About Magnolia Manor Plantation B&B
Based in Warrenton, North Carolina, Magnolia Manor Plantation B&B is a rustic wedding venue near Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill. Between the old barn and pecan trees, the country farm setting is out of a Pinterest board dream. The 13 acres of secluded land is ideal for taking a break from busy city life. With multiple packages to choose from, Magnolia Manor is devoted to helping you plan a special, stress-free day.
Facilities and Capacity
The private wedding venue can accommodate up to 250 guests. For outdoor ceremonies, couples can say their vows under heritage oaks or in a pecan orchard. Another option is the Manor House porch, located under a blooming magnolia tree. The Carriage House is a renovated barn ideal for rehearsal dinners, ceremonies and receptions. Its 2,000-square-foot deck can accommodate the dinner buffet, cake table and dance floor. Guests can also enjoy two bathrooms and bar made from an old silo. Together, the Carriage House and Carriage House Pavilion offer 4,400 square feet of charming space.
The staff at Magnolia Manor Plantation B&B will gladly arrange the site to meet your needs. They offer several all-inclusive packages, along with in-house catering. Their services include:
- Event planning
- Liability insurance
- Lighting and sound
- Wireless internet
At Magnolia Manor, the executive chef and culinary staff can design delicious meals in a full commercial kitchen. They offer the following serving styles and catering services:
- Hors d’oeuvres
- Southern BBQ rehearsal dinner
- Breakfast buffet
- Custom wedding cake
- Cake cutting
As a bed and breakfast, the venue offers comfortable rooms designed with tasteful antiques. Their rooms include:
- Gentleman’s Parlor Suite
- Ladies’ Parlor Suite
- Carriage Suite
- Orchard Suite
Magnolia Manor has a bridal suite available. They also provide on-site parking and wheelchair access.
Couples are welcome to host their bridal shower, elopement, engagement party, rehearsal dinner, ceremony and reception. To enhance their wedding experience, they can also choose from the following additional services:
- Horse and carriage entrance
- Interim garden reception
- Early arrival
- Floral design
In 1859, the original manor house was built and owned by John Watson. Today, Magnolia Manor is owned and operated by Larry and Sheila Carver, who acquired the house and land in 1997. After renovating and reconditioning the house, they opened the venue in February 2003. The manor is also listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.
Magnolia Manor is about one hour from Raleigh, Durham and Raleigh-Durham International Airport. It is about 25 minutes from Interstate-85.
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