Looking for a rustic home almost as old as our country for your event? The Governor Owsley Home is the perfect venue. This 200 plus
year old home, located in beautiful central Kentucky, has been beautifully restored by the Lancaster Historical Society and updated with a
few modern features for your convenience.

Pleasant Retreat (circa 1804) is the restored and furnished home of Kentucky's 16th governor, William Owsley. Original single story
kitchens, with low ceilings and enormous fireplaces, are connected to the main house. The enclosed breezeway contains an updated
bathroom with soaking tub and warming kitchen. The Federal portion of the house greets you with a spacious entry and reception room.
The dining room and parlor are perfect for entertaining. The spacious two story stairway leads to a Groom's Suite on the right complete
with a sleeping porch. The suite to the left is comprised of three rooms and a private staircase. Complete with a large room for the Bride,
a room for the Bridal Party, and a room for other important members of the family to prepare for the wedding or Event.
Wallpaper painted in Paris, France in 1818 gives the spacious conference room a look of elegance. Picture ops abound with five porches,
original brick, sprawling lawns, ancient trees, a rustic carriage house with stairs and a porch, and beautiful views stretching to
Tennessee. The house was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1975. Additional information about the historic
Governor William Owsley House is available

Located South of Lexington in Garrard County, Lancaster serves as the county seat in the Bluegrass Region of Kentucky at the foothills of
the Appalachian Mountains.The Lancaster Square is a hub of activity at the intersection of Highways 27 and 52. Lancaster is an important
part of Kentucky History. Centrally located near Lexington, Nicholasville, Richmond, Berea, Stanford, Harrodsburg, and Danville.

Events are posted on our Face Book Event Page
Second Tuesday Teas
September 21 OKTOBERFEST Weekend
September 28 Murder at The Grand Gatsby
October 19 Wizard Extravaganza Junior at Noon, Adult in the evening
November 16 Murder at The Mansion A Killer Feast
December 8 Christmas Brunch
December 14 Murder at The Ugly Christmas Sweater Party
December 21 Christmas Dinner at The Mansion
The Governor William Owsley Home
Events, Receptions, & Weddings
656 Stanford Road Lancaster, Kentucky 40444
Contact Us at 859-221-4975 for information about
Second Tuesday Low Teas, Monthly Murder Mystery Dinners, and Holiday Diners & Brunch.