features. Swannanoa was built for the Dooleys as a token of love for Sallie. On the other hand, it was used by the Russells as a way to spread a message of love. Today, Swannanoa may be visited on particular days that are designated for public tours, otherwise a reservation is needed. Many couples have come from a variety of different places just to be married at this beautiful estate. Swannanoa is a gorgeous home and will surely be used in years to come for many different purposes.