The Manor House at Castle Combe Wedding Photography
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The Manor House at Castle Combe Weddings
The Manor House at Castle Combe offers an idyllic setting to create your dream wedding. Located in one of Britain’s prettiest villages, the venue blends historical charm and contemporary luxury, showcasing elegant accommodation and facilities. It houses 21 awe-inspiring bedrooms, each individually designed, and a Michelin-starred restaurant that provides a mouth-watering culinary experience. Function rooms include the opulent Garden Room with its breathtaking views and the larger Dunstanville Suite, each offering a unique ambience for your reception. A wedding ceremony can be held in the romantic Italian Garden, an outdoor space offering a backdrop of lush greenery and serene water features, or for a more traditional setting, within the local St Andrew’s Church, which lies within the grounds. Notably, the Manor House offers exclusive use of the entire estate to ensure a personal and private celebration. Its distinguishing feature can be found in the exceptional personalized service, attention to detail, and the venue’s dedication to making your special day unforgettable. Sumptuously decorated and steeply rich in history, The Manor House at Castle Combe sets the stage for a truly magical wedding experience.
The History of The Manor House at Castle Combe
The Manor House at Castle Combe in Wiltshire has a rich historical past, which adds to its splendour and allure as a sought-after wedding venue. The Manor House, a captivating 14th-century luxury hotel, rests within a 365-acre estate in the stunning Cotswolds. The Manor’s history is thickly woven into its enchanting architecture, showcasing dramatic archways, intriguing hidden staircases and rooms filled with antique loveliness. Castle Combe, often crowned as England’s prettiest village, received its name from the medieval castle that once stood nearby, infusing the Manor House with an authenticity of bygone elegance and regality. The Manor House’s transformation into a hospitality venue was gradual, maintaining the romantic quintessence of its historical stature throughout the renovations. With its picturesque Italian and Rose gardens, the Manor House has since the mid-20th century hosted grand weddings, its rich allure providing an enduring backdrop to countless nuptial celebrations. The mature trees, bountiful gardens, ornate church, and striking architecture not only paint a remarkable backdrop, but they are an integral part of the Manor House’s history, adding an indelible touch of charm to every wedding ceremony held here.
How To Find The Manor House at Castle Combe
The Manor House, an idyllic wedding venue, is situated within the charming, scenic village of Castle Combe in Wiltshire, England. This idyllic location lies nestled in the Cotswolds’ quintessentially English countryside, punctuated by lush meadows, leafy forests, and meandering rivers. The Manor House lies approximately 30-minute drive from the historic city of Bath. The beautiful 14th-century building exudes timeless elegance, surrounded by a whopping 365 acres of pristine parkland, providing a tranquil and intimate setting for any wedding. The Manor House is truly a hidden gem, tucked away in the scenic allure of Castle Combe village.
About Castle Combe
Located in the rural county of Wiltshire, Castle Combe is a quintessentially English village known for its picturesque and tranquil atmosphere. Immersed in natural beauty and steeped in medieval history, the village has firmly established similarities to a time capsule since its establishment in the 14th century. The iconic Weavers’ cottages and gently meandering Bybrook River grant it a unique charm that has contributed to it being repeatedly voted the “prettiest village in England”. Moreover, this scenic settlement is famed for its Market Cross, an historic monument situated at the village’s heart. Castle Combe Circuit, restored from the remnants of a former airbase, attracts car racing enthusiasts, adding a contemporary edge to the village’s traditional appeal. Additionally, the St Andrew’s Church, well-known for its unusual faceless clock, adds further architectural and cultural interests for visitors. Used as a backdrop in numerous movies and TV shows, Castle Combe continually captivates the hearts of artists, tourists, and locals alike. Offering a peaceful escape from the urban rush, Castle Combe represents a true embodiment of timeless rural England.
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Pedge Photography – The Manor House at Castle Combe Wedding Photographer
Hi, I’m Pedge – a The Manor House at Castle Combe wedding photographer passionate about storytelling. My style is all about visually representing the essence of your special day by capturing natural moments brimming with emotion, love, and laughter. I deeply value the significance of family and prioritise capturing those cherished moments with grandparents, children, and other loved ones. Recognising the rarity of such large family gatherings, I ensure no moment is missed.
My Wedding Photography Style
I’m adaptable to various lighting conditions and have all the necessary tools to photograph weddings in any setting. I’m confident handling group shots and guiding couples in posing, ensuring everyone feels at ease. My photography style is characterised by punchy colours, vibrance, and contrasts, but I always maintain a balance to avoid over-saturation. Above all, I aim to deliver high-quality images that encapsulate memories and love while ensuring everyone has fun in a relaxed environment.
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Picking your The Manor House at Castle Combe Wedding Photographer- why Pedge Photography?
Besides the fact that you are getting a highly professional, experienced, and creative photographer who will capture all of the special moments of your wedding day, family and friends, you are getting someone that goes in to each wedding knowing that every couple is unique and that all weddings deserve their own twist and personality, rather than be provided a conveyor belt experience. I take great pride to subtly merge into your day and to be approachable for all your guests. The Cotswolds is an area I grew up in and I am all too familiar with everything the region has to offer.
What products do you offer as a The Manor House at Castle Combe Wedding Photographer?
This can bespoke based on your needs. All packages include a digital gallery in which you, your family and friends can enter with a password and download to any device. On top of this, you can also purchase prints, framed goods and albums through the digital gallery. If you would like me to build you an album, I offer an additional album package as well. Other bits, should you wish to choose them, include a pre-wedding shoot in the cotswolds or a second photographer for your wedding day.
How long do you stay with us for our The Manor House at Castle Combe wedding?
I’m an all day photographer and will be with you from roughly two hours before your ceremony until at least the first dance ( and beyond – got to catch all those drunk friends cutting some shapes on the dancefloor!).
Will you travel beyond the Cotswolds for our wedding day?
Of course! Although I describe myself as a Cotswolds wedding photographer, I am happy to travel beyond. Drop me a message to find out more!