- History & About Us
Something Special, Somewhere Unique
The history of Holdsworth House is as mesmerising as its architecture. Our stunning Jacobean manor house dates back to 1633 and retains many period features. With historical ties to local luminaries including Anne Lister and the Bronte family, Holdsworth House is the perfect place to relax and treat yourself to something special, somewhere unique.
- QUICK LINKS
Holdsworth Road, Halifax, HX2 9TG
MEET THE WEDDING TEAM
Our motto is "anything is possible" and we're here to make your dream day a reality. Holdsworth House has one of the longest serving wedding teams in the business. Alongside our housekeepers, reception, restaurant and kitchen teams, we work tirelessly to deliver the best customer service and your most enjoyable wedding day possible.
Hotel General Manager, Joseph
Joseph Farrar has always worked in hospitality, following in his family footsteps. Outstanding customer service remains his number one priority and Joseph can make almost any dream or idea into a reality. Joseph leads many wedding show-round appointments on weekends and midweek.
Wedding & Events Manager, Claire
Monday to Friday most wedding couples will be looked after by Claire Nicholl. With over 20 years' wedding and events management under her belt at Holdsworth House, Claire's exceptional knowledge and expertise is second to none. Claire will ensure the i-s are dotted and t-s crossed.
Weddings Master of Ceremonies, Tracey
On your special day, it's more than likely that the Master of Ceremonies on duty will be Tracey. She's been with Holdsworth House for over thirty years and LOVES her role looking after brides, grooms and wedding guests on the day. She'll tell you that no two weddings are the same and everyone gets her full attention and dedication. She's known to many as The Fairy Godmother!
Deputy General Manager, Chris
Chris Meehan knows every inch of Holdsworth House. Having worked previously as our Operations Manager, Chris oversees most wedding events ensuring the teams are on schedule and your day runs smoothly. Chris often conducts wedding show round appointments at weekends.