Maidens Barn offers an authentic Essex wedding barn venue that epitomises rural simplicity and yet also offers all the luxurious and modern features and style you would expect from a first-class venue.

Our vaulted Essex wedding barn venue dates back to 1806 and key features such as huge windows, lofty ceilings, ancient beams and subtle lighting blend together old and new perfectly. Special and surprising touches can be found all over – from the stunning glass bead chandelier to the beautiful upstairs gallery.

And crucially, whilst being one of the best country barn wedding venues in Essex, we are still within easy reach of London, the M11 and Stansted Airport. We are also close to Braintree and Chelmsford.

Browse our real-life weddings gallery to be inspired and then come and visit us to see how perfect this luxury barn wedding venue in Essex will be for your special day..

Your Wedding Day

At the heart of Maidens Barn are Katherine and Clive Matthews, the dynamic owners who have lovingly restored a dilapidated farm barn into a stunningly beautiful barn Essex wedding venue.

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The Wedding Directory

No two Essex weddings at Maidens Barn are the same. Every couple brings their own unique style, personality and especially, their ideas! We love hearing your plans and dreams for your special day – and working out how we can help you realise them.

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The Wedding Couch

Here you can share in some of our future bride’s planning processes and maybe ‘steal’ a great idea for yours – or help others with a great tip of your own. See testimonials left by our special ‘Maiden’s Barn Couples’ who celebrated at this Essex wedding venue and find out how to contribute.

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