For a glam couple like Bennifer, one wedding ceremony is nowhere close to sufficient! Newlyweds Ben Affleck, 50, and Jennifer Lopez, 53, are reportedly set for a second, three-day celebration at his sprawling Georgia property beginning on August 19. The well-known couple, who’ve been engaged prior to now earlier than breaking apart in 2004, will reportedly start the festivities with a rehearsal dinner, adopted by a marriage ceremony and different actions.
Their shock Las Vegas wedding ceremony on July 16 made Ben and Jen, together with their respective youngsters, an formally blended household — and resulted in a brand new title for Jennifer Lynn Affleck. Now, it’s time to share their pleasure with further household associates. Right here’s all the things to find out about Ben’s Georgia house, as the brand new couple prepares to host their second wedding ceremony.
Inside Ben’s Georgia House
Ben’s property, the very definition of “Southern allure,” is situated in Riceboro, Georgia, simply exterior of Savannah. In accordance with Houses and Gardens, the 87-acre property overlooks the gorgeous North Newport River on Hampton Island. Emerald inexperienced, sweeping, and remoted, it’s the best setting for a romantic late summer season celebration.
The property reportedly has no fewer than three homes. At 6,000 sq. toes, a fundamental residence has three bedrooms and 5 bogs. One other, bigger home dubbed the “Oyster Home” is an enormous 10,000 sq. foot constructing with 5 common bedrooms, three grasp suites, and enjoyable rustic bunkbeds for younger guests.
A “Summer season Cottage” with a tin roof and unique brickwork hearth is right for internet hosting summer season barbecues, per Houses & Gardens. Its out of doors deck, stone tiled flooring, and uncovered beam ceiling additionally make it a uniquely inviting area for visitors.
Exterior Ben’s Georgia House
The nautical theme all through extends to the house’s riverfront dock, the place a duplicate of creator Ernest Hemingway‘s fishing boat, Pilar, reportedly rests. That’s no shock, provided that the country bunk beds within the Oyster Home had been produced from the salvaged timber of out-of-commission crusing ships. The romantic dock is linked to a protracted bridge, which leads guests again to the expansive deck off the Summer season Cottage.
It’s exhausting to think about, however the Shakespeare in Love actor as soon as tried to dump the breathtaking property that can now host his wedding ceremony celebration. Ben listed the house and tried to promote it for about $8 million again in 2019. He later pulled it off the market, and it’s a great factor. Having seen the unbelievable pictures of the property’s cozy library, shiny white bogs, equestrian amenities, round driveway, and eating space match for royalty, it’s exhausting to think about Bennifer 2.0 celebrating anyplace else.
Earlier than the large Georgia wedding ceremony bash, the celebrity couple made it official by registering for a wedding license in Clark County, NV on Saturday, July 16. In accordance with the license submitting obtained by Hollywoodlife (beneath), Jennifer is taking Ben’s final title, as she is listed as “Jennifer Affleck.” On the time, the “Ready For Tonight” hitmaker dished on all the main points on her On the JLo publication, including, “We did it. Love is gorgeous. Love is sort. And it seems love is affected person. Twenty years affected person.”
The Marriage ceremony
Ben’s house remodeled into a beautiful wedding ceremony venue on the helm of occasion planner Colin Cowie, who oversaw the three-day affair that reportedly value $400K. Vehicles might be seen coming into the property days forward of their Aug. 20 wedding ceremony, with catering and social gathering gear, together with a number of white tents. A eating space was additionally seen set-up on the finish of the dock space, presumably for both the smaller rehearsal dinner or the marriage reception.
The marriage occasions kicked off with an Aug. 19 rehearsal dinner, adopted by the ceremony and reception on Aug. 20. The couple might be seen strolling down a protracted white aisle after the ceremony, officiated by Jay Shetty, as their youngsters walked behind them. Jennifer’s baby Emme, 14, and Ben’s daughter Seraphina, 13, assisted the Bronx native together with her 20 foot lengthy veil, whereas Violet, 16, Max, 14, and Samuel, 10, had been additionally seen within the photos.
Different inside pictures, obtained by the Every day Mail, confirmed Ben’s love of movie with Casablanca and Gone With The Wind posters, that additionally gave the impression to be a part of the marriage decor. Rustic wood chairs and tables might be seen surrounding a beautiful off-white 4 layered cake, alongside a wood signal studying “child, i like u,” in reference to her 2003 music.
Mary Ellers is Wahu Times’s senior journalist covering federal politics. She has previously wrote for NPR and is a regular contributor to Medium. Mary graduated from Georgetown University’s journalism school with distinction in 2014.