The Banker's House is a mansion wedding venue situated in Shelby, North Carolina. Dating back to 1875, this inviting property is the perfect location for couples looking for a celebration backdrop full of historic charm. It was constructed with a highly eclectic Second Empire architectural style, that was inspired by Napoleonic Paris and popular during the late 19th century. Known as one of the state’s most well-known historical mansions and has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Though updated for a feeling of modern comfort, this landmark property retains a feeling of timeless elegance, from the antique furniture to the twinkling chandeliers. Easily accessible from a number of major cities, it is the perfect place for a secluded celebration and is just a 45-minute drive from both Charlotte and Asheville.
Facilities and Capacity
Located on two acres of land in uptown Shelby, The Banker’s House can accommodate weddings of up to 400 guests. It features a number of event spaces to host every stage of your celebration, from your rehearsal dinner to your beautiful reception. Spread out across over 5,300 square feet, the main house features a grand staircase, a bridal boudoir, a groom’s suite, and more. Outdoor celebrations can be held in the spacious gardens, which features vibrant greenery, manicured lawns, and charming paved areas, perfect for ceremonies and cocktail hours. With over 2,700 square feet of event space, the rustic barn has been fully renovated for modern comfort and vintage splendor. It is the perfect spot for a fun-filled reception
The Banker's House Price Rates
We are happy to report that we are "on" for November's First Friday Tours at The Banker's House! If you have ever wanted to get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of The Banker’s House, then this is your chance! Join us for First Friday Tours on the first Friday of every month. We are extending our tour hours to 3 – 6 p.m. in order to allow for social distancing. Cost is $7 at the door.
If you can’t make it on a First Friday, you can book your private party tour for a groups of six or more people by calling Carolyn Jackson at (980) 404-0096.