Sunday, January 17, 2010


'Killenworth', the George du Pont Pratt estate designed by Trowbridge & Ackerman c. 1913 in Glen Cove. The house was later purchased by the U.S.S.R. and used as a United Nations retreat. Click HERE to see the brochure from when 'Killenworth' was for sale. Click HERE to see 'Killenworth' on google earth.

Pictures from Architectural Record, 1914.


Anonymous said...

Another great post :)
Is it possible to see it on Google earth?

Anonymous said...

Another great post!!! :)
Is it possible to see it on Google Earth?

An Aesthete's Lament said...

The pool is quite beautiful. But the architecture is merely august in effect. Noble but dull.