A description from the Highlands House website

Licensed for civil ceremonies and receptions since 1999, Hylands is the perfect setting for your special day. With a welcoming and friendly atmosphere, the surroundings take your breath away, and the house provides an elegant backdrop for photographs you’ll treasure forever. Our staff offer a professional and experienced service, and work with you to plan the day that you want.
Several rooms on the ground floor of Hylands House are licensed for Civil Ceremonies and Civil Partnership Ceremonies. These include the beautifully ornate Drawing Room and elegant Library, which provide exquisite settings for ceremonies with up to 80 guests. Alternatively, you may prefer the intimacy of the Small Dining Room or Boudoir, which are ideal for ceremonies with up to 35 guests.
From the M25 take junction 28 onto the A12 towards Chelmsford and Colchester. From the A12 take junction 15 onto the A414 towards Chelmsford and Harlow.
The entrances for Hylands House and Park are clearly signposted from this road.