Swans on the Lake

We’ve always known that swans enjoy bringing up their families on the peaceful private lake at Thrumpton Hall. This year, they’ve taken us by surprise. this week, not one family of swans showed up, but two! And one of those proud families has no less than ten beautiful cygnets. We think this may be a record? It may be time …

All Saints Church

All Saints Church for ceremonies at Thrumpton Hall

How to begin describing how proud we are of our links to the beautiful church of All Saints! It’s just as you turn the corner that brings visitors down through our lovely and secluded village into the oldest and most celebrated part of Thrumpton that the church rises above you. Offering a friendly welcome from its graceful position on a …

Looking forward to Spring at the Hall

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The chilly months between New Year and the Spring mark one our favourite seasons at Thrumpton. This is an exciting time for us. It’s when we start reviewing some of the great ideas that have cropped up – lots of them come from you! – and seeing if we can make them happen.    This year, after our big success …

VALENTINE’S DAY (or, if you prefer it, Snowdrop Season)

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February is snowdrop month at Thrumpton. It’s also Valentine’s Day, when we welcome back couples who have held their weddings at the Hall. And here’s a secret. it’s in February, during the coldest time of the year, that Thrumpton often looks at its most beautiful, its gardens veiled in white – not by snow – but snowdrops! Everywhere you look, from the …

Why should you book your corporate event with us?

Are you tired of the same old locations? Fed up of the big empty rooms and white walls? Desperate to find somewhere that will make an impact?  At Thrumpton Hall we like to stand out making us the perfect location to host your corporate event. The Venue  You have multiple options when you choose to have your event with us. You can …

The I do’s of Summer 2017

Summer has been a busy busy season for us at Thrumpton Hall. We have opened our gates to some intimate affairs, vast colourful celebrations and some blissful sunny nights.   Here at Thrumpton Hall we still get butterflies when we see an event come to life and this summer was no different. Most of our couples save the date two years in …

What is this, Revealed!

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It’s results time! INK WELL. This is an old ink well. You would dip your feather or fountain pen in the ink pot to write letters. This is why when you read old letters and handwritten manuscripts you often see blotches where ink has dripped onto the paper. SERVANT BELL HANDLE. This is one of the many servant bells we …

What is this?

Here at Thrumpton Hall, we are lucky enough to be surrounded by historical items and heirlooms passed down through generations. We are often stumbling across things we are unable to put a name or use too, inviting hilarious discussions between our team and guests. We have narrowed down the strangest finds from the hall and we ask you to answer the …

The Old Kitchen

When we say ‘old’ at Thrumpton, it could be anything from 1560 – that’s when the first manor-house was built here – up to Victorian times, when the Hall got its own brewery, a private lake and a massive wine-cellar running under the whole length of the Rose Garden’s stone terrace. The Old Kitchen is a fascinating mixture of both …

Our Thrumpton Family

When you hold an event at Thrumpton Hall, you aren’t just hiring a venue. You are being welcomed by the Seymour family into their beautiful 17th century home, full of their heirlooms, keepsakes and photographs that you will see decorating the hall. You socialise and network in their formal family gardens, where they spent their childhood playing and learning about wildlife. …