Your Yorkshire Wedding - May/June 2023 (Issue 60)

Garden Party Yorkshire’s finest venues with gardens and grounds to wed in and celebrate at CARLTON TOWERS 01405 861662 | Carlton Towers has a distinguished history spanning 800 years, overlooking 250 acres of private parkland and woodland. Here, couples have exclusive use of the house and gardens; with many opting to use the space in front of the house for drinks and photos. Grand weddings or intimate ceremonies can all be catered within Carlton Towers’ house and grounds. The Venetian Drawing Room (96 seated) boasts gold walls, an impressive fireplace and silver chandeliers. There’s also The Picture Gallery, with brass chandeliers and two fireplaces (144 seated). You’ve also The Card Room (36 seated); an intimate room with oak-lined walls and fossil limestone chimneypiece. You can even wed in The Walled Garden Vineyard (36 seated), with lines of beautifully presented vines nestled among old English roses, herbs and fruit trees. You’ll then host your reception in any of the above spaces. HIGH TRENHOUSE 0333 112 2747 | High Trenhouse is set in three acres of land, with the breath-taking Yorkshire Dales as its backdrop. Here you’ll find woodland glades, wildflowers, ponds and water features; the perfect setting for adding a marquee or alter for an outdoor celebration. With a licence for outdoor weddings, as well as indoor, the choice is yours. Rustic and full of charm, High Trenhouse offers two ceremony rooms and comfortable overnight accommodation – along with two bars, dining area and farmhouse kitchen. As well as being able to wed outside in front of 50, the Littondale Suite provides a wonderful space for smaller weddings of 50, while the Malhamdale Suite (also 50 capacity) is situated in a separate building to the main house and has wooden beams and lots of natural light. Afterwards, enjoy your fully catered three-course meal in the dining room, while also enjoying drinks on the veranda. 21 THEMED VENUES