It's the leafy 'secret garden'-style courtyard that makes this venue so special. Have your ceremony in the cosy conservatory, fit for just 20 guests, before an outdoor cocktail reception among the rambling roses.

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You'll be struck by the eclectic design inside this white stucco Victorian building - think antique paintings mixed with modern furnishings and prints in pops of yellow and pink.

Ceremony capacity: 20; Plate cost per head: £50; www.firmdalehotels.com