Cressing Temple: civil partnership and wedding venue

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Cressing Temple, near Braintree and Witham in Essex, is the perfect romantic setting for large and small occasions such as weddings, renewal of vows and civil partnerships.

Our Walled Garden and medieval barns are licensed for civil ceremonies, renewal of vows and civil partnerships for up to 200 guests.

After the ceremony, the Walled Garden is a picturesque place for photos and refreshments with guests.

The Oak Room is the perfect place to hold your community wedding. It offers seating for up to 35 guests for an intimate and cosy ceremony, set within the beautiful and historic grounds of Cressing Temple.

For more information and details of how to book a registrar, please visit the Essex County Council Website.

For all enquiries relating to weddings, please email

Three photos of weddings at Cressing Temple, Essex