Type of Ceremony
Civil ceremony licensed
Dry Hire Available
1 to 9 guests
10 to 29 guests
30 to 99 guests
One wedding per day
Live music permitted
Onsite car parking
What Our Couples Love
- Stunning grounds for wedding photos
- A rich and fascinating history
- Honeymoon suite and guest accommodation
- Exclusive use venue
Frequently asked questions
Can we have exclusive use of the venue?
Yes, exclusive use is from 12pm - 12am on your wedding day
Are you licenced for civil ceremonies?
Yes, Davenport House has numerous ceremony rooms licensed
Can we have the wedding ceremony outdoors?
Yes, the ceremony can be performed outside in front of your guests and then the registrars invite you into the saloon to sign the register.
Do you charge corkage if we supply our own wine?
We don’t normally allow this however happy to discuss a corkage for the wedding reception drinks and wedding breakfast drinks.
Can we use our own caterers?
We work with Jimmy Garcia caterers who can provide a range of sample menus for your day
What time does the reception need to finish?
12am the bar and music will come to an end
Are there noise restrictions if we have a live band?
Yes, it is set to 92 decibels.
Are fireworks allowed?
We do allow fireworks however due to livestock in the grounds these are booked through Davenport House. Sparkler’s are allowed.
Is confetti allowed?
Yes - Biodegradable petals or real petals.
Are candles allowed?
Yes, you can candle for the lanterns and candle sticks and candelabras are supplied by Davenport House and included in your venue hire - please talk to your wedding planner.
Is there a honeymoon or bridal suite?
Yes, Davenport House has an exclusive bridal suite - the perfect room to retire after celebrating your wedding day
Is there accommodation on site?
Yes, Davenport has 8 beautiful bedrooms in the house and 5 Character cottages in the grounds and can currently sleep up to 40 guests. We can supply z beds for children in the rooms or cottages.
Is there additional accommodation nearby?
Yes, there are numerous hotels and guest houses located nearby to Davenport House, please ask our wedding planners for full details
About Davenport House
An enchanting country estate in Bridgnorth, Shropshire. Davenport House is available exclusively for you on your special day. Complete with luxury accommodation and onsite cottages for your special guests.
Set amidst picturesque Shropshire countryside, this magical Georgian house was extensively refurbished in 2017. Make yourself at home, celebrating your wedding day surrounded by its history, warmth and elegance.
Entering this great house through the magnificent double doors, you might choose to say ‘I do’ in The Great Hall. At the very heart of the home, this is the perfect place in which to say your vows. Alternatively, marry in another of the great rooms, or between the pillars on the front steps of Davenport House.
The Great Hall leads through to the beautiful Saloon with its marquetry floor. It is here that you might enjoy welcome drinks and canapés along with breathtaking views over the lawns beyond. Outside, the terrace, lily pond and secluded secret garden provide a sublime setting in which to mingle on warmer days.
Luring your guests in to dine, The Drawing Room features original panelling painted in elegant ‘tea green’. And, as day turns to evening, The Great Hall becomes your dance floor, while guests might also choose to relax in The Saloon or The Drawing Room.
Four luxurious en-suite bedrooms are located in the main house, while four cottages in the grounds offer self-catering accommodation. A further cottage is offered as your bridal preparation area. From intimate to lavish, and from contemporary style to the more traditional, Davenport House is your country estate that can make your dream wedding a reality.
Pricing info shown in the listing summary:
Based on exclusive use venue hire