Hylands Estate, Chelmsford, Essex has been awarded the title number one Heritage Wedding Venue in Essex at the Essex Wedding Awards.
Hylands Estate offers a stunning white classical building to create the perfect setting for intimate gatherings or lavish receptions. The venue offers an extravagantly decorated banqueting room in a neo baroque style, and has recently launched a contemporary Grand Pavilion which can accommodate up to 300 guests.
Councillor Ray Ride, Cabinet Member for Parks & Leisure, Chelmsford City Council, owners of Hylands Estate, is delighted with the award. He says: “This is fabulous news. Everyone at Hylands has worked so hard to complete the new Grand Pavilion and it’s lovely for the team to get such well-deserved recognition. Hylands offers something very unique; a warm and friendly setting for small wedding parties and a magnificent Grand Pavilion for large celebrations. We are all very proud of what we have achieved at Hylands, and delighted that this effort has been rewarded with this top accolade.”
He continued: “The restoration of the house is amazing, and it’s wonderful to see so many happy couples enjoying their big day in such a grand yet intimate venue. It’s also great to see an old house being brought back to life again.”
Hylands Estate was also recently shortlisted for Wedding Venue of the Year (Eastern region) at the Wedding Industry Awards.