Thursday, May 13, 2010
'Valleybrook Farm', the estate of J. Henry Alexandre enlarged by Warren & Clark c. 1918 in Glen Head (now Old Brookville) with landscaping by Marian Coffin. Alexandre was a partner in the stock brokerage firm of W.E. Burnet & Co. In 1924 Mr. & Mrs. Alexandre hosted a luncheon at the house for the Prince of Wales. The following year the house suffered a fire that cost an estimated $100,000. Click HERE to see 'Valleybrook Farm' on google earth and HERE on bing.