Boreham House


Boreham House



Boreham House is a magnificent 18th Century, Georgian, Stately Home located in the heart of the Essex countryside. The impressive avenue of trees on the approach surround a breath-taking mirrored lake creating a unique setting, sure to evoke...feelings of amazement from the moment you arrive. Set in 35 acres of picturesque grounds our Venue is the perfect venue for Weddings and much more.

Inside the main house, you are surrounded by history, many of the captivating original features, have been retained. The high ceilings, accentuated by intricate plasterwork, bespoke oak panelling and charming fireplaces are striking backdrops in creating Everlasting memories. The jewel in the crown is our Tudor Henry VIII Staircase, acquired from the palace of New Hall when the stately home was built. The staircase offers an amazing photographic opportunity for our couples celebrating their nuptials with us.

Boreham House is an Exclusive Use Venue, where we offer you peace of mind knowing that special care will be taken to make your event the very best experience.


The Oak Room at Boreham House is a special place where aristocrats have wined and dined across the centuries. We are privileged to be able to use this unique room to marry our couples. The beautiful features are many. Surrounded by intricate oak carvings, exquisite ceiling plasterwork and original floor to ceiling windows, it’s a setting like no other. Under the legislative guidance of Chelmsford Registration Service, our couples celebrate their nuptials in the most historic backdrop.

For those with large numbers or with a preference for a more modern feel, our beautiful Glass Pavilion has stunning panoramic views of the grounds and The Vale of Chelmer. With two options to choose from, our wedding ceremony venues can be adjusted to suit themed weddings as well as modern and traditional weddings for your dream day.


Imagine a glass of champagne and canapes served in the tranquil gardens at Boreham House. For those colder days, sip winter Pimms or mulled wine in our quintessentially English stately home.

It would be our pleasure to host your wedding breakfast in our beautiful glass Pavilion.
From your top table, you can enjoy the picturesque setting of the stately home, together with stunning panoramic views of the grounds and The Vale of Chelmer with Danbury Church steeple in the background. Your guests can relax in style. Our crisp linen, crystal glassware and fine food will create an amazing canvas for your special touches. We will work closely with you to create the day that you dreamt of, allowing you to enjoy the build up to your wedding knowing that we will be there every step of the way.

Our highly experienced Executive Chef will work with you to make sure that your food is tailored personally to you and your guests requirements. Our dedicated team will advise and guide you through your planning and give you a day you will never forget at one of the top wedding reception venues in Essex.


Nothing says luxury wedding more than fine food and drink. Our experienced chefs can prepare a range of sumptuous cuisine to satisfy every palate, with fine wines and champagnes to accompany every dish. At Boreham House food is our forte, our passion to deliver the highest standards is reflected in the presentation and creativity of our dishes. Whether a traditional wedding breakfast, a culturally inspired meal or less formal dining, we are dedicated to taste, design and personalising every dish.


We invite you, your family and friends to extend their celebrations with us, to relax, unwind and enjoy an overnight stay in pure tranquillity. Exclusively hired to our weddings and events, the wedding accommodation at Boreham House boasts the highest standard of style and comfort in the surrounds of the Georgian stately home.
Boreham House has a Bridal Dressing Room, Bridal Suite and eight luxurious bedrooms, accommodating a total of twenty four guests at the venue. Overnight stay includes a sumptuous full English and continental breakfast buffet in our purpose-built glass breakfast suite overlooking our lake, the perfect end to an amazing stay in our wedding accommodation.

For those looking at additional accommodation, Boreham House is surrounded by several quality hotels so guests can stay within a stone throw of the estate.

Boreham House is a truly beautiful wedding venue with exceptional service & high standards. It will fulfil your wedding dreams from start to finish!
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Venue Details

  • Venue Type:
  • Civil Ceremony Licence
  • Exclusive Hire
  • Countryside Location
  • Manor House
  • Historic
  • Outdoor Licence
  • Landmark
  • Capacity:
  • Intimate (2-20)
  • Nearest & Dearest (20 - 40)
  • Simple Surety (40 - 60)
  • Party People (60 - 150)
  • Grand (150 - 300)
  • Accommodation
  • For Wedding Couple
  • For 1 - 10 guests (dependent on availability)
  • For 10 - 20 guests (dependent on availability)
  • For 20 - 50 guests (dependent on availability)
  • Nearby usually available
  • Dining
  • Seated Meal Facilities
  • Buffet meal facilities
  • In house catering
  • Alcohol licence
  • Corkage option

Additional Info

  • Evening Reception Facilities
  • Dance Floor
  • Entertainment Licence
  • Live Band Facilities
  • DJ Facilities
  • Outdoor Fireworks Permitted
  • Wedding Co-ordinator
  • Master of Ceremonies / Toastmaster
  • Confetti permitted
  • Changing room for guests
  • Disabled facilities
  • Car parking
  • Helipad
  • Pets welcome