Historic Garden Estate 

A luxurious estate wedding and private events venue

A Secluded Country Retreat 

From the moment you arrive along the beautiful tree-lined driveway, you’ll know Great Marsh Estate is the perfect Virginia setting for your wedding day. Our renowned Georgian Mansion, with restored period features and illustrious heritage and charm, is set in over 121 acres of lawn and woodland, close to the town of Warrenton and only an hour drive to Washington, DC.

The luxury bridal suite and wedding guest bedrooms make Great Marsh Estate your very own exclusive country house. Our gorgeous guest bedrooms are offered for exclusive use by you and your closest friends and family, giving you the perfect space to retreat to after your special day.  Each room has been designed with you and your guests’ needs in mind, from the spiraling staircase, twelve foot ceilings, gorgeous mirrors and lighting in the Bridal Suite and its panoramic views of the lawn, to the relaxing and luxurious interiors of the five guest bedrooms.

What We Host


Virginia elopements and intimate weddings of up to 50 guests can be accommodated in the mansion. The Stable reception venue will host up to 200 guests. 

Corporate Parties

Holiday gatherings, team building retreats, and executive meetings are welcomed at Great Marsh. 

Social Events

The mansion is a perfect location for intimate bridal showers, engagement parties, and birthday celebrations


What We Provide


Being managed by Main Street Weddings allows us to provide nearly all of the rentals you would normally need for your event. Tables, chairs, linens, flatware, glassware, unique decor, and more.

  • 4' round tables
  • 5' round tables
  • 6' round tables
  • 6' banquet tables
  • 8' banquet tables
  • Cocktail tables
  • Ceremony chairs
  • Dinner chairs
  • In-stock linens (Main Street Weddings)
  • Discounted pricing on all specialty decor from Main Street Weddings


Standard rentals will include access to the following facilities on the property:

  • Great Marsh Manor 1st floor
  • Great Marsh Manor Grooms Lounge
  • Great Marsh Manor 2nd floor Master Suite
  • South Lawn
  • South Courtyard
  • North Courtyard
  • The Stable


Intimate Parties

Elopements, holiday gatherings, and other small events are perfect for just the Manor. Depending on seating style, we can accommodate up to 50 guests. The rental fee starts at $4250.

The Stable

Restoration is underway to create a chic reception venue for up to 200 guests in the historic barn at Great Marsh. Renovations will be completed by late spring 2018. The Stable starts at $7,500 for weekend events and includes rental and setup of all tables, chairs, and linens. The Stable is climate controlled and includes indoor restroom facilities. 

Larger Events

We have 70 acres of cleared land available for events that require more space. If you prefer to maximize the picture perfect grounds for your reception, we would recommend the use of sail tents. We do not include the rental of the tent, however, we work closely with companies that can help. Tent site fee starts at $4,500 and requires a two night minimum stay in the mansion. 


Ready to plan your event?

We look forward to hearing about your wedding vision and plans! Tours by appointment only.