Manor House School, Ashby -de la- Zouch

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Weddings and venue hire

Manor House School is a popular wedding venue and event location for people across North West Leicestershire, South Derbyshire, Burton-on-Trent and beyond.

For details of how to hire the hall or grounds for your event or meeting, go to How to Hire Manor House School.


Set in picturesque grounds beside Ashby’s historic castle, this Victorian former manor house is an ideal location for a marquee reception.

Manor House School offers a gorgeous setting.

Combining traditional grandeur with a beautiful setting and competitive prices, Manor House School offers the perfect surroundings for a perfect day.

As a listed building, Manor House is steeped in history and has retained its character and many of its original features.

Its sweeping staircases, galleried landing and delightful gardens make it an impressive setting for photographs.

Marquee receptionAn ideal location for a marquee reception.

Manor House School is situated close to the historic town centre of Ashby-de-la-Zouch in the heart of England. It has excellent transport links, located just seven miles from the M1 motorway and close to the A(M)42.

There is easy access to Birmingham, Leicester, Nottingham and Derby. The nearest railway stations are at Loughborough, Leicester and Derby.

Other professional wedding services, including bridal wear shops, florists, wedding car hire companies, and wedding caterers, can all be found in and around Ashby, making Manor House School an ideal central location for a perfect wedding day.

CastleAshby's historic castle makes a beautiful backdrop.

To find out more about the competitive wedding packages available at Manor House School, contact the school’s Venue Co-ordinator Janet Russell. A leaflet about weddings at Manor House School can be downloaded below.


Local wedding photographers who may be available to cover your special event include Cave Photo and Video at

Celebration tents/ marquees for wedding receptions are available from Elite Tents at and

Wedding accessories and venue decorations are availabe from Foxtail Lily Weddings of Ashby at

Beautiful accommodation just a short walk from the venue at 

Unique portraits painted by a local artist at

For dedicated and experienced planning, styling, catering, real ales and cocktail bar:

A beautiful painting from photographs of your choice will provide a lasting a special moment of your wedding. Look at examples of local artist Rosemary Mafrici's work on her facebook page or email her at