What does “Exclusive Use” mean?

Exclusive use guarantees you complete privacy for the duration of your wedding day or the term you have booked the house for. It means that you’re not going to bump into or see anyone on the day that isn’t a guest, or a member of staff, at your wedding.

“Exclusive use” wedding venues

Can you conduct a wedding ceremony outdoors?

Throughout the house and gardens you will be able to select from a wealth of delightfully romantic settings to take your vows. This beautiful countryside retreat provides a stunning backdrop, making it the perfect wedding venue in Essex for romantic wedding celebrations.

Wedding ceremonies

Can I book a themed wedding?

Let your imagination run wild and put our wedding planning mangers to the test. From intimate Winter weddings to a sublime ceremony within our picturesque vineyard which offers the most incredible views, you’ll find our staff very accommodating. At Baddow Park House, we pride ourselves on hosting bespoke weddings which are tailored to your every requirement.

What makes a wedding unique?

From custom bar ware to collections of photos of family and friends, custom printed material, bespoke dining the list goes on. Our planners can assist you with inspiration if required, and guide you on how best to put your stamp on creating a unique and unforgettable wedding experience.

What staff are present at Baddow Park House throughout the event?

At Baddow Park House, your wedding will be hosted by professional and friendly staff from the moment you arrive to when you leave. You will be assigned a designated wedding planner when you book with us, who will work with you to plan your day to perfection. You can be assured of the highest standards of attention and a discreet professional service at all times.

Do you provide catering options?

At Baddow Park House, our resident caterer Abigails & Co can create bespoke menus which are tailored to your menu requirements. They offer a professional and complete catering service, bringing you not only the best of British and seasonal produce, but an in-depth knowledge of wines and cocktails to compliment your dining experience.

Bespoke catering

Can you serve alcohol on the premises?

We have a complete bar service at Baddow Park House. Our resident caterer Abigails and Co can provide a sommelier service to assist with wine selection. Each wine has been chosen from estates bottled at source offering a breath of choice and range in value. If you have any specific requirement such as a cocktail bar or gin bar, we will gladly assist with this. Making your wedding into something people will remember and talk about.

Do you have marquee facilities?

We work with preferred suppliers to install beautiful and luxury marquees within our grounds and manicured gardens.

Do you have facilities for the wedding reception entertainment?

After the ceremony, Baddow Park House transforms into your private party wedding venue. We will treat your guests to a sparkling celebration in the house and grounds. From photobooths to casinos, magicians to singers, please speak to us about your requirements and we will assist with the planning of your entertainment so you can enjoy your wedding reception, just as you planned it.

wedding receptions

Can I book a live band for the evening?

A  live band can really get the party started and Baddow Park House loves the ambience live music brings to a wedding. Perhaps some chilled out acoustic music while the wedding photos are taken or some swing jazz to get everyone dancing! You can hire a band of your choice or speak to us about our recommendations..


What if I want to hire a DJ?

With DJ packages now offering incredible LED screen visuals and production lighting, hiring a DJ for your celebration can make for amazing wedding entertainment.  We work with preferred suppliers that have a host of DJs to suit your individual taste.

Is there a limit on the number of guests I can bring?

Baddow Park House is the perfect location for intimate weddings and ideal for large grand ceremonies. We can seat 150 banquet style in our Orangery for a wedding breakfast or 120 on round tables. If you would prefer a marquee, please speak to us about your requirements.

Do you provide overnight accommodation?

luxury accommodation for your closest guests comprises of an elegant Bridal Suite and six beautiful, well appointed guest bedrooms, each with en-suite and furnished individually to an exceptionally high standard. All bedrooms are located on the first floor with views across the parkland.

Luxury accommodation

Do you have guest parking?

We have a large car-park upon arrival at Baddow Park House.

What if I want to arrive by helicopter?

We love nothing more than a grand entrance, so with this in mind, we are able to offer a helipad within the grounds which the happy couple can use.

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    About Baddow Park Wedding Venue

    The perfect wedding venue in Essex, Baddow Park House offers all you need for a wonderful country house wedding, providing exclusive use for weddings that demand complete privacy and seclusion.

    Following a full and extensive refurbishment Baddow Park house has been transformed into a unique and luxurious country house wedding venue set within the heart of rural essex. Now ready for its exciting relaunch in summer 2020 the house offers compete privacy and exclusivity for you and your guests. Lavishly decorated throughout, we can stage wedding celebrations any time of the year. We entertain outdoors weddings beneath the stars on the stunning grounds and lawns or inside amongst the exceptional interiors and spectacular grand drawing room.

    Outstanding catering services are provided by your personal head chef and the passionate catering team. They will work with you to make your ideal wedding menu, tailored to suit your tastes and dietary requirements. From wedding breakfasts, to canapes, to large wedding feasts, they have everything covered.

    Country House Accommodation

    Elegant, indulgent accommodation is provided, with a gorgeous Bridal Suite and six guest bedrooms. From these rooms you can enjoy beautiful, tranquil views across the parkland.

    The staff at Baddow Park House will be there through every step of your wedding journey to ensure that you have an amazing experience. The dedicated team will assist you in planning every detail, make your vision of your dream wedding reality.


    Baddow Park House is a wonderful countryside setting in Essex for your wedding day.


    A beautiful, newly refurbished elegant Victorian country house with stunning gardens.


    Exceptional service from the dedicated team throughout your wedding journey to the ceremony and reception.

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    Delicious food for wedding breakfasts, canapes, wedding feasts, with bespoke menu created by head chef.


    Luxurious accommodation offered including a Bridal Suite with beautiful parkland views.