Carolands - Hillsborough, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 33.305 W 122° 22.251
10S E 555570 N 4156638
Quick Description: Large mansion in Hillsborough, CA
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 11/3/2008 12:09:12 PM
Waymark Code: WM533G
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member WalruZ
Views: 25

Long Description:
"Harriet Pullman Carolan, heiress to the Pullman railroad car company fortune, constructed this lavish mini-palace in 1915-16, the focal point of a fully landscaped 500-acre estate. Willis Polk supervised construction of the American Renaissance-design residence, which is an adaptation of Vaux le Vicomte, also prototype for the Palace of Versailles. In the early 1950s, Countess Lillian Remillard Dandini acquired the chateau and the six remaining acres of land." (visit link)

Marker Number: 886.00

Marker Name: Carolands

County: San Mateo

Has Official CA Plaque: no

Marker Dedication Date: 5/9/1975

565 Remillard Rd, Hillsborough

Website: Not listed

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