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The property is set in 5 acres of parkland & is bordered by the river Chelmer. There is a 2? acre paddock which is used for secure off road parking This leads directly onto the formal gardens also of 2? acres & includes a lake together with ornamental ducks.
This term has many origins from different cultures. In Anglo-Saxon times, the groom had the help of "bridesmen" or "brideknights" to help him capture and/or escort his bride. Later they would make sure that the bride got to the church and to the groom's home afterwards. The women who accompanied and assisted the bride were called "bridesmaids" or "brideswomen".