Spennymoor, Durham View map
Menus from £55
30 to 120 Guests


Menus from £55
30 to 120 Guests

Something amazing is about to happen…Whitworth Estate is a brand new wedding location with private Deer park based in the heart of The North of England brought to you by the creators behind two of the UK's premier, multi-award award-winning wedding venues; Newton Hall & Le Petit Chateau. Set to open late Summer 2022 be the first to have your big day at Whitworth Estate with a FULL diary of all peak dates now available.

Grand Hall
An intimate Grade II listed country house, this main Hall is the romantic heart of the estate, its historic splendour combined with a bold, romantic and fantastical interior that makes Whitworth Estate the perfect choice for an enchanted wedding. Ideal for large or intimate wedding parties and fun-filled drinks receptions, it’s unique among wedding venues in Durham and North Yorkshire.

The Team
Advocates of individuality, our experienced and enthusiastic team will assist couples in realising their individual big day vision – whether they go big and bold or chic and laid-back. Armed with the crème de la crème of industry professionals and possessing numerous wedding awards, couples can be sure of speedy and attentive service throughout; from the early plans to the celebrations themselves, with the Master of Ceremonies even acting as their own personal butler on the day of the wedding.

Fabulous Food & Drink
Memorable food and drink to be shared and enjoyed is the heart and soul of Whitworth Estate with our chefs creating remarkable feasts influenced by their surroundings, using the very best of what’s available from the kitchen garden and local producers. Whether you desire something tastefully traditional or daringly different our in house chefs will deliver everything from vintage tea parties to 9 course fine dining banquets – anything is possible so long as it tastes good!

Boutique Accommodation
Having on-site accommodation is essential to help your wedding experience run smoothly. Blow your guests sock off with 29 gorgeous boutique bedrooms, seriously sophisticated suites and charming retreats set in the 73 acre estate, is just one of the many things you are going to love about Durham’s favourite luxury Hotels is the stunning accommodation.

Affordable Luxury
Being on a budget doesn’t mean missing out on the best. Through Whitworth Estate’s varying pricing levels, spectacular offers and all-inclusive packages, we really do offer something for all. To assist with your search for your perfect venue, please contact us for our 11-tiered pricing guide and delicious food and drink menus for your perusal.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Venue Type:

Chapel on Premises
In the Country
Pub or Restaurant
Unusual Weddings
Civil Ceremony Licence
Large Hotel
Unique Weddings

Dining Options:

Seated Meal Facilities
Alcohol Licence
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering

Evening Entertainment:

Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
Evening Reception Facilities
DJ Facilities

Overnight Accommodation:

Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests

Venue Staff Assistance:

Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster
Wedding Coordinator

Other Features:

Disabled Facilities
Car Parking
Changing Room for Guests
Pets Welcome


Stanner's Lane DL16 7QX Spennymoor (Durham)

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