Explore a Real-Life Castle
George and Edith Vanderbilt's
250-room family home and country retreat is in Asheville, NC. Original
art from masters such as Renoir, 16th-century tapestries,
Napoleon's chess set, a library with 10,000 volumes,
a Banquet Hall with a 70-foot ceiling, 65 fireplaces, an indoor pool,
bowling alley, and priceless antiques. This French Renaissance chateáu
is America's largest privately owned home.