The Historic Blackwell-Batson Estate is a 4000 sf Bellingrath-style home graced with lovely antique furnishings, crystal and brass chandeliers, gorgeous wood floors throughout, breathtaking black-iron double doors which create a magnificant entrance from a slate-covered porch, and a nostalgic white wrought iron balcony overlooking the expansive grounds of the BBE. Being the beloved homestead of the well-known Blackwell Nursery family, this land is filled with many flowering trees and plants. Featuring an amazing bridal suite with balcony access, full bath, lovely antique furnishings, a beautiful fireplace, and a gilded 3-way mirror for the bride and her ladies' enjoyment during wedding preparation - the BBE also provides a comfortable lounge for the groom and his guests! This historic estate rests on 5 magnolia & oak laden acres which provide space for any size tent or dancefloor! Many great locations for band or dj setup. With three lovely, large Reception Rooms, a beautiful prep kitchen for your caterer's use, numerous settings for amazing photo opportunities, and handicap accessability - The Blackwell-Batson Estate provides the opportunity of a lifetime to host the wedding of your dreams! Call today to reserve your date! Many Spring & Fall Dates Still Open! Our Current Special: Half-price Rehearsal Dinner Booking with a Saturday Wedding Booking!