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Old 08-08-2008, 12:22 PM
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Default Re: A few historical Rothschild estates


Halton House - Halton House is a country house situated in the Chiltern Hills above the village of Halton in Buckinghamshire, England. It was built for Alfred de Rothschild between 1880 and 1883. It is currently used as the main officers' mess for RAF Halton. See Halton House - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia .


Mentmore Towers - The house was built between 1852 and 1854 for Baron Mayer de Rothschild, who needed a house close to London. Later other Rothschild family homes were built at Tring in Hertfordshire, Ascott, Aston Clinton, Waddesdon and Halton. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mentmore_Towers

Château de Ferrières - Château de Ferrières is a French château built between 1855 and 1859 by Baron James de Rothschild. Rothschild ownership of the Château de Ferrières was passed down through the male line according to the rule of primogeniture. Considered the most important 19th century château in France, it is located on Rue Rucherie in Ferrières-en-Brie in the Seine et Marne département of France about 26 km east of Paris. See Château de Ferrières - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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