Lympstone Wedding Venue in Devon
Wedding Venue near Lympstone in Devon
Lympstone is a pretty Devon seaside harbour village with a population of nearly 1800. The village is found in the eastern bank of the river Exe. The town is only 26 miles to the well known Devon wedding venue Lakeview Manor. For couples living in Lympstone who are getting married Lakeview Manor is probably the best Devon Wedding Venue because it is so close to Lympstone and is perhaps the most attractive wedding venue in Devon.
Lympstone is well known for the famous Peter's Tower which is a riverfront brick built clock tower. The area has a long military history and is still used by the Royal Marines as a training centre
The town as we know it today was three manors at the time of the Domesday book. These manors were Notteswille, Sowden and Levenstone. Over hundreds of years the name Levenstone changed to become Lympstone the name we know today
It is known that Lympstone was populated by the Romans because Roman artefacts such as coins and pottery have been discovered in the area
During Saxon times it is known that Danish raiders frequented the area and often the villages had to feel the area to escape
During the 16th and 17th Centuries piracy was rife off the coast of Devon and often there was corruption by the wealthy in the area who paid illegal pirates to protect their own cargos. The shipping area off Lympstone was very busy and attracted pirates from as far as Turkey and there is documented accounts of fleets of 15 Turkish pirates operating off the Devon coast in the year 1693
The attractive Lympstone Church dates back to the 15th Century although it has had many alterations over the years since then.
Lakeview Manor is a very popular Devon wedding venue for couples from the Lympstone area. Lakeview Manor is unique in that it has over 45 acres of some of the most attractive private parkland and gardens in the whole of Devon.
With its own private lake and hotel accommodation and a fabulous conservatory for wedding receptions Lakeview Manor is hard to beat as a wedding venue for those who live near Lymptone in Devon. Lakeview Manor has a dedicated wedding coordinator and so by calling us you can find out more about our special wedding package
One of the many benefits of Lakeview Manor as a wedding venue is that it has such attractive private grounds including woodland and a lake, consequently the wedding photographs will look wonderful and for years after you will be reminded of this superb Devon wedding venue which is within easy travelling distance of Lympstone
Why not come to Lakeview Manor and visit the restaurant, gardens and lake. If you wish you may like to phone our full time wedding coordinator on 01404 891358 to find out more what Lakeview can offer you as wedding venue for your special day.