Highgate Carriage House

830 Walnut Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554 Map · Phone number
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About Highgate Carriage House

Highgate Carriage House is a historic wedding venue located in Fairmont, West Virginia. With a Tudor Revival ambiance, breathtaking architecture, and over 100 years of history, Highgate Carriage House is committed to excellence, and endeavors to make your wedding an unforgettable event.

Facilities and Capacity
Highgate Carriage House offers a variety of indoor and outdoor space that comfortably accommodates up to 300 guests. The surrounding estate features beautiful iron gates, a fence, and an immense, multi-gabled mansion. The Carriage House features a terra cotta roof, verdigris copper accents, and trademark Tudor Revival style architecture, and seats up to 120 guests. The gardens, available seasonally, are also used for ceremonies and receptions of up to 300 guests.

Services Offered
Highgate Carriage House provides a variety of packages for ceremonies, receptions, bridal showers, and engagement parties of all sizes. Elopements are also welcome. All packages include access to a bridal suite, a dressing room for the groom, tables, chairs, wireless internet, lighting, sound, and complimentary parking. Outside vendors are welcome, and a preferred vendor list is provided upon booking. Covered outdoor package consist of a 40'x100' framed tent with a capacity of 300 guests. All areas are wheelchair accessible.

History
Highgate Carriage House was built in 1908. Established by businessman James Edwin Watson, and designed by Horace Trumbauer, Highgate Carriage House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Watson was the founder of the Consolidation Coal Company. Friends of High Gate and the Vandalia Heritage Foundation have since partnered together to continue the preservation and restoration of the carriage house.

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Exterior shot of Highgate entrance. Photo by Tim Ray Photography.
Exterior shot of Highgate entrance. Photo by Tim Ray Photography.
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Exterior shot of Highgate entrance. Photo by Tim Ray Photography.
Exterior shot of Highgate entrance. Photo by Tim Ray Photography.
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Highgate Carriage House FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 3700.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 3400.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 3700.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 3400.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    Lighting/Sound
    Parking
    Tables
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    4
  • Describe your venue:
    Historic Building
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Covered Outdoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
  • What event services do you offer?
    All Inclusive Packages
    Get Ready Rooms
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Preferred Vendors Only
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    May
    June
    July
    August
    September
    October
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    April
    November
    December

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  • 830 Walnut Ave Fairmont, WV, 26554 See on map
    304-809-9962 (Phone number)

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