The Parsonage at St. Johannes is a beautifully renovated Circa 1846 compound located in the heart of Historic Charleston. Guests are transported to another time as they celebrate in one of the oldest sections of the city. This grand home boasts large rooms on the first level, two iconic Charleston piazzas, and an intimate courtyard with surrounding garden for entertaining. Live like a true Charlestonian the week of your wedding in the three gracefully appointed guest rooms with adjoining piazza on the second level.
The Parsonage offers entertaining on the first floor piazza, and in the courtyard and garden. A bridal suite and two dressing rooms on the second level are available for your use the day of your event. We can accommodate up to 80 guests for any event ending by 9pm.
List of Amenities
Historic home located in the heart of Historic Charleston
Can I choose my own caterer?
Yes! You may choose anyone who is local, licensed and insured. Ask us for our favorites!
Do I have to hire an event coordinator or wedding planner?
Yes! We require a designated planner for all weddings, and events at our venues. As always, we’re happy to give suggestions.
What is the deposit to have an event at your venue?
Cooper River Room - 50% deposit to book, remaining balance due 30 days before the event
Sweetgrass Pavilion - We require the full rental fee at rental agreement signing
Camden Room - 50% deposit to book, remaining balance due 30 days before the event
Shed Downtown - 50% deposit to book, remaining balance due 30 days before the event
All event specific logistical, & security costs arranged and due 30 days before the event.
Do I need an appointment to tour the venue?
Yes! Below is the contact information to schedule an appointment:
Cooper River Room and Sweetgrass Pavilion
Whitney Sutphin [email protected]
843-849-8091 ext. 1