Exchange vows at Delapré Abbey in Northamptonshire
Surrounded by 550 acres of parkland and just one mile south from the Northampton town centre, Delapré Abbey is a beautiful Grade II listed property with many historical features. In one form or another, the venue is 900-years-old and features a large lawn, tree avenues and beautiful glasshouses.
One of Northampton’s most romantic settings, the Walled Garden, provides a spectacular backdrop for vows or photos and here the team grow seasonal fruit and flowers. Ceremonies can take place in any of the historic rooms including the charming Library, which offers stunning views of the grounds. Then mingle with guests in the Salon, Drawing Room or Walled Garden before couples make their way to the Grand Dining Room for their wedding breakfast. The venue can accommodate 80 guests in any of the Bouverie rooms.
The captivating Walled Garden is an elegant space that can host ceremonies and receptions for 200 people. For more intimate nuptials, the Thatched Larder is licensed for small ceremonies. Not forgetting the rest of the parkland, which can accommodate up to 499 guests in a marquee on the south lawn. The historic Bouverie Suite is perfect for receptions with open fields for evening barbecues as well a private enclosed courtyard, which is ideal for strawberry and drinks! Complete with a dancefloor and a bar area, the space can accommodate wedding parties of up to 150 loved ones.
Delapré Abbey offers complimentary services for all weddings regardless of the package or party size. Included in the venue hire is help from a dedicated wedding co-ordinator and a toastmaster, a dancefloor, menu-tasting sessions and more.
Check out: www.delapreabbey.org