Wedding Venue in Ottery St Mary
Wedding Venue near Ottery St Mary in Devon
Ottery St Mary is a Devon town about ten miles from Exeter. Ottery St Mary has a population of nearly 8000 inhabitants. The town is mentioned in the Domesday book at which time it was called Otri. The town is named after the river Otter because it is on the edge of that river. The St Mary part of the name comes from historical fact that the town once belonged to the church of St Mary in Rouen
The town church is St Marys which is an unusually grand building for the size of a town like Ottery St Mary. The church was originally completed around 1260 but has been substantially rebuilt since that time and so is quite different to how it first would have looked
A quarter of the town was burnt down during a great fire that occurred in Ottery St Mary in the year 1866 and was started by a women burning rubbish in her home fireplace. Within hours one hundred houses had been destroyed and five hundred people made homeless
Ottery St Mary did have a railway station until the late 1960s when unfortunately it was closed down under the Beeching report which destroyed much of the valuable British rail infrastructure
Ottery St Mary is only eleven miles for Lakeview Manor and so takes less than half an hour to travel to. Consequently Lakeview Manor offers an ideal wedding venue to couples from Ottery St Mary who wish to get married in Devon
Many couples from Ottery St Mary's have used Lakeview Manor as their wedding venue and its easy to see why. Lakeview Manor is undoubtedly one of the most attractive wedding venues in Devon and with over 45 acres of beautiful private parkland and its own private lake it would be hard to beat.
Lakeview Manor has superb facilities as a wedding venue with a large conservatory for receptions of up to 150 guests, a superb chef, hotel rooms and its own dedicated wedding coordinator
If you live in Ottery St Mary and are planning to get married 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 of what Lakeview can offer you as wedding venue for your special day..