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Long Island’s Gold Coast on the north shore-The Phipps estate, part of Old Westbury Gardens. Scenes from many movies have been filmed here eg; North by Northwest. Gold Coast Long Island, Long Island Ny, Villas, Old Westbury Gardens, American Mansions, Nassau County, Airlie Beach, Old Mansions, Le Palais

Fading Glory of Long Island's Gold Coast Caught in Pictures

Photos: James Robertson/Pbase At the turn of the last century, Long Island's Gold Coast was the most fashionable escape for America's wealthiest citizens. The Vanderbilts, Astors, Pratts, and...

' Dunstable ', the Winslow Shelby Pierce II estate designed by Babb, Cook & Willard c. 1903 in Bayville . Pierce, an attorney, began his . Paris Architecture, Architecture Plan, Apartment Floor Plans, House Floor Plans, Plaza Design, Architectural Floor Plans, Beautiful House Plans, Cottage Plan, Plantation Homes

'Dunstable'

'Dunstable', the Winslow Shelby Pierce II estate designed by Babb, Cook & Willard c. 1903 in Bayville. Pierce, an attorney, began his career at Dillon & Swayne and was counsel for Jay Gould during the establishment of Gould's Southwest railways. He undertook the reorganization of the Union Pacific Railway Company in 1895 which he completed in 3 years. In 1902 he created the law firm of Pierce & Greer with partner Lawrence Greer. Throughout his life he was at various times general counsel and…

An aerial view of William Collins Whitney 's ' The Manse ' by McKim, Mead & White in Old Westbury . This view gives you an idea of how imm. Old Mansions, Mansions Homes, English House, English Tudor, William Collins, American Mansions, Tudor Style Homes, Victorian Photos, American Country

The Manse / William Collins Whitney Estate

An aerial view of William Collins Whitney's 'The Manse' by McKim, Mead & White in Old Westbury. This view gives you an idea of how immense this house was. Click HERE for more on 'The Manse'.

Half Pudding Half Sauce: "Meudon" The William Dameron Guthrie Estate, Lattingtown, N. Historical Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Architecture Details, Long Island, American Mansions, Newport Rhode Island, Old Mansions, Sea To Shining Sea, English House

Mansions of the Gilded Age including Newport, Gold Coast, New York

Gatsby style: Pictures of the famous mansions of the Gilded Age and Jazz Age, including Newport, Rhode Island, and the Gold Coast on Long Island, New York

NY, East Island, Glen Cove, Matinecock Point (JP Morgan Estate) - built on 140 acres with 41 rooms and 13 baths. American Mansions, American Houses, Great Places, Places To Visit, Glen Cove, Long Island Ny, Vintage New York, Expensive Houses, Gilded Age

'Matinecock Point' Aerial

A 1934 aerial of 'Matinecock Point', the J.P. Morgan Jr. estate designed by Christopher Grant LaFarge c. 1913 on East Island in Glen Cove. Click HERE for more on 'Matinecock Point'.

Half Pudding Half Sauce: "Meudon" The William Dameron Guthrie Estate, Lattingtown, N. Historical Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Architecture Details, Long Island, American Mansions, Newport Rhode Island, Old Mansions, Sea To Shining Sea, English House

"Meudon" The William Dameron Guthrie Estate, Lattingtown, N. Y.

Mr. Guthrie's mother's family lived at Meudon near Paris in the XVIII century, and the name of her father's country place in Ireland wa...

LI News Tonight special report- Reporter Chris Collora reports on Long Island's remaining "Great Gatsby" Gold Coast Mansions and the efforts to preserve the . Research Images, My Past Life, Suffolk County, Long Island Ny, Real Estates, Gilded Age, American Country, High Society, Town And Country

Long Island Gold Coast Mansions part III

LI News Tonight special report- Reporter Chris Collora reports on Long Island's remaining "Great Gatsby" Gold Coast Mansions and the efforts to preserve the ...

North Shore Long Island: Country Houses, covers 40 of the region's most noted homes, representing the breadth and variety of architectural design and the social and sporting life that characterized the North Shore in its golden age. The Great Gatsby 2013, Eagle Nest, Great Neck, Long Island Ny, Old Money, Gilded Age, Mediterranean Homes, Baroque Fashion, North Shore

North Shore Long Island: Country Houses 1890-1950-

Eagle's Nest | Centerport, Long Island, NY. Conceived (1910) as modest bachelor's getaway, William K. Vanderbilt's summer estate grew to include 43-acres of rolling hills and a 24-room Spanish Revival mansion, unique in the region. Note: the 11-hole golf course; a round salt water pool, near the shoreline right; and a boat house and dock, shoreline left. Further left, not pictured, was a huge concrete seaplane hangar. Now Suffolk County's Vanderbilt Museum.

 The gatehouses to Oak Point, Mona's Bayville estate. Suffolk County, Make Way, Historic Houses, Tear Down, Wishing Well, Town And Country, Gold Coast, Long Island, The Past

The gatehouses to Oak Point, Mona's Bayville estate. The trees had grown sufficiently by Evan's time as to practically envelope the houses, where various caretakers and maids lived. Both were torn down to make way for the odious development built there in the seventies. Those houses all cost over a million dollars today. Evan well remembered the crushing depression he felt walking around the property as they were being built. All good things must come to an end.

Long Island Gold Coast Mansions Part I Westbury New York, Architectural Elements, Historic Homes, Gold Coast, Long Island, Old Houses, Living Spaces, Interior Decorating, Nyc

Long Island Gold Coast Mansions Part I

Long Island Gold Coast Mansions Part I - YouTube

Kentuckian Mona Bismarck was the Kim Kardashian of her day. She was a socialite, fashion icon and philanthropist and was the first American to be named "The Best Dressed Woman in the World. Bw Photography, History Museum, Swans, Gold Coast, Kim Kardashian, Divas, Nice Dresses, Culture, Statue

Frazier History Museum dedicates exhibit to the Magnificent Mona Bismarck - Louisville Future

Kentuckian Mona Bismarck was the Kim Kardashian of her day. She was a socialite, fashion icon and philanthropist and was the first American to be named "The Best Dressed Woman in the World."

Old Long Island: 'Oak Point', the Harrison Williams estate originally built for Winslow S. Pierce and designed by Babb, Cook & Willard c. 1903 with Delano & Aldrich alterations c. 1926 (for Williams) as well as the addition of a playhouse. American Mansions, Town And Country, Country Houses, Historic Homes, Victorian Homes, Gold Coast, Long Island, Play Houses, Building

'Oak Point'

' Oak Point ', the Harrison Williams estate originally built for Winslow S. Pierce and designed by Babb, Cook & Willard c. 1903 with Dela...

The Braes, Glen Cove NY - open and scroll down to see more pics by clicking link Glen Cove, Old Mansions, Historic Homes, Victorian Homes, Gold Coast, Long Island, United States, Nyc, House Styles

The Braes, Glen Cove NY

I visited this house on January 29, 2012. This Jacobean-styled house was built in 1912 for Herbert Pratt and his wife. It is the second house to sit on this site. (The first house, a Georg…