£500 - £3500 for Venue Hire
Up to 109
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
COVID-19 Update
The team at Leigh Court are excited to have re-opened it's doors for weddings, meetings and corporate events, in line with government legislation and the COVID-19 guidelines. We have met the COVID-19 Industry Standard, have a Risk Assessment in place and processes to aid social distancing. Rest assured your safety will be paramount and you’ll be able to enjoy all that Leigh Court has to offer.
Leigh Court is a beautiful 19th century Palladian Mansion in a gorgeous historical setting. Surrounded by 27 acres of ancient wooded grounds and lush green lawns.
Pricing & Costs

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For that special intimate ceremony the beautiful Tapestry Room filled with natural daylight overlooking the grounds of the house makes the ideal setting to say I Do, available for a 2 hour exclusive use hire with your ceremony taking place before 12.30pm. Your guests and the bridal party can arrival 30 minutes prior to your ceremony and you will have use of the house and grounds for an hour after the ceremony to host your drinks reception and photographs.
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use
Private room(s) included (non-exclusive use)
Furniture included
Wedding coordinator available on the day

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The Twilight Package - from £60pp, price dependent on date • Exclusive use of the Leigh Court ground floor rooms and surrounding lawns for your ceremony and evening celebration from 3pm. • A choice of delicious wedding buffet menus by Berry Blue, our award-winning caterers, plus complimentary still and sparkling water. • A reception drink and a glass of sparkling wine for the toasts. • The wedding essentials: cake stand and knife, crisp white table linen, and a PA system for speeches. • A dedicated wedding coordinator while you plan your wedding and a dedicated event manager and catering manager on the day. • Fairy lights in the Great Hall. The Palladian Package - from £100pp, price dependent on date • Exclusive use of the Leigh Court ground floor rooms and surrounding lawns for your ceremony, reception, and evening celebration. • Complimentary food tasting and menu selection. • A superb three course seasonal wedding breakfast or barbecue by Berry Blue, our award-winning caterers, followed by tea and coffee. • Half a bottle of house wine per guest during the wedding breakfast plus complimentary still and sparkling water. • A Welcome drink reception drink • A glass of sparkling wine for the toasts. • A choice of delicious hot food during the evening celebration. • Chiavari Chairs for your ceremony and wedding breakfast • The wedding essentials: cake stand and knife, crisp white table linen, seating plan easel, PA system for speeches. • A dedicated wedding coordinator while you plan your wedding and an event manager and catering manager on the day
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use
Furniture included
Wine / soft drinks allowance per guest
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Country House
Manor House
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Late Night Extension


Landscaped Gardens
Exclusive Use
Marquee Permitted
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Grade I/II Listed Building
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Fireworks Permitted
Wedding Licence
Dancefloor Available
Confetti Permitted

Food and Drink

Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Asian Catering
In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence
Full Description
Located on the edge of Bristol it is a perfect location for a charming countryside wedding. With spectacular spaces for any type of wedding, from the most intimate day in the Tapestry Room to hiring a marquee out on the grounds, the house can be hired exclusively, with a dedicated and flexible team supporting you. Picture yourself sweeping down our grand double staircase in the Great Hall. Impressive period décor adorns the hall, with many of the original Greek revival styled features still retained, this is the perfect area for a ceremony or even a drinks reception whilst your guests marvel at the striking ceiling and our original and unusual pipe organ. Our award-winning caterer has menus to suit all tastes and requirements, using seasonal produce and locally sourced food, our menus can be designed to suit you. From a traditional 3 course sit down meal to a relaxed, informal barbecue in our gardens, the options are endless. Your wedding at Leigh Court can be as unique and personalised as you wish it to be.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Claire
Whether you're in the early stages of your exciting journey, or just looking for finishing touches, you'll find inspiration as well as all the wedding essentials at our Wedding Fayre on 26th September. Couples can visit the Wedding Fayre for free but we do ask all brides to register online in advance. This helps us to deliver the best experience for all our guests on the day. Book your place: http://www.thebristolweddingshow.co.uk/


No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Mr & Mrs D M G
Married in July 2021
July 2021
We had the most amazing time
We had the most amazing time on Saturday, Leigh Court is a seriously special venue! Thank you for all your hard work in making a last minute wedding a dream. And thanks to Natasha, Giles, Claire and all the staff for their hard work too. Everyone was raving about the venue and the food?
Married in April 2021
July 2021
Thank you for being so compassionate
I just wanted to reach out and say a heartfelt thank you to you. Thank you for being so compassionate and understanding over the last 12 months with all of the chaos created by covid.... Thank you for working so hard to pull the little details together for us that made the day ours.... Thank you for providing us with such a beautiful ceremony. It really has made a huge difference to have such lovely people to work with throughout our wedding plans.
Wedding: June 2018
June 2018
Fabulous venue. Beautiful grounds.
Fabulous venue. Beautiful grounds. Amazing food. Mark the Event Manager was excellent. He was very helpful and catered to our every need. He helped to make the day very special for everyone. Couldn't fault anything. I'd give it ten stars if I could!
Married in April 2018
April 2018
Walking down the stairs to my fiancé was magical
We could not have asked for a more perfect venue for our wedding. From the moment we chose Leigh Court the staff were friendly, relaxed and so patient with all our questions! They made the lead up to our wedding as stress free as possible and added our decorations beautifully to their already stunning venue. Then throughout the day, the team along with the Berry Blue caterers made it an absolute dream come true and supported us in every step of the day, making sure we were relaxed and enjoying ourselves for every moment. We had so many guests compliment on the venue and the walk down the stairs to my fiancé was just absolutely magical. We cannot recommend Leigh Court for a wedding highly enough! Thank you!

Autumn Wedding Fayre

26th September 2021
We are excited to host our fayre with WOW Wedding Shows (West). This is a ticketed event but FREE. Please book a timeslot to ensure you can spend time chatting to suppliers without overcrowding.
Location & Contact Details


Pill Road, Abbots Leigh, Somerset, BS8 3RA, England

Travel Notes

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

M5 Junction 19

Nearest Train Station

Bristol Temple Meads

Nearest Airport

Bristol Airport

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What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Always draw up a list of guests that you would like to share your day with before going to look at your venue. This will ensure there is ample space to accommodate all your guests comfortably and the facilities are suitable for their individual needs.

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

We love our couples having their Dog as part of the ceremony

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Flexible Relaxed Individual

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

The floating staircase and gallery in The Great Hall, or on the steps at the front of the building. The Tapestry room has beautiful light that your photographer will love.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

Leigh Court has been featured in several films and television series, including BBC drama Poldark & Netflixs Bridgerton.

What’s your favourite canapé?

Creamed goats’ cheese & chive cone, truffle, crispy onions

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Retro hot dog, crisp onions and of course ketchup

What is your venue's most unique feature?

The floating staircase in the Great Hall is a rare and absolutely stunning feature.

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Our team! We receive so many glowing messages from couples who have been supported by our events team on their wedding day.