Silverholme Manor Wedding Photographer

Are you looking for a professional Silverholme Manor wedding photographer to cover your big day? I’m Kirsty Mattsson, an award-winning Lake District wedding photographer with experience covering this fabulous wedding venue. You can see some examples of my photography from Silverholme Manor 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 a Lake District wedding photographer, I would love to cover your wedding day at Silverholme Manor.

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

Silverholme Manor Wedding Photos

Please see examples of my Silverholme Manor 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 Lake District and beyond then please visit the portfolios page below.

Planning a Silverholme Manor Wedding?

If you are planning a wedding at Silverholme Manor, 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 Silverholme Manor Wedding Photographer

As a Lake District 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 Silverholme Manor

Silverholme Manor, residing in the heart of Britain’s Lake District in Windermere, is a preeminent venue for couples searching for the quintessential setting to stage their wedding. Embodying both historical charm and contemporary comfort, the manor affords diverse opportunities for personalized ceremonies and receptions. Wedding ceremonies can be conducted within the grandeur of the main living area, overlooking Lake Windermere, or within the intimately serene confines of the Coach House. Notable for its wealth of natural lighting and stunning lake views, the Coach House is also customizable to meet the specific requirements of any function. Further still, the grounds of Silverholme itself can be the backdrop for an ideal outdoor ceremony. This stately Georgian Manor extends luxurious accommodations comprised of eight double rooms, each with distinctive character and named after notable islands in the Windermere lake. With fully-equipped kitchens and modern amenities nestled within the old world charm, Silverholme Manor guarantees comfort and elegance. The manor offers a vast array of high-end facilities ranging from games rooms to private cinema rooms, while the extensive manicured gardens and private path to the shore of Lake Windermere make it perfect for unforgettable wedding photographs. Combining superlative facilities with high-quality service, Silverholme Manor is an illustrious wedding venue that ensures a truly unique and memorable experience.

The History of Silverholme Manor

Silverholme Manor is a majestic location in Windermere, right in the heart of the captivating Lake District. Dating back to the 18th century, this spectacular manor is steeped in history; it once belonged to the renowned poet Robert Southey. Offering an expansive view of the serene lake, the Manor stands as a pristine example of the Georgian era architecture. Evoking a classical elegance, it exhales an ambiance of timeless prestige and grace. Throughout its existence, it has seen modifications and careful restoration, ensuring it maintains its original character whilst affording modern-day luxury. Silverholme Manor offers ten opulent rooms, each designed to offer sublime views of the surrounding landscapes. With amenities ranging from jacuzzi baths to private cinema rooms, it fuses traditional grandeur with modern indulgence. Beyond its impressive architecture and luxurious accommodation, Silverholme Manor is a certified Carbon Neutral venue, a testament to its commitment towards environmental sustainability. Nestled amidst an idyllic setting with private access to the lake, a tennis court, and acres of plush gardens, this quintessential Manor has become the venue of choice for couples seeking a tranquil yet grand setting for their nuptials. It’s not just a place, it’s an experience, telling its own tale in every corner.

Directions to Silverholme Manor

Silverholme Manor, steeped in elegance and grandeur, is conveniently located in the lush, picturesque region of the Lake District, precisely on the western shore of Windermere, the largest lake in England, offering visitors a breathtaking waterfront view. This exceptional wedding venue can be found within the expansive Graythwaite Estate, nestled amidst 5,000 acres of beautifully maintained parkland and gardens; an undoubtedly stunning backdrop for nuptials. Its location truly embodies the tranquil beauty of the Cumbrian countryside, boasting an unparalleled combination of tranquil lake views and captivating green hills. A short drive from the towns of Ambleside and Bowness-on-Windermere enhances the overall accessibility of this memorable venue steeped in historical charm and unrivalled natural beauty.

About Windermere in Lake District

Windermere is a picturesque town situated in the heart of England’s scenic Lake District. This charming area, known mostly for its extensive lake – the largest natural lake in England – is surrounded by a spectacular landscape of mountains and hills that unfold a magnificent panorama opening up to endless opportunities for outdoor activities. Apart from its natural charm, Windermere is also steeped in rich historical and cultural significance, boasting Victorian architecture and historical attractions that reflect a bygone era. The Windermere Lake Cruises are a popular attraction offering stunning views of the surrounding scenery. The town is also home to The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, which brings to life the magical world of the famed children’s author. Additionally, Windermere offers a diverse range of accommodation, from quaint bed and breakfasts to luxurious hotels, making it a perfect destination for all types of travellers. An array of quality restaurants, traditional tearooms, and unique local shops round out its appeal, offering plenty to see and do for those who wish to explore the local culture. Windermere’s tranquil beauty and diverse offerings make it a quintessential English town, offering an enriching experience that blends natural wonder, heritage, and contemporary comforts seamlessly.

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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 Silverholme Manor Wedding Photographer, it would be great to chat! Get in touch with me via my contact page.