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Hengrave Hall

Location pin

Hengrave, Bury St Edmunds, IP28 6LZ - 

  • Users

    Up to
    250 guests


This Tudor mansion is situated within an impressive 350 acre estate. Built in 1525 by a wealthy cloth merchant; Hengrave Hall has been a private home, a nunnery, a boarding school and now a rather enviable wedding venue which exudes historic charm.Hengrave has its own idyllic chapel within the estate for church weddings; or the beautiful wooden walled Banqueting Hall with stained glass windows for Civil Ceremonies. The sun-kissed West Terrace or the enclosed courtyard can accommodate your drinks reception, with the stunning Long Gallery beautifully equipped to host your wedding breakfast. Additional rooms include the Library, Oratory, Dining Room, Retiring Room and Children’s Playroom – so whether grand or intimate, Hengrave Hall offers a flexible and exclusive venue.Accommodating up to 140 guests, Hengrave Hall offers an enchanting experience whether a day guest or staying overnight. With 27 bedrooms on site, (12 grand rooms within the hall itself and 15 rooms located within on site cottages) and a nearby partnered Golf and Country Spa, you will have no problem accommodating all of your guests.

Capacity & layout

Standing

Standing

up to 250

Theatre

Theatre

up to 250

Boardroom

Boardroom

up to 20

Cabaret

Cabaret

up to 250

Location

Reviews

  • Kate Griffiths

    May 2024

    As a bride, my experience at Hengrave Hall was nothing short of a fairytale come true. From the moment we stepped onto the grounds, we were swept away by the enchanting beauty and timeless elegance of this stunning venue. The entire process was seamless and stress-free, allowing us to focus on the joy and excitement of our special day. The staff at Hengrave Hall were flawless, attending to every detail with grace and expertise all without even being seen. From coordinating vendors to ensuring every aspect of the ceremony and reception was flawless, they went above and beyond to make our wedding dreams a reality. But it wasn't just the efficiency of the staff that impressed me—it was their genuine care and dedication that truly stood out, they even adjusted the train of my dress just before I walked down the aisle - its attention to the little details that can make the most difference. They took the time to understand my vision and preferences, offering invaluable advice and support every step of the way. Their passion for their work shone through in every interaction, making me feel like the most important bride in the world. And then there's the venue itself—a breathtaking blend of historic grandeur and natural beauty. From the majestic Great Hall to the enchanting gardens, every inch of Hengrave Hall exudes romance and charm. It provided the perfect backdrop for the most magical day of our lives, and we will forever cherish the memories created within its walls. In short, Hengrave Hall exceeded all my expectations and then some. It's more than just a venue—it's a sanctuary where dreams are brought to life and love stories unfold. To any bride-to-be searching for the perfect wedding venue, look no further than Hengrave Hall. Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

  • Natasha Mizen

    May 2024

    We had the most amazing wedding at Hengrave Hall last week. We can’t thank the staff and venue enough for all they did. It was absolutely beautiful.