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WEDDING BROCHURE ~ DIRECTORY OF RECOMMENDED WEDDING SERVICES

WEDDING VENUES OF DISTINCTION


EXCLUSIVELY YOUR HOME FOR THE DAY


FENNES

INTRODUCTION THERE IS SOMETHING TRULY UNIQUE ABOUT FENNES. LOCATED IN 100 ACRES OF NORTH ESSEX COUNTRYSIDE, IT HAS A WONDERFULLY WELCOMING FEEL AND IS THE IDEAL VENUE FOR YOUR WEDDING.

WITH

MANY YEARS’

EXPERIENCE AS A DEDICATED MULTI-CULTURAL WEDDING VENUE, WE HAVE MASTERED THE ART OF CREATING THE PERFECT WEDDING DAY.

FENNES IS OFFERED ON A VENUE-ONLY BASIS; YOU SUPPLY YOUR CHOSEN CATERERS AND DECOR TEAM FOR THE DAY.


Floor Plan


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VENUE INFORMATION The reception rooms at Fennes are elegant and spacious, seating parties from 20 to 600 guests theatre-style for civil ceremonies and up to 400 for banqueting. We are one of only a few venues that can accommodate up to 600 guests in a single function room. Within the manor house there are four reception rooms that provide an ideal space for receiving your guests. Our two wedding pavilions adjoin the house and both are licensed for civil ceremonies, as is the outside gazebo. The pavilions are dressed with silk-lined walls and a state-of-the-art starlight ceiling; perfect for both the ceremony and the wedding celebrations. The grounds are an enchanting area to hold reception drinks and the bridge water feature makes for stunning photo opportunities.


STUNNINGLY BEAUTIFUL PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES


CREATING MAGNIFICENT SETTINGS FOR YOUR CEREMONY


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CEREMONIES Within the house there are a number of reception rooms in which to host the various aspects of your day. You will have full use of the house and grounds for your reception party. The stunning silk-lined Pavilion and Banqueting Hall are licensed for civil ceremonies. They are beautifully lit, with elegant chandeliers, wall sconces and state-of-the-art LED starlight ceilings. The reception rooms within the house are also licensed to host smaller civil ceremonies. The Pavilion can seat up to 330 guests theatre-style (Dimensions: 11.7m x 29.2m). The Banqueting Hall can seat up to 600 guests theatre-style (Dimensions: 35.4m x 10.8m). The Gazebo within the gardens is licensed for civil ceremonies and can host up to 600 guests. All the rooms are able to accommodate your traditional layouts: • Mandaps with sacred fires • Nikah ceremonies can be held, using separate rooms • Chuppahs • Greek weddings Please ask if you have other specific requirements; we will always try to accommodate your needs.


A PERFECT PLACE TO DINE


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BANQUETING The silk-lined Pavilion and Banqueting Hall both have full heating and aircooling systems, with a dance floor and stage affording you more choice, total flexibility and a completely unique, tailor-made experience. The Pavilion can seat up to 200 guests for banqueting (Dimensions: 11.7m x 29.2m). The Banqueting Hall can seat up to 400 guests for banqueting. (Dimensions: 35.4m x 10.8m). We are able to provide kitchen facilities for your caterers, or can recommend caterers to suit your individual needs. It is also possible for our in-house chefs to provide a culture-specific menu. The Pavilion and Banqueting Hall can be set out in a number of different ways. Our dedicated Wedding & Events Manager will assist you with room layouts.


THE ACCOMMODATION IS ELEGANT STYLISH AND BREATHTAKING


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ACCOMMODATION Our beautiful Bridal Changing Room is available for the morning of your wedding. This is a perfect area to pamper yourself on your special day. Our luxurious Bridal Cottage, situated in a private area of the estate grounds, is sumptuously decorated with a beautiful four-poster, superking-sized bed and Jacuzzi bath, offering the ultimate in luxury. Fennes boasts seven additional rooms with uninterrupted views of the estate. Your family and close friends are welcome to join you for breakfast the morning following your celebrations. We also offer our rooms to your guests, at a reasonable rate during the wedding day, on an individual basis. A wide range of accommodation to suit all budgets is available locally for your guests.


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USEFUL INFORMATION What is included: •Exclusive use of the venue and grounds for the day (overnight accommodation at additional cost) •A room where the bride or groom can pamper themselves on their special day •Red carpet for indoor ceremony/reception •Members of staff to liaise with your personnel •Ample car parking for you and your guests •Full use of catering kitchen (ovens, hot cupboards, hot and cold running water, fridge and freezer) •30 - 5ft round tables - seating maximum 10 people •15 - 5ft 6in round tables - seating maximum 12 people •13 - 6ft x 2ft 6in trestle tables •Horseshoe top table •Portable bar •PA system

What you need to provide: •Table linen •Cutlery •Crockery •Glassware •Waiting staff •Catering

Extras at additional cost: •Guest bedrooms and the Bridal Cottage •Dance floor •Stage 16ft x 8ft •Chair covers •Bride and Groom thrones •Additional staff •Fully-stocked cash bar with experienced staff •Uplighters


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LOCATION By road If approaching via the M11 exit at junction 8A, then merge onto the A120 towards Braintree. Once you arrive at the outskirts of Braintree, follow signs for Sudbury A131. This will take you on and around the bypass. Look out for Broadfield Nursery (see map) on your right, then take the next left onto Church Street, signposted Fennes Fisheries. Then take the fourth turning on the right into Fennes Road. We are one mile down Fennes Road. If travelling via Sudbury or Haverhill, on the approach to Braintree turn right at a signpost for ‘Fennes Fisheries’ to take you into Church Street.Then take the fourth turning on the right into Fennes Road. We are one mile down Fennes Road. (Our postcode for Sat Nav is CM7 5PL).

By Train Braintree Station is in the town centre from where we are a short taxi ride away. National Train Enquiries - 08457 484950.

By Air Fennes is situated about 15 miles or a twenty minute taxi journey from London Stansted airport.


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DIRECTORY OF RECOMMENDED WEDDING SERVICES Fennes is delighted to welcome you to our comprehensive Directory of Recommended Wedding Services. Here you will find companies who offer a first class professional service to make your day truly spectacular. We feel sure they will surpass your expectations in terms of quality of service and attention to detail. We hope you find this directory useful and will recommend the companies in this directory to your family and friends so they too might enjoy the services of companies with a wealth of experience and expertise in their designated field. We very much look forward to hosting your wedding here at Fennes. Should you require any further information contact us on 01376 324555 or email enquiries@fennes.co.uk


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I am an Award Winning young, modern, unique, and very passionate Toastmaster and Coordinator and Master of Ceremonies and Organiser. I am, in reality, your personal Wedding and Events Consultant. I am currently one of the most sought after in the UK. My services are vital to the running of every wedding and event. I cater for Asian, Jewish, Afro /Caribbean, English weddings and lots more.

For more information, please view my websites at: www.thecompletetoastmaster.co.uk www.asianweddingtoastmaster.co.uk www.jewishweddingtoastmaster.co.uk I look forward to hearing from you. Regards Jonathan Phone 07967 300834

Jonathan Ian Waterman


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ADDITIONAL EXTRAS Fennes offers a choice of many additional items to enhance your day and create the final finishing touches. These additional items will all help create a unique and awe-inspiring day for you and your guests.


SWEET CART The Fennes Sweet Cart makes an excellent addition to your evening reception. Our sweet themes include ‘Old School Retro’, ‘Penny Sweets’, ‘Chocoholics’, ‘Pick & Mix’ or even a selection of sweets that match the colour scheme of your wedding.

FENNES, FENNES ROAD, BOCKING, BRAINTREE, ESSEX, CM7 5PL T:01376 324555 F:01376 551209 E:enquiries@fennes.co.uk W:www.fennes.co.uk


DJ AND DISCO Let the Fennes DJ really make your wedding come alive! Our in-house DJ is more than happy to work with playlists, so all your favourite songs can be played on your wedding day. It’s more than just music; the DJ will entertain and keep the evening running smoothly.

FENNES, FENNES ROAD, BOCKING, BRAINTREE, ESSEX, CM7 5PL T:01376 324555 F:01376 551209 E:enquiries@fennes.co.uk W:www.fennes.co.uk


CHAIR COVERS Complete the look with Fennes chair covers. Choose from a selection of sashes, caps and lycra bands to complement your theme.

FENNES, FENNES ROAD, BOCKING, BRAINTREE, ESSEX, CM7 5PL T:01376 324555 F:01376 551209 E:enquiries@fennes.co.uk W:www.fennes.co.uk


POST BOX A unique way to collect your wedding cards, this original red post box is available to hire. Book today to avoid disappointment, as availability is not guaranteed.

FENNES, FENNES ROAD, BOCKING, BRAINTREE, ESSEX, CM7 5PL T:01376 324555 F:01376 551209 E:enquiries@fennes.co.uk W:www.fennes.co.uk


CHOCOLATE FOUNTAIN Our Chocolate Fountains include mini doughnuts, strawberries and marshmallows. Alternative options are available on request.

FENNES, FENNES ROAD, BOCKING, BRAINTREE, ESSEX, CM7 5PL T:01376 324555 F:01376 551209 E:enquiries@fennes.co.uk W:www.fennes.co.uk


Thank you to the following photographers for use of their photos in this publication: David Islip Photography, Peter Kelk Weddings, Andy Griffin Photography, M&R Photography, Vizual Xcellence, West Side Studio


FENNES, FENNES ROAD, BOCKING, BRAINTREE, ESSEX, CM7 5PL T:01376 324555 F:01376 551209 E:enquiries@fennes.co.uk W:www.fennes.co.uk

Fennes VO Brochure 2013  

Fennes VO Brochure 2013

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