Have you ever dreamt of having your wedding in the scenic grounds of a Grade II listed building within the Somerset countryside? One of our closely worked with venues, The Downs School in Wraxall, only a short 20-minute drive from Bristol city centre, has shared some exciting news with us as they have been granted a wedding license! The school is surrounded by gorgeous landscapes and their perfectly kept grounds in which to host your perfect wedding and you can even have your drinks reception. This opens many opportunities for all those looking for a unique and enchanting place to tie the knot.

Founded in 1902, The Downs School is a well-established institution with a rich history of providing outstanding education in the Bristol area. As they have now been granted a wedding license, they are opening their grounds to all enquiries and would love to share their space will all. Whether you dream of an outdoor ceremony in the school’s beautifully manicured gardens or an indoor celebration within its historic halls, this venue has it all.

Not only can you utilise and appreciate the school’s stunning architecture, vintage charm, and timeless elegance that all provide a memorable setting for couples and their guests. But with the help of some of our trusted suppliers such as CMC, Prickly Pear, Vintage Marquees and the list goes on, you are able to have a structure of your desire right on their front lawn. All weddings at the Downs School are made and designed bespoke to your and your needs.

The Downs School is an extremely versatile and unique location to host your wedding. They offer you the opportunity to choose your desired caterer to cook an exquisite meal for you and your guests at your wedding, leaving you with ample opportunity to impress your guests with a dream meal.

Alternatively, and we believe most importantly the uniqueness of this stunning location is what had sold ACE on this being one of our favoured wedding venues in Bristol. When signing the registrar you have the opportunity to use their gorgeous treehouse! Not only this but in one of their fields the  offer the opportunity to have your guests camp and even have fireworks at to celebrate the occasion.

The granting of a wedding license to The Downs School opens up many new opportunities for couples seeking a unique and enchanting wedding venue. With its historic significance, stunning natural beauty, and versatile spaces, The Downs School is poised to become a sought-after destination for weddings in Bristol. Whether you’re a couple looking for a romantic outdoor ceremony or an elegant indoor marquee celebration, The Downs School offers a truly exceptional experience. Embrace the charm and history of this remarkable venue as you begin your journey of love and commitment.

Alastair Currie Events are proud to be in a close working relationship with The Downs School and know all the ins and outs of this beautiful establishment. If you would like to know more about booking a wedding at The Downs School click here to enquire.