Newport Rhode Island Marble House Mansion 1892. Marble House was built between 1888 and 1892 for Mr. and Mrs. William K. Vanderbilt. It was a summer house, or "cottage", as Newporters called them in remembrance of the modest houses of the early 19th century.
The Breakers is a Vanderbilt mansion located on Ochre Point Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island, United States on the Atlantic Ocean. It is a National Historic Landmark, a contributing property to the Bellevue Avenue Historic District, and is owned and operated by the Preservation Society of Newport County.
The Breakers, Rhode Island, United States. Built for the Vanderbilt family between 1893 to 1895 by the architect Richard Morris Hunt. Situated on cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Probably one of the most extravagant houses built during the 19th century.