On the Montalto Estate in rural Northern Ireland (35 minutes from Belfast), The Carriage Rooms - developed around a 19th-century threshing mill - are all stone-walled loveliness, with the latest technology cleverly concealed.

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Throw your champagne reception in the gardens, with their neat herbaceous borders, for a dreamy photo backdrop. There are no noise restrictions here, so think big - live bands, DJs and fireworks are all welcome.

Ceremony capacity: 180; www.thecarriagerooms.com