Remains of Spring Hill (Henry C. Phipps estate)

Remains of Spring Hill (Henry C. Phipps estate)


Old Westbury, New York (NY), US
"Spring Hill", designed by John R. Pope, was built for Wall Street stock broker, William L. Stow. In 1906, the 160+ acre estate was purchased by Henry Carnegie Phipps. The house was demolished following the death of Phipps' wife, in 1971 (taxes were costing the family 70K a year for the vacant house). In 2004, the estate was sold with plans for a subdivision.
"Spring Hill", designed by John R. Pope, was built for Wall Street stock broker, William L. Stow. In 1906, the 160+ acre estate was purchased by Henry Carnegie Phipps. The house was demolished following the death of Phipps' wife, in 1971 (taxes were costing the family 70K a year for the vacant house). In 2004, the estate was sold with plans for a subdivision.
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Links: en.wikipedia.org, www.oldlongisland.com
By: Xeba73

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