Nowadays, a couple who wish to make their union official will find there are many options available regarding locations and venues, but none quite as special as the romantic shores of Cornwall’s Forgotten Corner.
Although it’s important to find a practical location to host the event, it’s also fantastic to find a location that offers a sense of community, natural beauty, and a sense of something special. This is one of the main reasons that couples choose the beautiful and historic county of Cornwall to get married.
One of the best-kept secrets of Cornwall is the peninsula known as the Forgotten Corner which offers a wide selection of beaches, farmland, and tidal creeks. The Forgotten Corner incorporates several Cornish villages, including Cawsand, Kingsand, Millbrook and Cremyll.
As well as offering several luxurious venues and historic churches, there are also plenty of options available for those wanting to get married outdoors.
If you have considered a wedding in Cornwall but are unsure of where to start, why not consider some of the following fantastic wedding venues available.
Polhawn Fort is a unique and alluring cliff-top fort that has been converted to offer everything needed for a Cornish wedding, including beautiful beaches, lavish landscapes, and an awe-inspiring venue to ensure that your marriage is memorable.
Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park
Mount Edgecumbe House was originally the home of the Earls of Mount Edgcumbe. The Grade 1 listed building welcomes those wishing to get married and allows the happy couple and guests to enjoy historic architecture and 865 acres of greenery.
Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park can provide rooms for civil ceremonies and weddings. They can even offer outdoor options allowing couples to create their perfect wedding in Cornwall easily.
The Cow Shed
Barn weddings have become popular among those searching for unique wedding venues, especially those located in beautiful surroundings. Those wanting to enjoy the rustic charm of a barn wedding in Cornwall can do so courtesy of The Cow Shed.
As the venue’s name suggests, The Cow Shed is a restored part of Cornish history that played a massive role in milk production during the 18th century. Today, it serves as a popular wedding venue that can cater to the needs of couples and create a memorable day that all will enjoy.
Churches on the Rame Peninsula
Although many will want a unique venue for their wedding, others will have their heart set on a more traditional setting. Fortunately, Cornwall’s Forgotten Corner can offer several churches that are perfect for weddings, including the following.
The Church of England Rame Church is a Grade 1 listed building that has retained a lot of its original architecture, with some of the church dating back to the 13th century. The church is easily accessible and provides plenty of parking, allowing you to focus on enjoying your big day.
The church in Maker, Cornwall, is also known as the St Mary’s and St Julian’s Church of England Parish church and has been a Grade 1 listed building since 1968. Like other churches in Cornwall, The Maker Church has retained much of its history and is perfect for those searching for a traditional church wedding in Cornwall.
Where Can I Find Accommodation for Guests in Cornwall’s Forgotten Corner?
One of the most stressful parts of organising a wedding can be sourcing suitable accommodation, but Forgotten Corner Holiday Cottages can meet the needs of couples and guests effortlessly.
Based in Kingsand, Forgotten Corner Holiday Cottages can offer a wide choice of accommodations on the Rame Peninsula and Cawsand and Kingsand, and has unrivalled local knowledge, so those getting married can be confident they’re in good hands.
If you’re currently exploring getting married in Cornwall, then why not contact Forgotten Corner Holiday Cottages to discuss your big day in more detail?