Who owned the Meadowbrook mansion?

Who owned the Meadowbrook mansion?

Matilda Dodge Wilson
A National Historic Landmark, Meadow Brook Hall is the historic home of one of the automotive aristocracy’s most remarkable women, Matilda Dodge Wilson, her second husband Alfred Wilson, a lumber broker and their four children, Frances and Danny Dodge, and Richard and Barbara Wilson.

Who built Meadow Brook Hall in Michigan?

Meadow Brook Hall

Built 1926–1929
Architect William E. Kapp Smith, Hinchman & Grylls
Architectural style Tudor Revival
NRHP reference No. 79001166
Significant dates

How many fireplaces does Meadow Brook Hall have?

In 2012, Meadow Brook Hall became quite familiar with these masonry terms, when restoration work on four of The Hall’s 39 chimneys was tackled in a big way.

How big is the Dodge mansion?

88,000 square feet
The mansion was built between 1926 and 1929 for $4 million. This whopper is 88,000 square feet with 110 rooms! The exterior and most of the interior rooms were designed in the Tudor-revival style.

What brand owns Dodge?

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles FCA owns Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Jeep, Maserati, and Ram.

Where is Meadow Brook Hall located?

Meadow Brook Hall is located at 350 Estate Drive, Rochester, Mich., on the campus of Oakland University. For more information about getting there, visit our Hours, Directions and Parking page . For more information about Meadow Brook daily tours, call (248) 364-6200 or complete our contact form.

How much did Meadow Brook Hall cost in 1929?

Constructed between 1926 and 1929, for $4 million, Meadow Brook Hall represents one of the finest examples of Tudor-revival architecture in America. To learn more about Meadow Brook Hall or schedule a tour, call (248) 364-6200 or complete our contact form.

Is Meadow Brook Hall wheelchair accessible?

The rate is valid for Daily House Tours, Behind the Scenes Tours, or Walking Estate Tours. Electric wheelchairs and scooters are allowed inside Meadow Brook Hall where space permits. Our Guided and Self-Guided House tours are barrier-free and wheelchair accessible. The Behind-the-Scenes tour is not fully wheelchair accessible.

What is the history of Meadow Brook?

Built in 1929, Meadow Brook represents one of the finest examples of Tudor-revival architecture in America, and is especially renowned for its superb craftsmanship, architectural detailing and grand scale. All Meadow Brook tour tickets must be booked online in advance. Our current tour options are available below!