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Friday February 22, 2019

Looking for a scenic spot for your perfect wedding day? Here are three destinations for a wedding with a view in Martinsville-Henry County, Virginia.

Philpott Lake Overlook & Parks

Nestled among the rolling foothills of Virginia's Blue Ridge, Philpott Lake is a scenic wonderland. The lake covers 3,000 acres with 100 miles of shoreline.

Take advantage of the scenic overlook and have an absolutely gorgeous backdrop for your outdoor wedding. With the rippling waters of the lake just behind you and the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance, say "I do" in the peaceful surroundings of Philpott.

 

Stoneleigh Estate

This 1926 Tudor mansion is nestled in the Virginia foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and overlooks 56 acres of manicured lawns, forest, and recently refurbished formal gardens. It is crafted out of stone from the nearby Smith River. The interior décor is European chic with modern conveniences. From antique wooden architectural to modern additions, there is a variety of beauty throughout the rooms of the estate. Whether indoors or out, Stoneleigh Estate offers a range of elegant architectural and natural features that are sure to enhance your wedding experience.

Stoneleigh is listed on the National Historic Registry and is the former home of Virginia Governor Thomas B. Stanley. It is available for special events (both home and grounds). Please contact the manager for details through Airbnb.

 

Mountain Valley Brewing

Overlooking a valley and a 450-acre farm, Mountain Valley Brewing offers a perfect opportunity to enjoy the only hand-crafted beer in Henry County while strolling through the hop yard, touring the small brewery, chatting in the cozy taproom, listening to live music outside under the new pavilion or playing yard games while enjoying the beautiful views.  

It also is a unique outdoor wedding location in MHC. The rolling land of the farm offers a quaint outdoor backdrop for your outdoor wedding. 

Tags: Insider's Tips, Mountain Valley Brewing , Philpott Lake