The 1886 Gilded Age mansion built by distinguished Philadelphia architect George Pearson for hatter/philanthropist John. B. Stetson as a winter home, is FL's first luxury estate (listed, U.S. Nat. Reg. of Historic Places). Completely restored to its magnificence and modernized it serves as a private residence and award-winning FL venue site (tours, dinners, event venue, weddings, dinners, musical affairs). Centrally located in FL, U.S. President Cleveland, a King, and noted names have walked its halls (Mellon, Vanderbilt, Astor, Flagler, DeBary, DeLand, and Edison, who first lighted it with electricity). Features: 10k antique glass panes; French chateau carved wood/glass wall; 16 noted patterns of parquet floors. The famous Christmas Tour welcomes 10k+ guests. Elegant. Opulent. Relevant.
Listing courtesy of BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES FLORIDA NETWORK REALTY.