6 Devon wedding venues you'll fall for
As Wedding Day Coordinators based in the South West, we’ve been fortunate enough to plan celebrations at some of Devon’s most sought-after wedding venues. We’re on the blog today to make your venue search a whole lot easier, so if you’re looking for the perfect setting to say, ‘I Do’, here are five wedding venues in Devon that we think you’ll fall for…
A stone’s throw from Exeter, Brickhouse Vineyard is an intimate countryside wedding venue that instantly transports you away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Designed with elopements and intimate weddings in mind, you’ll be graced with 20 acres of fields and woodlands, a beautiful barn featuring exposed oak beams and a brilliant team. Plus, it’s exclusively yours to enjoy without any worry of interruptions! It’s the perfect choice for couples who want a ‘wild at heart’ wedding venue in Devon, with an easily accessible location and plenty of character.
A country house wedding venue set within the rolling Devonshire countryside, Pynes House offers couples the perfect blend of history, luxury and elegance. In fact – it is supposedly the inspiration for Barton Park in Jane Austen’s ‘Sense and Sensibility’, so if you fancy transporting your guests to a bygone era, this is the place to do it. The house itself boasts a Ballroom, plenty of accommodation, formal gardens, a Rose Terrace and even room for a marquee. Lots of couples embrace the space and extend their celebrations across the whole weekend – it’s perfect for any season or party size too. We are officially smitten!
Say hello to Harefield Barn, a unique countryside wedding venue in Devon – often renowned as ‘the venue with the view’. Built on a beloved family farm and designed as a real ‘blank canvas’ setting, the friendly team encourage couples to get creative with their styling and ideas. The outdoor ceremony area is a real gem (where you’ll be able to spot *those* views, but you’ll also be spoilt with wildflower meadows, a modern and light-filled barn and a relaxed vibe that is hard to find elsewhere.
Upton Barn & Walled Garden
Having recently been awarded ‘The Wedding Industry Awards 2021 for Best Events Team’, Upton Barn & Walled Garden is a real hidden gem of a wedding venue in Cullompton, Devon. This 17th Century Cider Barn comes with a stunning Walled Garden – which is the perfect spot for an outdoor ceremony in the sunshine. You’ll also find an idyllic lake (just think of the photograph opportunities), a characterful Stable Barn, twinkling chandeliers and so much more. A much-loved family home, the team offer a warm welcome as well as complete exclusivity for up to 156 of your friends and family. This really is one of the most magical settings in the South West and we’re sure you will agree.
The Lamb Inn
If you want a cosy rustic atmosphere, with delicious hearty grub and the promise of an unforgettable day with your loved ones, The Lamb Inn at Sandford will be right up your street. This 16th Century former coaching house promises a picture-perfect place for an intimate wedding in the Devonshire countryside, with open fires, the prettiest garden and a wedding menu that will make your mouth water – all under one roof! The venue is licensed for wedding ceremonies from 4 to 40 guests, with room for 75 in the evening. Let the good times roll at The Lamb Inn…
A new Devon wedding venue to hit the scene, Rock Farm has been specifically designed for intimate weddings of up to 45 people. Surrounded by rural farmland and an untouched landscape, this relaxed setting is brimming with character and atmosphere, along with a flexible approach to ensure you have the day you want. The owners run the farm with a focus on sustainability and we look forward to seeing how our couples incorporate an element of ‘eco-friendly’ vibes into their wedding day. Think overgrown, wildly romantic gardens, organic rustic backdrops and of course, their friendly farm animals!
We hope you’ve enjoyed reading about our selection of Devon wedding venues! If you’re looking to get wed in 2021/2022, please do get in touch with our team at Elisabeth Shell Events to talk all about your big day dreams.
Image Credits: Image 1 by The Unbridled Photography | Image 2 courtesy of Brickhouse Vineyard | Image 3 by Miss Gen Photography | Image 4 by John Barwood Photography | Image 5 courtesy of Harefield Barn | Image 6 courtesy of Harefield Barn | Image 7 by Will Dolphin Photography | Image 8 by Maxi Photography | Image 9 courtesy of The Lamb Inn at Sandford | Image 10 courtesy of The Lamb Inn at Sandford | Image 11 by Louise May Photography | Image 12 courtesy of Rock Farm |