Buy Historic Manor and Get Established Wedding Business

Earn $65K Annually by Living In Your Home, Pine Manor in Mt Prospect, NW Suburbs of Chicago Illinois. Chicagoland’s only home-based wedding chapel is now for sale. Will you be the next proprietor of Pine Manor intimate wedding venue?

Biz Quest Listing features this amazing single family home for sale with business. This really is a deal for the right person. Someone who loves hosting parties… and making people happy all while living in this beautiful 1920s manor. #smallbusinessforsale

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A Tradition Since 1922 – Central Continental Bakery

Central Continental Bakery is Pine Manor’s wedding cake and baked goods partner. CCB is featured on and has been a Mount Prospect tradition since opening its doors in 1922. The bakery’s website describes four generations of the best bakers in the Chicagoland area and it’s no surprise that everyone raves about the delicious wedding cakes, pastries and baked goods that we use at our weddings and receptions.

CCB Wedding Cake at Pine Manor
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William T Mott, Honored City Trustee & DAMP President – Owner 1937 – 1952

William T Mott, Pine Manor Owner from 1937 – 1952. 

William T Mott was married to Grace and they had one son. In 1940 the Motts hosted a table tennis meeting to plan a team to play (ping-pong) against other cities here at Pine Manor.

Table Tennis Article
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Rev Pam’s Story

Weddings Held In a Private Home, a Tradition Created by Mr Busse Himself!

Rev Pam is a retired agency producer, and Interfaith wedding officiant, and began marring couples at their wedding locations almost 35 years ago. Rev Pam travels a 5 state area to perform both legal and spiritual marriage ceremonies, Same Sex Commitment ceremonies, and legal Pagan Handfastings.

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Same Sex Welcome! LGBTQ Weddings at Historic Pine Manor

Rev Pam has been Serving the LGBTQ community since… ALWAYS! Proud to be one of the first and most active participants in equal rights of marriage. And, as always, proudly serving the pagan and Muslim Islamic communities too!

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Pine Manor Owners

Through property deeds and Cook County records we have the current land property ownership timeline for Pine Manor. We know the home was built in 1929 and was finished that August. 

Dated June 13, 1929, this picture shows the second floor of Pine Manor being built
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Mrs. P & Me Restaurant and Bar

Mrs P & Me has a long history in the Mt Prospect area.  This 1920’s restaurant and bar has been serving residents for nearly 100 years. Now. Mrs. P and Me has partnered with Rev Pam to offer a special discount to all of her wedding couples and their guests for dinner and after party events.

Mrs. P and Me is Pine Manor’s wedding partner for dinner and after party events – 15% off for Rev Pam’s couples!

Read more about PinePERKS here.

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The Van Jean Then and Now

The Van Jean Sears Honor Bilt Homes: 1928

PINE MANOR’s Building Plans
The Van Jean is an unusually well arranged Dutch Colonial house. It has many special features not generally found in houses of this price. It has a charming entrance that gives an atmosphere of welcome. It has Colonial windows with divided lights above and one light below. Add to this the white siding and contrasting red or green roof with the red brick chimney and you have a home that is sure to charm the most critical.

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Development around Pine Manor in the 1920’s

When researching Pine Manor’s history, Reverend Pam ran across a Daily Herald article from 2014 about the annual Mount Prospect holiday house walk.  The homes chosen that year were in the Pine Manor neighborhood. The article points out a few cool things.

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