Victorian stately homes were renowned for their use of modern technology, and this tradition continues today with Prestwold Estate’s dedication to sustainability.
The Estate is home to one of Europe’s largest solar farms, with 130,000 solar panels, and biomass boilers provide efficient heating for the buildings from renewable energy sources.
From TV dramas and documentaries to movies and photoshoots, there’s plenty of character and inspiration to be found on the Prestwold Estate.
Our indoor and outdoor spaces are available for hire, including Prestwold Hall, The Hall Barns and St Andrew’s Church, as well as the Driving Centre, gardens and parkland.
Airfield and motor circuit
With over 2,500 acres of land, there’s lots to be found at Prestwold Estate, including a purpose-built airfield and motor circuit.
Prestwold Driving Centre is a 1.8-mile track used for everything from HGV training to supercar experiences, with cars provided by Everyman Racing for exciting driving challenges and private events.
Prestwold Hall is a Grade I listed stately home, and has been the seat of the Packe family for over 360 years.
Packed with beautiful portraits and antique furniture, it’s a wonderful example of an English country home. The Hall sits within the huge parkland that makes up the Estate, and can be seen and admired from The Hall Barns.
St Andrew’s Church
The 13th century Church of St Andrew sits on the Prestwold Estate.
It’s just a short walk through the stunning gardens to The Hall Barns or Prestwold Hall, which you can hire for your wedding reception after saying your vows at the church.
Festivals & events
With its expansive parkland, Prestwold Estate offers a great location for festivals and outdoor events.
There’s room for everything from music and entertainment to food festivals and sporting events at this countryside venue. The Estate’s enthusiastic team are able to talk you through the event planning process and will be on hand on the big day to make sure everything goes to plan.
If you’re planning a wedding, Prestwold Estate has loads of choice.
The rustic Hall Barns is perfect if you fancy a festival feel, while Prestwold Hall gives you the option of a wedding in a stately home. You can even hold a celebrant ceremony in the beautiful gardens.
For church ceremonies, St Andrew’s Church is located within the grounds of Prestwold Estate, and just a few minutes’ walk from a reception at Prestwold Hall or The Hall Barns.
Interested in the Estate?
If you’re thinking about planning an event at Prestwold Estate, drop us a message. We’ve got loads of pictures and videos to share, and we’d love to welcome you to the Estate.