Broughton Hall Estate Wedding Photographer

Are you looking for a professional Broughton Hall Estate wedding photographer to cover your big day? I’m Kirsty Mattsson, an award-winning North Yorkshire wedding photographer with experience covering this fabulous wedding venue. The estate is set in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside just outside Skipton and offers a wealth of options for weddings. You can see some examples of my photography from Broughton Hall Estate below.

My style incorporates a blend of documentary wedding photography and creative portraiture to give you a set of natural, authentic, and artistic images that tell the full story of your wedding day. I’m not interested in fake grins or posing people. I have a very unobtrusive, hands-off approach to capturing all those moments, details, emotions, and personalities that make your day special to you. With awards in my field and a wealth of experience across various North Yorkshire wedding venues, I would love to cover your wedding day at the Broughton Hall Estate.

Please get in touch for a friendly chat or for further information to be sent.

Broughton Hall Estate Wedding Photos

Please see examples of my Broughton Hall Estate wedding photography below. This will give you an idea of what this venue offers and the types of images that could be captured on your day. If you’d like to see more of my work from different wedding venues throughout North Yorkshire and beyond then please visit the portfolios page.

To see a full wedding from Broughton Hall Estate see Jenny & Joe’s wedding day blog below;

Jenny & Joe’s Wedding Day

Planning a Broughton Hall Estate Wedding?

If you are planning a wedding at Broughton Hall Estate, please see the Approach page and the Portfolios page for more information or feel free to get in touch below. I’d love to talk to you about your upcoming wedding and see if I could be the photographer for you.

Award Winning Broughton Hall Estate Wedding Photographer

As a North Yorkshire wedding photographer, I have a documentary style, naturally capturing real moments and emotions without staged posing. I work mainly in Yorkshire, Derbyshire, and Cumbria, but I also travel across the UK and abroad, photographing weddings of all sizes, from intimate gatherings to large-scale events.

My photography often features the dramatic landscapes of Yorkshire and other regions of the UK. I love incorporating scenery, colour, and beautiful light into my images to create vibrant modern images that reflect the time and place you were married. I’ll provide some gentle guidance for any artistic portraits, and I’ll happily follow you up a mountain if you have chosen a venue with stunning surroundings. I’ve received several awards and have had my work published my work in various media.

Weddings at Broughton Hall Estate

Broughton Hall Estate, located in the picturesque town of Skipton, offers a magical setting for weddings for those looking for an enchanted, historical ambience for their unforgettable day. The venue is set over a sprawling 3,000 acre land, providing the ultimate backdrop of scenic nature and grandeur. The Hall itself boasts of opulent function rooms, rich in historical character and fully equipped to cater to modern needs. The main ceremony is traditionally held in the majestic Broughton Hall, embellished with stunning period features. The hall can comfortably accommodate a grand gathering, fulfilling both aesthetic and practical needs of the guests.

Apart from the main estate, Broughton Hall also includes Eden House, perfect for smaller ceremonies or more intimate occasions. In terms of accommodation, the venue offers several distinct options. The Estate itself houses up to 32 rooms within the hall, all tastefully decorated, blending comfort with history. Additionally, there are a further 12 unique cottages scattered across the estate to house guests who prefer tranquillity and privacy. Guests can also enjoy the state-of-the-art wellness centre, Avalon, including pools, saunas, steam rooms, spreads of serene gardens and holistic treatments to revitalise. The Utopia, modern, eco-friendly building, offers a breath-taking blend of contemporary architecture with the timeless natural beauty of the estate. Summative of all these features, Broughton Hall Estate transpires to be an ideal wedding venue, enveloping guests in an atmosphere of luxurious charm and romantic history.

The History of Broughton Hall Estate

The Broughton Hall Estate is a significant historical wedding venue nestled in the rural town of Skipton, North Yorkshire. This grand estate is a symbol of English heritage spanning over 900 years, with records dating back to the Domesday Book. Surrounded by 3,000 acres of picturesque landscapes, the venue offers enchanting gardens, pasturelands, and the remarkable River Ribble. The hall itself, a regal construction, stands as a testament to the architectural styles of different eras. Refurbished in the 19th century, it now showcases Victorian Gothic grandeur, while gracefully preserving its original Jacobean features. Inside its walls, each room reflects its own character, featuring intricate designs ranging from classical to contemporary. Historical facts tell us that the estate has been the residence of the Tempest family for 32 generations – one of the longest single family ownerships of any English estate. Rich battle history, illustrious tenants and a commitment to sustainable practices add to the prestige of the Broughton Hall Estate. The venue, renowned for its exquisite historical charm and unrivalled beauty, is a favoured choice for an unforgettable wedding, offering a blend of a warm past and a welcoming present.

Directions to Broughton Hall Estate

Broughton Hall Estate is a distinguished wedding venue located in the charming town of Skipton, situated in North Yorkshire, England. This beautiful location is nestled amidst the sumptuously green and rolling landscape of the Yorkshire Dales, renowned for its picturesque and tranquil setting. The Broughton Hall Estate is comfortably accessible via a short drive from the bustling town centre of Skipton, widely referred to as the “Gateway to the Dales.” The estate delivers a perfect mix of accessibility and seclusion, attracting couples fond of rural charm. Its striking features, rich history, and majestic scenery make it an ideal location for couples seeking an exclusive setting for their special day.

About Skipton in North Yorkshire

Skipton, a charming market town situated in North Yorkshire, United Kingdom, is frequently acclaimed for its rich history and captivating beauty. The town, colloquially recognized as the ‘Gateway to the Dales’, is nestled amid an exquisite tapestry of serene landscapes, offering a singular blend of rural tranquility and urban vibrancy. Established over 900 years ago, Skipton holds a well-preserved medieval history, with Skipton Castle, a monument of vital historical importance, standing as a testament to its past. The town centre, underlining an enchanting Victorian architecture, is bathed with eclectic shops, eateries, and markets, giving Skipton a lively and bustling atmosphere. Crafts fairs and farmers markets, held frequently, underscore its thriving local culture, while the Skipton Woods provides residents with a tranquil retreat. Craven Museum & Gallery offers patrons a deep dive into local history and art, whereas Skipton Canal, boasting boat trips, becomes a hub for recreational activities. Home to excellent educational institutions and promising robust business growth, Skipton is an appealing place both for residents and businesses. With its impressive amalgamation of natural beauty, flourishing economy, historical richness, and a vibrant cultural scene, Skipton continues to enchant its residents and visitors alike. The town stands as a testament to the harmonious blend of tradition and innovation that characterizes North Yorkshire, earning its reputation as a jewel in the Yorkshire Dales.

Broughton Hall Estate WEDDING BLOG

People Also Ask


My style is a blend of documentary photography and creative portraiture. My aim is always to photograph your day completely naturally by capturing genuine emotions and interactions and documenting the unique character and atmosphere of your day. If you’d like, I can also spend a short amount of time with you for some artistic portraits utilising the venue interiors and surroundings. I’ll offer gentle guidance without any posing or forced grins for some lovely natural portraits.


I cover weddings in Yorkshire, Derbyshire, and Cumbria, and I am available for UK-wide and international locations.


I’ll offer some gentle guidance in a very natural way for a few creative, high-impact, portraits, incorporating beautiful light, colour and scenery. I want you to be totally comfortable in front of the camera and feel like yourselves in the images. There will definitely be no cheese or formal posing!


I have a background in scientific education and have worked in some top universities worldwide. This has been a great benefit to me in learning all the technical aspects of photography. I have a great deal of experience utilising additional lighting, such as flash, for dark situations or just for creative night-time portraits. You can rest assured that you will still have a set of images that you love even if you have a dimly lit venue or a rainy day.


My style is natural and colourful. I take a great deal of care when editing images, but I want your images to look like your day looked, so they are not over-edited. I do not use bulk treatments or presets; I hand-edit every image to the highest standards. I also include a small amount of retouching when needed.


I am qualified with the Guild of Professional Photographers. I have received recognition and awards from some of the top photographic institutions, such as Fearless Photographers and the Masters of Wedding Photography. I have also been published in training publications and various high-profile wedding blogs and magazines. 


I love photographing various weddings, from intimate, small gatherings to large, elaborate celebrations, catering to various wedding styles and sizes.


Of course, please check out my Google page (linked above) for reviews from lots of lovely couples, or see some more kind words on my reviews page.


I use professional mirrorless cameras and have two backup cameras and many lenses. I am fully insured.

Get In Touch

If you’re looking for a Broughton Hall Estate Wedding Photographer, it would be great to chat! Get in touch with me via my contact page.