Mangapp Manor Wedding Photographer Essex

Mangapp Manor is beautiful a wedding venue in Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex. A 16th century Manor House set amongst beautiful flowering gardens, Mangapp is popular for a good reason. The best reason though is perhaps the ability to get married outside, undercover and over a lake! I was only too happy to be Hannah & Carl’s Mangapp Manor Wedding Photographer. Not only had they chosen a stunning venue but they were pretty awesome themselves too. Although in hindsight I seem to have eliminated all evidence of it in my photo selection for this blog, they took on a Star Wars theme for their wedding! There is however one picture that will give this away…

I started the day taking some pictures of Hannah, her bridesmaids and her Mum in Mangapp Manor itself. Hidden away from the arrival of the boys they were attended to by hair and make-up artists Sarah & Katie. It was obvious from the outset that the day was going to be a scorcher! One of the many good things about Mangapp though is that no matter what the weather, you just know you’re going to be ok. If it rains you can still get married outside under the gazebo on the lake and the guests will remain dry in their undercover area on the lakeshore. If it’s a hot one there are lots of shaded areas. We certainly needed shaded areas that day!

The walk down the aisle at Mangapp Manor is a beautiful one – from the cottage, through the flower gardens, past the guests and then over the bridge to the gazebo. The ceremony felt very intimate on the gazebo but the guests were still in earshot thanks to the PA system. Following the ceremony there were drinks, group photos, garden games and a rather handsome musician called Stevie Appleton who had many of the female guests swooning!

The wedding breakfast (wierd term that isn’t it?!) and evening receptions at Mangapp take place in their rather lovely permanent marquee. Hannah and Carl were treated to a friend singing beautifully to them during the speeches, a particularly touching moment. The evening party was a lot of fun. So much fun that one guest even managed to chip his tooth on the dancefloor! I stayed until the very end and loved every minute. Thanks so much Hannah & Carl for inviting me to be your Mangapp Manor Wedding Photographer. Your wedding day was stunning.

Mangapp bridal cottage to get ready
Wedding rehearsal at Mangapp Manor
Little girl having sweets in the bridal cottage
Groom waiting
Excited relatives waiting for the ceremony
Bridesmaid walk from the cottage at Mangapp Manor
Mangapp Manor flower gardens
Mangapp Manor ceremony under the gazebo on the lake
Gazebo wedding ceremony
Proud Mum
Happy bridesmaids
Mangapp Manor Wedding Photographer shot of bride and groom just after the ceremony
Bride and groom after the ceremony
Confetti at Mangapp Manor
Confetti shot at Mangapp Manor, Burnham-on-Crouch
Bride and best friend
Groomsmen and bridesmaid shots
Garden games at a Mangapp Manor Wedding
Groups shots at Mangapp
Walking to the wedding breakfast
Father of groom receiving line
Receiving line
Seating plan
Standing ovation for bride and groom
Father of the bride speech
Laughter during the speeches
Singer performs
Dangerous ponies - beware!
Killer pony
Hide and seek
Natural relaxed wedding photography
Groom and friends on bridge
Guests portraits at Mangapp Manor Burnham-on-Crouch
Bride's friends photos
A refreshing drink
First dance in the marque at Mangapp Manor
Wedding Photography for Mangapp Manor
Mangapp Manor couple portraits Burnham-on-Crouch
Beautiful grounds of Mangapp Manor Wedding Venue
Mangapp Manor Wedding
Nighttime shots on the bridge
Guests having a laugh
Party in the marque
Guests getting their groove on!
Bride on the dancefloor at Mangapp Manor Burnham-on-Crouch
Bride grooving
Bride on the dancefloor at Mangapp
Mangapp Manor party!
Goodbye from Mangapp

The full wedding gallery available to view to friends and family. Please ask Hannah or Carl for the passwords.

I’m a Norfolk Wedding Photographer who travels all over the place capturing wonderful weddings. I regularly shoot as an Essex Wedding Photographer too. It was a lot of fun being a Mangapp Manor Wedding Photographer. If you’re thinking of having your wedding at a picturesque Essex wedding venue get in touch!

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