“High Society”

For anyone who has seen the film (and it is a favourite), it is set in Newport at a Jazz Festival … with a comment about the glorious houses being sold.  On our trip to Plymouth, we crossed over the State Line to Rhode Island, and went round the holiday hole of the Vanderbilt’s – stunning … the camera doesn’t do it justice.

Breaker’s Mansion

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The entrance

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Facing the sea

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Yes, his bath has 4 taps – being marble it had to be filled 3 times before it was warm enough … sea water was used.

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The Music Room

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The games room has solid marble walls

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Main Staircase

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