Hedingham Castle

Castle Hedingham

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Romantic, beautiful, ancient, historic and wild, Hedingham Castle is somewhere to set your imagination free.

The 900 year old Norman keep stands in 160 acres of spectacularly beautiful landscaped gardens and fairy tale woodland.

Privately owned by the Lindsay family, descendants of the original owners, the renowned and influential DeVeres, its character is unique, and its history runs deep with royal connections.

Hedingham Castle at a Glance

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Up to 150
Hedingham Castle is a 900 year old Norman Keep, steeped in history Alongside the Keep, stands the 300 year old Georgian Mansion House, overlooking the formal terraces and lawns sweeping down to a tree lined lake Ceremonies are held in the candle-lit Banqueting Hall of the Keep, the finest Norman interior in England, where the owners ancestors once entertained Elizabeth I Larger Receptions can be held in the Tulip Marquee, with the drinks being served in the silk lined splendour of the Ashurst room, from where the Hall leads through to the terrace and lawns beyond. For smaller receptions, and for the in love with the romance of the Norman Keep, the wedding party will descend one floor following the ceremony and dine int he magnificent Tapestry Room of the Castle. For the bridal party, in it’s own Orchard, in a secluded corner of the Hedingham Estate is the Garden Cottage whilst, nearby the Lodge has room for up to seventeen people and is a most convenient and hospitable place for friends and family members to stay HistoricCastle

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We are offering an all inclusive drinks package for select dates in 2019! Please contact for more information.

Top Wedding Tips

Listen to the coordinators. They have a wealth of experience and are best placed to ensure your perfect day goes as planned.

Be flexible. Don’t put too much pressure on yourself. The most important thing is that you and your guests enjoy your day. We can help you every step of the way

Enjoy yourself. Your social day is all about you. Our coordinators will deal with everything so that you can relax and make the most of your day

Real Weddings

Hedingham Castle Real Weddings
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Wedding Venue Of The Year- Heritage. Essex Wedding Awards 2017/2018
Wedding Venue Of The Year- Heritage. Essex Wedding Awards 2017/2018
Wedding Venue Of The Year-Something Different! Essex Wedding Awards 2016
Wedding Venue Of The Year-Something Different! Essex Wedding Awards 2016


UKbride Approved Supplier
UKbride Approved Supplier


Bayley Street, Castle Hedingham, Essex, CO9 3DJ

Hedingham Castle

  • Bayley Street
  • Castle Hedingham
  • Essex
  • CO9 3DJ
  • United Kingdom

Meet the Wedding Coordinator

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Lottie Riches

At Hedingham Castle we understand that the whole planning journey can feel at times rather intimidating. We are here to help. Offering you our vast knowledge and advice, ensuring that your planning process is enjoyable and stress free every step of the way. Every wedding is different, it is our objective to ensure that everyone has the best possible experience in creating a day that exceeds your dreams. At Hedingham we pride ourselves on our flawless attention to detail providing all the personal touches to create a day that you and your loved ones will never forget.