Venue Spotlight – Escrick Park
We’re sometimes asked by couples to recommend suitable locations that they could have their marquee or tipi sited and one of our absolute favourites is Escrick Park as it really does have something for everyone! Whether you want a ceremony in the woodland or at The Little Theatre, or you choose a church wedding in the local village first, Escrick Park is perfect for your reception, set in a peaceful and tranquil parkland with beautiful uninterrupted views.
Parkland Weddings – Escrick Park Estate Grounds
Escrick Park Estate Grounds offers a perfect grassland space for your bespoke event, all set in picturesque parkland. Offering glorious uninterrupted views across the former deer park and open landscape stretching for miles. The grounds are mostly facing south, providing a very special location for your marquee event. This site enables you to build your very own bespoke celebration perfectly.
Parkland & woodland is open for weddings all year round, with discounts offered on bookings between November and February for the winter period.
Image courtesy of Charlotte White Film and Photography
Garden Weddings – Skipwith Hall
Skipwith Hall venue provides the perfect private surroundings for your marquee wedding or celebration. The beautiful and exclusively private gardens of this Queen Ann Manor House are yours for the day!
Welcome your guests in the sheltered Kitchen Gardens, packed with colourful boarders and manicured lawns, cockleshell paths and a pretty pond with fountain in the centre. After your reception drinks your guests can to lead to your marquee through the historic wrought iron gates.
Guest camping is also available in paddocks nearby and is all inclusive.
This venue is available from March to September and cost for a four day hire is £2400 (inclusive of VAT) for the site only to erect your own marquee.
Image courtesy of Chris Seddon Wedding Photographer
Special Woodland Outdoor Space
We love this special place and hope you do too…
Set in an ancient oak clearing, this outdoor open space provides rustic benching for up to 150 people seated with an archway crafted from dried oak branches to create a special space for your ‘I do’s’.
Bunting and bales are available to hire with this space.
The woodland is just a short walk from the tent site so once you have concluded your marriage ceremony, you can stroll back with your guests for your wedding reception.
Please note this space can be booked for ceremony only with no obligation to hold your wedding reception at Escrick Park.
Image courtesy of Alex Abbott Photography
The Little Theatre
For Civil Weddings, Hand Tie, Renewal of Vows or Baby Naming ceremonies.
A unique space in which to hold your Civil Ceremony, lovingly restored to provide a 60 person seated capacity, with a small raised stage for the bride and groom to say their vows. With original oak floor and beamed ceiling this attractive building is set in the peaceful grounds of Skipwith Hall. The gardens are stunning and available for your photography following the ceremony at a small extra charge.
We’re sure you will agree that Escrick Park really does have some fantastic options available for your wedding and we know they are a fab team to work with. If you go to see them please tell them we said hi!