Experience the timeless elegance of Heyward Manor, a classic white venue nestled in the picturesque countryside of Iva, SC. Perched gracefully on a gentle hill, this stunning barn venue is a destination that effortlessly combines location, style, and exceptional facilities, making it the perfect choice for couples seeking a truly special wedding destination.
The rich history of Heyward Manor is deeply rooted in the Black family, spanning multiple generations. Founded by brothers Don and Jake on the sprawling grounds of Charlies Creek Nursery, a tree farm established by their father, Heyward Black, this venue was created with the intention of turning wedding dreams into reality, including those of the family themselves. In fact, the inaugural wedding hosted at the venue was a celebration of Heyward Black’s granddaughter. Stepping into the manor, guests are immediately enveloped in a sense of grandeur and spaciousness, as the soaring ceilings reach towards the heavens. The white color scheme and expansive windows flood the space with natural light, beautifully juxtaposed with the rustic wooden beams. Elegant touches like antique furniture and crystal chandeliers further enhance the ambiance, complementing the scenic outdoor grounds. With its photogenic charm, the venue provides the perfect backdrop for a tasteful and rustic photoshoot. Couples can strike a pose on the balcony overlooking the manor or capture idyllic moments by the waterfront. As the sun sets and the festivities continue into the night, the private bridal suite offers a serene sanctuary for couples to retreat and rejuvenate amidst stylish white and gold accents, making it an ideal space for preparation and relaxation.
At Heyward Manor, couples can expect a warm and personalized welcome from the family, who are dedicated to providing expert support throughout the planning process. The venue gladly accommodates outside vendors and offers access to a fully-equipped catering kitchen. Additionally, the knowledgeable staff can offer guidance on the best nearby accommodations for guests, ensuring a seamless and memorable experience for all.