Estate of Things
The first thought that comes to mind as you drive up to Cairnwood Estate is, “I wonder how long it takes to mow that lawn.” And just as the enormous castle-like estate appears like a mountain in the distance, all thoughts about the grass suddenly disappear. As you exit your vehicle and make your entrance into the beautiful foyer, you are immediately transported back to the 19th century. Gilded frames, ornate moldings, massive fireplaces are but a small portion of the interior décor that catch your eye. To the right is a quiet library, perfect for an open bar; and to the left is a corridor that takes guests to three different rooms, ideal for dining. An elegant master staircase bounds above a quaint and hidden powder room in the great room. From there, a grand doorway opens to a grand terrace which overlooks the grand backyard that you noticed in the beginning, and suddenly you worry about the grass again. But as a server comes your way with a tray full of specialty cocktails, you immediately forget about the grass and indulge in tasteful perfection. Cairnwood Estate is a beautiful place to hold any kind of elegant affair in which guests will feel like guests to a great Gatsby party. Rich with history and handsome décor, this estate in upstate Pennsylvania has it all.
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