The Woodyard at Worstead Estate is a wonderful historic wedding venue situated in Norwich, Norfolk. Set within the 300-acre private Worsted Park, this property offers many magnificent event spaces and amenities for your special day. Here, you and your guests can enjoy a truly unforgettable celebration within this spectacular setting.
Facilities and Capacity
Once a working sawmill, The Woodyard at Worstead Estate has been sympathetically restored to offer idyllic event spaces for wedding occasions. The Ceremony Room is a bright and airy space situated in the South Wing of the building. The high ceiling and ample windows are complemented by the rich red-brick walls here. This space is perfect for a romantic vow exchange surrounded by your nearest and dearest. Afterwards, guests can transition to the patio for an open-air drinks reception. Here, they can admire the 400-year-old mulberry bush and the authentic icehouse, adding to the historic ambience of this location. While attendees sip champagne and mingle, you and your beloved can explore the plethora of wedding photography spots on the property. These include the Walled Garden, the lakeside, and the beautiful Lake Island, which can also be used for more intimate wedding events. The Main Barn offers ample space and a rustic aesthetic for your wedding breakfast and evening reception. It features exposed timbers, a vaulted ceiling, red-brick walls, and modern amenities for your convenience. Up to 100 guests can be comfortably seated within this space for a stylish wedding breakfast. There are also several spots on the property where a wedding marquee can be erected to suit larger guest lists.
The Woodyard at Worstead Estate boasts a wide array of overnight accommodation options for you and your guests to utilize for a restful stay. The Estate Cottage has been carefully restored and offers three en-suite bedrooms, a living room, kitchen, library, and a wood-fired hot tub. The Holly House is a period property that is perfect for larger parties that can be comfortably accommodated in its eight grand bedrooms. New Lane Cottage is the venue’s newest accommodation option. This Grade II listed property has been lovingly restored and offers a fairytale setting for the couple-of-honour.
The experienced and attentive events team at The Woodyard at Worstead Estate are passionate about assisting couples to create the day of their dreams here. They can supply an extensive list of tried-and-trusted vendors to serve your special occasion here. From catering to decor, flowers to celebrants, they can help you source the right service to suit your style. Bar services are provided in-house for your convenience.
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