Eagle's Nest was the summer residence of William Kissam Vanderbilt (1878-1944.) It was designed by Warren & Wetmore architects. Whitney Warren was a cousin of the Vanderbilts and spent ten years at the École des Beaux Arts, Paris. The Spanish Revival Mansion has 24 rooms. It was built in three stages from 1910 until 1935. William Kissam Vanderbilt was born in New York city. He was the second child and first son of William Kissam Vanderbilt and Alva Erskine Smith. He traveled to Europe frequently, and sailed the globe on yachts owned by his father. He named this summer residence "Deepdale."
Location: Centerport, Long Island
Country: United States