The Estate


If you’re looking for a luxury wedding venue,

Look no further than Over Peover!

Colshaw Hall is a luxurious and exclusive Cheshire wedding venue. This Grade II listed hall is situated on a private country estate and has been lovingly restored by the Irlam family. This stunning venue offers you many options to create your perfect wedding day or celebration.

Colshaw Hall and sister venue Merrydale Manor are located in Over Peover; a lovely village just outside Knutsford and within easy reach of Chester, Manchester and Macclesfield.

Exclusive use of this private estate

Colshaw Hall is the perfect choice for a sumptuous wedding venue or prestigious event in Cheshire. What’s more, the estate is always exclusive to you throughout your event, so it offers complete peace and privacy. From the moment you enter the gates and drive along the elegant driveway, you and your guests will know that this will be a day to remember.

Before you reach the hall itself, you will pass the gorgeous Japanese style garden and miniature lake, which adds to the splendour of this luxury wedding venue. Also located in the grounds, the light and spacious Stables is a dedicated ceremony room, complete with oak beams and marble flooring.

For parties and wedding receptions, the magnificent Peel Suite is a banqueting hall, complete with a stylish bar overlooking beautiful walled gardens. The suite offers contemporary comfort and state-of-the-art facilities in a classic countryside setting, making Colshaw Hall one of the most luxurious and exclusive wedding venues in Cheshire.

Colshaw Hall also offers the ultimate in convenience for your wedding day, with bedrooms available for you and your wedding party and a breakfast provided the following morning in the light and airy Orangery. There is also further guest accommodation located in the grounds. Your guests can stay in the contemporary and cosy Courtyard Cottages and the spacious Irlam Lodge. The Hall is set in beautiful gardens, including the stunning Magnolia Garden and exquisite Walled Garden. These provide the perfect backdrop for photographs and provide abundant room for all of your guests. Colshaw Hall has hosted many Cheshire weddings throughout our history and we aim to make each one as special and memorable as the last. No luxury wedding venue in Cheshire would be complete without the most sumptuous and elegant food. Our caterers will provide you with a wedding breakfast, perfectly fitting for the beautiful and stylish setting.

Intimacy and splendour at this wedding venue in Cheshire

As a family-run business, Colshaw Hall combines intimacy with splendour and promises to deliver a day you will never forget. Read more about this wedding venue in Cheshire and start planning your event or big day…

If you can’t get to Colshaw Hall,

… then Colshaw Hall will come to you.

Seeing is believing!

For those looking to still find the perfect Cheshire venue, we are delighted that we can now offer you a show around again.  We’ve provided this virtual tour below so you can see how Colshaw Hall works as a wedding venue before you come to visit. Feedback from our couples so far is that they love the tour and when they come to visit in person they were even more impressed, so book a show around as you won’t be disappointed!  For further information, please visit our Colshaw Hall virtual show-around.


Sarah & Ryan

March 1st, 2020|Comments Off on Sarah & Ryan

My partner and I got married here on 06.12.19, and it’s was beyond perfect. From the moment we booked Colshaw the staff were extremely helpful and pleasant. Our wedding day was absolutely amazing, and that [...]

Probus Lunch

December 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Probus Lunch

Very many thanks for your excellent hospitality for the recent Over Peover Probus Club Lunch at Colshaw Hall. Your attention to detail and your personal welcome to our members in the Hall were greatly appreciated. [...]

Kelly & Connor

December 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Kelly & Connor

We got married on Saturday at Colshaw Hall and had the most incredible day. Everything ran so smoothly, we didn’t have a thing to worry about. Ian, the master of ceremonies, kept us calm whilst [...]


Show Arounds

May 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on Show Arounds

Viewing our Cheshire Wedding Venues Since the pandemic started, Colshaw Hall and Merrydale Manor have been creating ways for new and existing couples to be able to view our Cheshire wedding venues, without being physically [...]


March 19th, 2020|Comments Off on Coronavirus

Update 23rd March 2020 The impact of the government's announcement on Friday was crushing for the wedding industry and more importantly, devastating for couples due to be married. While the situation has escalated faster than [...]

Open House

March 11th, 2020|Comments Off on Open House

Important Note: Postponed due to Covid 19 2020 is here! Colshaw Hall are now well and truly in the 2020 season. There's nothing better than helping our couples start their married life at Colshaw Hall.  [...]


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