The Old Parish Rooms provide the perfect setting for your wedding celebrations. Originally built in 1863 as a parish hall and school house, the venue is now a bright and modern space, ideal for intimate wedding events. The venue is now licensed to perform civil ceremonies, making it a wonderful setting for your wedding, naming ceremony or vow renewal.
The Old Parish Rooms are set over two floors. The venue can cater for up to 80 guests for a seated wedding breakfast. For larger events and standing occasions, the space can be transformed into a dance floor to accommodate up to 100 guests.
The beautiful old school house provides a truly unique and unusual wedding venue. Although the venue embraces the character and charm of the grade II listed exteriors, the building’s delightful interiors are light and stylish. The versatile venue suits both sleek, modern weddings and traditional, vintage-themed celebrations.
While set within the grounds of the Holy Trinity Church, the Old Parish Rooms is also accessible from local Registry Offices and civil ceremony premises in Southend and Essex.
Please don’t hesitate to get in touch for more information about holding your big day at the Old Parish Rooms in Essex.
Reviews for The Old Parish Rooms
Recommended by 100% of couples
Diana Berdova-Evangelista · Married on 02/09/2018
Perfect venue for a perfect day
We got married on 2nd September 2018 and the whole day was just amazing thank you to Stefan and his team. This is a fantastic venue for a small to medium wedding with an option to have ceremony in the same place, up in a beautiful mezzanine. Venue itself is designed boho/romantic so doesn't require much decor. Very bright, airy and different from the boring standard with chair covers and bows. Beautiful location in a small historical town of Rayliegh. As weddings executive I very much appreciated that service was like a clock and all members of the team were very attentive.Sent on 29/01/2019
Natalie · Married on 20/10/2017
Stefan and his team have been absolutely incredible from day 1 of our wedding planning. The big day couldn't have gone any better! Thank you Stefan for making our day so perfect, organised and relaxed. It was everything we had hoped for and more.Sent on 11/01/2018
Amy Hayden · Married on 11/08/2017
Where do I start....i can never thank the team at the old parish rooms enough. I got married here and from day 1 they were so professional and easily contactable . Stefan and his team are incredible everything was done so quickly and professionally. Stefan himself I can't fault nothing was too much trouble for him. The food was incredible and there was no issue catering for not only a vegetarian but also a vegan!!... everything was done exactly as we asked. Just again the word professional is what they are.stress free thanks to them. And had the most amazing weddimg thanks to them.incredible day thank you so much to Stefan and all at the old parish rooms! XxSent on 11/01/2018
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