COUNTY BUILDINGS

This magnificent Grade II* listed building provides an elegant wedding venue for a unique and distinctive ceremony & reception.

About County Buildings

Located in the heart of Stafford, County Buildings is a magnificent Grade II* listed building built in 1895 and provides an elegant wedding venue for a unique and distinctive ceremony and reception.

The venue

County Buildings as a wedding venue in Stafford offers a variety of photographic locations. The magnificent sweeping staircase offers a breathtaking backdrop for a grand entrance; the lobby has a stunning ornate stained glass dome and period feature fireplace and not to mention the two decorative antique crystal chandeliers which hang as focal points in two of our rooms.

Virtual tour

From the comfort of your own home take a 360 virtual tour of the building. Explore the staircase and the various rooms all through your screen.

What's available?

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This wedding venue in Stafford is available on an exclusive basis so you can celebrate in total privacy.

County Buildings is licenced for civil ceremonies and civil partnerships. Packages include:

  • Ceremony only
  • Ceremony and reception (which includes the Registrar fees)

We can provide catering options ranging from champagne and canapes to afternoon tea or bespoke functions.

Afternoon Tea

We also have packages available for baby naming ceremonies and vow renewal ceremonies.

Ceremony prices

For ceremony costs, please view our prices for County Buildings.

The rooms

There are five elegant rooms of varying size and character to choose from and our team are on hand to help you to choose the best option to suit your requirements:

The Lobby

The lobby is lit by a stained glass dome in the ceiling and features the magnificent sweeping staircase as a breathtaking backdrop for your ceremony. The Lobby can accommodate up to 40 guests.

The Oak Room

The Oak Room was originally designed to host formal occasions and has an air of assured grandeur. The Oak Room is a spacious room and can comfortably accommodate up to 80 guests providing a wonderful setting for you and your guests.

The Council Chambers

This magnificent domed chamber is a truly unique setting for your special day. The soaring dome is visually stunning and provides the chamber with wonderful acoustics. This is the largest room accommodating up to 100 guests in the leather benches arranged in semi-circular fashion.

The Members Library

Grand, yet intimate, The Members' Library is both magnificent and romantic. The rich crimson walls and domed ceiling provide warmth and intimacy. The Library can accommodate up to 25 guests and provides an ideal setting for smaller parties.

The White Room

This is an elegant room offering an abundance of natural light from its large ornate windows. The impressive lighting and white panelled walls create a stunning setting. The White Room can accommodate up to 35 guests.

Testimonials

Thank you so much for all your help and support in making our wedding day a truly wonderful day.  County Buildings is a terrific venue and had a real ‘wow’ factor for our guests. In addition to that the service and food was fantastic and we had so many compliments from our guests. The rooms all looked amazing and exceeded our expectations.” - Joanne Alcock

Arrange a viewing

You’ve seen the photos, you’ve taken the 360 tour, now it’s time to see it in person!

Please call 0300 111 8001 or email charlotte.pinks@staffordshire.gov.uk to arrange a personal viewing and meet with our wedding co-ordinator Charlotte Pinks to discuss your options and have a look around.

Location

Contact us

To arrange a viewing

please phone

0300 111 8001