"I dream't I dwelt in marble halls"
Devoted to the histories and current state of the great mansions of America's Gilded Age.

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Otto H. Kahn's Estate Oheka Cold Spring Harbor, New York

Oheka from the terrace. 
Sketch by Chester B. Price
http://www.oheka.com/

The estate is also used in the popular TV Series," Royal Pains". 

2 comments:

NYarch said...

While the restoration of Oheka undertaken by Gary Melius is wonderful the rebuilding of the long neglected and nearly lost main formal garden is equally as impressive

Mansions of the Gilded Age, Gary Lawrance, AIA said...

Yes, he did an amazing job! I was there in the 1980s when it a total ruin and if the house wasn't built so well and expensive to demolish it would no longer exist.

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