MOORELAND MANSION

 

Oviatt Room

Oviatt Room

Full-length French Double Doors and floor-to-ceiling windows on two walls illuminate the Oviatt Room, located directly off of the President's Living Room. Adorning the room is a large brick fireplace and three original light fixtures. This airy room can meet various needs for numerous occasions. Different floor plans allow the Oviatt Room to be used as a banquet area, dance area, classroom or auditorium/theatre. Also adding to the room's capabilities is a complimentary, 80" x 96" electronic audiovisual screen. The Oviatt Room was named after Arthur N. Oviatt, the architect that designed the original mansion.
Restoration Room
The Restoration Room is accessible from the Foyer, Oviatt Room, Dunlap Room and South Verandah. Floor-to-ceiling glass windows and doors, showing off both the house and grounds, surround the room. The bright atmosphere is excellent for dinning, gathering, or even dancing. This sunny multi-purpose room also includes a bar, which is actually the original bar from Mr. Moore's private electric railroad car. The Restoration Room is named in honor of the restoration of Mooreland.

Restoration Room

President's Living Room

President's Living Room

The President's Living Room is located directly off of the foyer. The Steinway grand piano, original to the mansion, is a focal point and a delight to play. The rooms is also graced with a large, early 1920's, portrait of Edward William Moore, who overlooks the Living Room with quiet serenity. Other highlights include a partners' desk, couches, chairs, tables and a window seat where you can enjoy the warmth of a sunny afternoon. In addition, there is a red brick fireplace, which is original to the mansion. This room was named in honor of former Lakeland Community College President Dr. Doty and his wife Diane Doty. Dr. and Mrs. Doty's persistent dedication helped make the Mooreland restoration a reality. Dr. Doty served as President from 1988 until 2001.
Dunlap Room
Upon entering the Dunlap Room, a large, red brick fireplace sets the tone of this dining space. In two of the corners sit china closets, exhibiting Moore family heirloom pieces. Four original light fixtures illuminate the room as well as two large windows facing the front property. Three sets of double doors lead to the Restoration Room, Foyer and Front Porch. Whether serving an exquisite meal or informal luncheon, this cozy room will meet your every need. The room is named after Edward and Anna Dunlap for their generous donations.

Dunlap Room

Foyer

Foyer

Upon entering Mooreland's Foyer, you will immediately be swept back to the year 1898. Four sturdy columns add formality to the Foyer. The wallpaper in this area is a reproduction of the original wall covering. A majestic, wooden staircase stands in the center of the two-story Foyer. To the left of the stairs is a Grandfather Clock, which is an original to the mansion and still keeps time today. The intricate dentil moldings and the maple hardwood floors are a testament to Mr. Moore's appreciation for craftsmanship and quality. The domed light fixture is also original. The President's Living Room, Dunlap Room and Restoration Room also all lie directly off of the foyer.
Everett Room
The Everett Room is one of the largest meeting rooms on the second floor. Windows aligning the eastern and southern walls reveal a magnificent view of the grounds. The room comes equipped with business tables and conference chairs that can be arranged according to the guest's request. Although the room is ideal for important meetings, it also has an enclosed blue slate porch adjoining if the need for fresh air arises. The room is named after Henry Everett, Edward Moore's partner in the Everett-Moore Syndicate.

Everett Room

Norton Room

Norton Room

The Norton Room is a large meeting space. The room is equipped with a built in white board, along with business tables and executive conference chairs that can be arranged according to the guest's wishes. Four large windows sit on the southern wall, allowing for a spectacular view of the rose garden. Restrooms are located directly off of the room. The Norton Room was named after the Eber Norton Farm, which Mooreland was built on. The Retreat, an open function space located directly outside of the Norton Room, is ideal for a continental breakfast or a working lunch buffet.
Other Mooreland Spaces
The Estate Room

The Estate Room is located towards the central/southern area of the mansion. A large mahogany conference table, along with executive conference chairs and a marker board, make the Estate Room ideal for private meetings. If time allows for a quick break, guests can stop and glance at the Moore's Children Books, or take a walk along the enclosed porch surrounding the south side of the room. A restroom is located directly off of The Estate Room. The room's name is in remembrance of the Moore's estate, which today is Mooreland.

Board Room

Upon entering the Board Room, guests are greeted by five large windows that will brighten any meeting. This is one of the largest meeting rooms on the second floor, and is furnished with a large conference table, executive conference chairs and a built in white board. The conference table is actually the original dining room table the Moore's used for formal entertaining. The room is given a century-old feeling by the brick fireplace and Moore family pictures hanging on the wall. There is a restroom adjoining to the Board Room. Stop 52 ½, an open function space located directly outside of the Board Room, is an ideal location for a continental breakfast or a working buffet lunch. Within the space is Mrs. Moore's linen chest. The linen chest is cherry wood and was a wedding gift from Mrs. Moore's Grandfather. Today, it stands on display for all guests to enjoy. Stop 52 ½ is named after Mr. Moore's railroad stop, which serviced the mansion.

Heritage Room

The Heritage Room is located at the western end of the second floor. Three large windows overlooking the grounds illuminate it. A large Mahogany conference table sits in the center of the room, surrounded by executive business chairs and a built in white board. The room is decorated with century-old light fixtures, a brick fireplace and photos of the Moore family. The western location makes this room an ideal spot for afternoon meetings. The name "Heritage" is a reflection of Mooreland's distinction as a century home.

Interurban Room

The Interurban Room's modest size makes is an ideal spot for intense concentration. The room comes equipped with a built in white board, wooden conference table and executive conference chairs. With windows on the northern and eastern sides of the room, natural light illuminates the area. A blue slate porch is located directly off of the room for a breath of fresh air. The Room's name signifies the commencement of the Cleveland, Painesville and Eastern interurban electric railroad service to Lake County on July 4, 1896.

South Verandah

The South Verandah outlines the house on the southern and eastern sides. A green and white awning covers the blue-slate wooden porch. Guests enjoying the Verandah are surrounded by Mooreland's beautiful landscaping, including its magnificent rose garden. The outdoor spot can be used to seat guests and also as a location for a dance floor. In addition, high top tables can be set up for an outdoor cocktail hour. Whether being used for a formal reception or casual brunch, the open-air location is unparalleled during the summer months.