Everything You Need to Know About That Amazing Place
Perfect for relaxed couples who want a bit of stylish elegance, and a home away from home, in the Essex countryside. If this sounds like you, That Amazing Place is the answer to your manor house wedding venue desires.
With the lakeside views and exclusive use, this 15th century manor house is a gorgeous setting for your wedding, and gives you options aplenty.
Join me in this post, as I go through everything That Amazing Place has to offer, photos included, so you know exactly what to expect.
So grab a cuppa, sit tight and get ready to be wowed, because That Amazing Place really is amazing!
So, why choose That Amazing Place for your wedding?
For those looking for couples looking for a home away from home with elegance and grandeur, That Amazing Place really is the picture of tranquillity.
There’s not a lot you have to add to make it look good, because it’s naturally stunning, which saves you wedding budget and planning! Of course you can add chair covers or sashes and other such décor to make it even better, but you don’t have to!
There’s lot of options for ceremony locations, including the opportunity to get married outside by the lake. Whether your wedding is intimate or guests aplenty, there’s something That Amazing Place can offer you!
With style and elegance, indoor and outdoor ceremony options, photo ops out the wazoo, you’re sure to have an amazing wedding here. And you’ll quickly come to see how the venue got it’s very apt name.
That Amazing Place at a Glance
The key features that make That Amazing Place stand up to its name. Whatever is on your venue desires list, this venue is sure to have an option to suit. There are no compromises here.
1. Options to Suit all Wedding Party Sizes
While the Lakeview Lounge can host up to 70 guests, the marquee can hold up to 150. So they suit most wedding sizes!
It means you don’t have to turn down the venue based on guest numbers, and can enjoy the venue regardless of your wedding party size.
2. Indoor & outdoor ceremonies, in Georgeous Locations
You can choose to wed in the Lakeview Lounge surrounded by the stunning contemporary interior of the 15th century manor house, looking out on the lake to say your vows.
Or head to the bright and airy marquee if you need the extra guest numbers for a larger wedding.
But there’s another option.
An outdoor ceremony down by the lake under the beautiful wooden pagoda, for a stunning ceremony amongst the beautiful landscaped gardens.
Whichever you choose, there’s a picture perfect option for you.
3. Generous Onsite Accomodation Options
With 15 extra rooms onsite that can sleep up to 31 people, and being a 10 minute drive from ample hotel options in Harlow.
Accommodation isn’t something you’ll need to worry about when booking your wedding here.
Just note, that the rooms aren’t included in the package price to give you the freedom and flexibility to have guests book their own accommodation, if that’s your preference.
4. A dedicated team that’ll Make Sure Your Day is Amazing
Angie and her dedicated team are always on hand to make sure you have the perfect wedding day. They’re there to look after you, and they certainly do.
That Amazing Place is one of my favourite venues to photograph in because of how accommodating the staff are with us photographers.
They know we’re trying to capture the best day possible and we work seamlessly together to ensure you have the perfect day and the perfect memories.
From ensuring your day flows perfectly, to making sure I’m able to capture the shots I need, they’re a fantastic team to have making sure your day goes off without a hitch, so to speak!
5. All Inclusive packages t0 minimise wedding planning Stress!
All inclusive wedding packages are a godsend to take some of those pesky tasks off he to do list, so you don’t have to worry about them! Making wedding planning that little bit less stressful and knowing you’ve got a great deal.
At That Amazing Place they want your wedding to be seamless, relaxed and stress free. They want you to have the best day ever, and they make it super easy for you.
Whatever your requirements are, from intimate gathering to large lavish celebrations there’s a package for you.
Offering you versatility and exclusivity so you can rest assured the day is yours and will truly be amazing.
Find out more about the packages That Amazing Place can offer you here.
Alright! Tell me more about That Amazing Place!
Okay, okay. You’ve seen That Amazing Place at a glance, you’re almost sold, but you need more info? Step right up, because I’ve got even more to tell you!
Step through the grand front door of the Manor House taking a slight left you can either walk straight, and around to the left to head to the Hall.
Turn right and find the lobby which leads to the bar and to the Lakeview Lounge.
Or instead keep straight and head outside to the back of the building, where you’ll see the stunning garden terrace, lake and pagoda.
Better yet, ignore my directions and get yourself a map of That Amazing Place here!
The LakeView Lounge – Perfect for Ceremonies & Dancing!
For wedding ceremonies of up to 70 guests, the Lakeview Lounge is a bright and beautiful space for your wedding.
With those stunning wooden chairs, it doesn’t need a lot to look good, saving both time and budget.
Later transformed into a dancing queen’s dream as the chairs are removed, and the DJ stand added.
What is the Lakeview Lounge good for?
1. Up to 70 WEdding Ceremony guests
Up to 70 seated wedding guests, the Lakeview Lounge is the perfect place to say I do for medium size weddings.
2. The Lakeview… Obviously!
Looking out onto the stunning gardens and lake, it’s a beautiful picture of serenity to say your vows.
3. Turns into a Banging Dancefloor!
You almost don’t believe it until you see it, but come the evening the rooms being totally rearranged.
The chairs removed, the shutters drawn, the DJs lights bouncing, all while you’ve been eating and chatting away. And it’s now ready for your dance moves!
That said, you can leave it as the lounge for your guests to have a space to chill too, if you want. The choice is yours!
The Hall – For Larger Ceremonies & your Wedding Breakfast
As gorgeous as the Lakeview Lounge and still sporting a lakeview, the Hall is perfect for those with slightly higher guest numbers and can seat up to 100 wedding ceremony guests.
If you fit in the Lakeview Lounge for your ceremony, you’ll likely have your wedding breakfast in the Hall.
It’s awesome because having so many different but amazing locations gives different looks through your day, really adding to the story of your day, and ensuring seamless flow from one portion of your day to the next.
Why Choose the Hall at that Amazing Place?
1. Up to 100 WEdding Ceremony guests
Up to 100 seated wedding guests, the Hall is the largest room inside the manor house, so is perfect for medium-large weddings. But note for wedding breakfasts the Hall only seats up to 80 guests.
2. It’s mirrored wall and stunning decor.
With stunning period features including the original fireplace, the Hall is a picture of beauty.
Down to the finishing touches, the mirrored wall, it’s a beautiful homely space to have your delicious wedding meal.
The Marquee – Stunning panoramic Views for Alfresco Summer Dining!
Elegance white linings of the marquee that can open up to panoramic views of the grounds, means when the weathers nice alfresco dining could be on the menu.
Accommodating larger wedding numbers of up to 150 ceremony guests, and a blank canvas that looks great as it is, or can be made even more beautiful should you desire, the Marquee is a stunning place for a summer wedding.
Why Pick the Marquee?
1. Up to 150 WEdding Ceremony guests
Up to 150 seated wedding guests, the marquee is the largest space That Amazing Place has to offer.
Instead of writing it off because you’ve a few more on the guest list, you can instead get married in the marquee and be surrounded by the stunning grounds of the manor house.
2. The potential for Alresco Dining in Summer
If the weather is going your way why not open up the panoramic walls of the marquee and dine alfresco in the beautiful well kept grounds of That Amazing Place!
Surrounded by the manor house, the lake, and maybe even a duck or two. Sounds perfect to me!
The Pagoda – For outdoor ceremonies and Awesome PHotos
One of the stunning attractions about That Amazing Place is the stunning pagoda by the lake.
Whether you opt for an outdoor ceremony under the wooden beams or not, you must get a photograph of the two of you in this beauty.
To Get Married Under the Pagoda?
1. Say Your Vows With the Lake in the Background
The absolute picture of serenity and beauty when saying your vows, the pagoda is a picture perfect spot for your wedding ceremony, but it is a bit of a walk from the house. But totally worth it.
2. Photo Ops in the Pagoda
If the walk is too much, or you don’t want to risk the weather, you can still head down for some couples shots in the pagoda.
It lights up at night, and simply looks incredible!
That Amazing Place Wedding Photo Ops
Whatever angle you turn there’s always a great view at That Amazing Place. Yet everything is super well contained that we don’t have to go too far to make the most of the photo ops.
Just a short walk around the building, we get some epic building shots with different looks, a small walk in the secret garden, and down by the lake.
They even let me into the private quarters where the owners reside so I can get on the roof for an everyone shot for my couples, and the dogs have often helped get the guests attention for me!
See Jen & Chris’ That Amazing Place wedding.
Dog Friendly Weddings at That Amazing Place
One of my favourite things about That Amazing Place that makes it stand out, is the fact that they’re dog friendly!
And the best part of that, is there’s no limits. Some venues that are dog friendly will only allow them to come for a short time, and then you’ll need to arrange someone to take them home.
But That Amazing Place know how important are fellow four-legged friends are.
choosing That Amazing Place for your wedding
As you can see, there’s a great many reasons to have your wedding at That Amazing Place. They’ve got options, elegance, character, and they’re dog friendly.
To top it off, you’re taken care of and looked after brilliantly, and really made to feel like you’re in a home away from home.
If you think That Amazing Place is might be the perfect wedding venue for you, you’ve definitely got to head down for a visit!
Wedding suppliers familiar with That Amazing Place
FLORIST: Beautiful Bouquets
HAIR & MAKE UP: LJG Hair & Beauty
DRESS: Enchanted Bridal
SUITS: Harrison’s Menswear
CAKE: Sylvie’s Cakebox
DJ: Herts Events
CATERING: Premier Crew Catering
SUITS & SHOES: M&S
BRIDESMAIDS DRESSES: Ever Pretty
CAR: Abbey Weddings
wedding fairs & Open Days at That Amazing Place?
Wedding fairs and open days are the perfect time to meet suppliers familiar with the venue, see all your venue has to offer and really get a feel for whether you can picture yourself getting married there.
Book a viewing or check our That Amazing Place’s upcoming events here.
How do I get to That Amazing Place?
Not far from the M11 and the A414, That Amazing Place is easy to access. Just be sure to watch that final turning and turn before the school. You’ll see the sign, but the satnav often takes you a little too far.
That Amazing Place
Hubbard’s Hall Drive, Old Harlow, Essex, CM17 0NH
Looking for a natural wedding photographer to capture your That Amazing Place wedding? I’d love to chat about how I can help you capture your amazing wedding day here.
Or check out Jen & Chris’ real That Amazing Place wedding or come check out my guide to the Best Wedding Venues in Essex.