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Penninghame Estate is a stunning venue in Dumfries, Dumfries Galloway & Ayrshire, where couples can host the unique and memorable wedding celebration they deserve. Located near Newton Stewart in a peaceful corner of southwest Scotland, nestled in 130 acres of ancient woodland, this stunning listed Victorian Country House is the perfect option for a small intimate wedding. Built in 1869, the property is packed with charm and character, and the dedicated team is on hand to ensure each couple's big day runs like clockwork.

Facilities and Capacity

Ideal for smaller wedding celebrations, Penninghame Estate can accommodate weddings with between 20 to 70 guests. This beautiful Jacobean-style mansion exudes historic appeal and timeless elegance and has everything couples need to create the bespoke celebration of their dreams. There is a choice of stunning indoor and outdoor ceremony locations available. Couples can exchange vows on the banks of the River Cree, on the mansion's grand front terrace, or at the foot of one of the estate's ancient trees. Alternatively, nearlyweds can tie the knot indoors, where the magnificently appointed interior provides a spectacular backdrop for ceremonies and wedding photographs. Afterwards, the newlyweds can celebrate their forever union with an evening of wining and dining either in the main house or Cree Hall.

Services Offered

Every couple deserves something special on their wedding day, and Penninghame Estate provides precisely that. Driven by a desire to immerse couples in the moment, the team ardently delivers a thoughtful service infused with creativity and innovation. Catering is provided by the estate's culinary experts, who will create a delicious menu to each couple's specifications. Accommodation is also available on the property, with room for up to 44 in the 7 beautiful lodges and apartments. Every couple will also benefit from the assistance of a wedding coordinator who will ensure they and their guests will remember the day for years to come.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

In the country
Unusual weddings
Stately home
Woodland and festival
Unique weddings

Ceremony options:

Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Evening reception facilities
Outdoor fireworks permitted

Overnight accommodation:

Overnight accommodation for wedding couple
Overnight accommodation for guests

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Venue leisure facilities:

Fitness centre

Other features:

Exclusive use
Car parking
Confetti permitted
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Penninghame House, Penninghame. Newton Stewart DG86RD Dumfries (Dumfries Galloway & Ayrshire)
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