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P.O. Box 45, Cartersville, VA, 23027
Phone: 804.375.3666

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Services Provided: Coordinators, Venues

Areas Served: Central

A Formal , Elegant , Historic Wedding Venue
Featuring a Manor House with Spacious Grounds and Sweeping Views

Centrally located between Richmond and Charlottesville Virginia, this historic Georgian-style mansion with Palladian windows is perfect for a cocktail reception of 50-75. Add a tent for seated dinner receptions.

A picturesque ballroom with a large bay window looks out to a long eastern view of the meadowlands and horse paddocks.

A magnificent huge magnolia graces the garden for your pleasure. Newstead can accommodate tented events for up to 200 guests within the eleven acre white board fenced grounds.

For beautiful photos, an elegant staircase awaits the bride.

A 1905 Steinway O graces the twelve by thirty-seven foot grand hallway.

Use of the Steinway is included in the rental fee.


$1800.00 January, February, March

$2250.00 April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December

$300.00 - garden fee *applies only if placing chairs, tables, tent on lawn*

SECURITY DEPOSIT: $1,000.00 - refundable after event

NUMBER OF EVENTS PER DAY: one (1) to end by midnight

* 150 Guest Reception & Ceremony Package $11,750.00 includes

Venue & Venue Management

Ceremony set-up & white chairs

30 x 60 dinner tent

12 x 12 dance floor

Dinner tables, candle/floral centerpieces, linens, flatware & glassware

Wait staff for service and clean-up

4-buffet tables & linens

Buffet with main dish and two sides

Beverages: water, ice tea, lemonade

Table side beverage service

Place card table & linens

DJ station & electricity


10 x 20 bar tent with 2-bar tables & linens

6 appetizers & "signature" cocktail

Wedding cake, table, cake plateau, knife & server

Crystal Bride & Groom Toasting Glasses, clear plastic plates

Wedding Cake cutting and service

Portable Toilet Facilities

SECURITY DEPOSIT: $1,000.00 - refundable after event

Deposits and Guarantees: A nonrefundable deposit of $2,000 is due at the signing of the contract.
25% of the final bill is due six (6) months prior to the function. The remaining balance is due in full 72 hours prior to the function. A cashiers check or money order is requested for final payment. The guarantee of guest counts and meal choices are due 72 hours prior to the function.

Make it your House for the Day!

* The Manor House interior and gardens

* 150 Guest Reception & Ceremony Package $11,750.00

* Your choice of ceremony locations

* Your ample two-hour rehearsal

* The Bridal changing room

* Only one event per day

* Customized menu by our preferred caterer

* Preferred vendors provide your tent, tables & chairs, food & beverage service, linens & place settings

* On-site manager throughout your event

* On-site wedding coordinator (additional charge)

* Accommodating events from 25 to 200 guests

* Adequate on-site parking. Disabled access.

* Three overnight guestrooms (additional charge)

* Centrally located between Richmond & Charlottesville

Special Note: Events of 75 or greater guests require a tent rental.

For information and reservations contact:

Carol Carper Wright

804 375 3666

Newstead is a private residence, appointments are required.

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