Elizabeth Gaskell's House is a stunning Grade II* listed Victorian property situated on the outer edges of Manchester. Built between 1835 and 1841, it boasts gorgeous gardens, a heavily scented pergola and offers ample opportunities for those all-important photographs. It was renovated to replicate the famous novelist's family home and is the perfect wedding venue for history lovers.
Couples can tie the knot in the Drawing Room. It has a grand piano and Victorian furnishings, with space for 35 guests for the ceremony.
The Study, a charming room that can hold up to 10 loved ones, is ideal for more intimate celebrations.
Receptions take place in the light and airy Servants' Hall, which has a maximum capacity of 35 friends and family.
The House Kitchen can also be used for the drinks reception, afternoon tea or for outside caterers.
To find out more visit www.elizabethgaskellhouse.co.uk
Photographer's credit: www.mark-tattersall.co.uk