Today's clicks – Biltmore Estate, Asheville

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Asheville is a city in the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains in North Carolina  known for it’s scenic greenery, natural wonders and architectural history . Today’s photographs are from  the famous Biltmore estate and gardens located in Asheville .It is the largest privately owned home in America built by George Vanderbilt between 1889 – 1895 and in about  6950 acres of land and is a grand estate. The house is designed in the style of a French Renaissance château. It has four acres of floor space and 250 rooms , dining rooms, sitting rooms, 34 bedrooms, 43 bathrooms, 65 fireplaces, three kitchens, an indoor swimming pool, and an indoor bowling alley among many others. There are self guided tours as well to this private estate and it is very well worth a visit! The massive home with its wonderful historical architecture is truly mesmerizing. Today’s post has pictures from the Biltmore house and hope you enjoy it.Please do visit back for my follow up  post with pictures of the beautiful Biltmore gardens which was breathtaking as well!

Biltmore House , panaromic view

Biltmore house, Close up


Part of a Dining Room


well decorated rooms


Another Dining room


beautiful China on the table


fireplace


Biltmore house – Full view source : pexels.com


fireplace


 

bowling alley – for Entertainment


 

swimming pool


 

Mr.Vanderbilts bedroom


 

bedroom


 

hallway , a portrait can be seen


 

Mrs.Vanderbilt’s bedroom


 

bedroom contd , the decorations are breathtaking


 

Amazing to think all this architecture is from 1889s


 

Mrs.Vandebilts bed


 

Gymnasium, with showers


 

one of the many kitchens


 

kitchen upclose


 

Fireplace – close up


 

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20 Comments

  • Reply
    savvysouthindian
    September 12, 2017 at 10:38 pm

    Wow! This place looks amazing!

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      InspiresN
      September 13, 2017 at 9:41 am

      It is a lovely place indeed Latha, Thanks for stopping by !

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    Megala
    September 13, 2017 at 2:01 am

    Magnificent Biltmore estate !

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      InspiresN
      September 13, 2017 at 9:43 am

      Thank you Megala , it was wonderful to see the massive home and architecture of those days!

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    themagicaloven
    September 13, 2017 at 2:53 am

    Such beautiful pics

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      InspiresN
      September 13, 2017 at 9:56 am

      Thank you Pooja! There was a lot of beautiful architecture to capture!

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    Untraveled Routes
    September 15, 2017 at 12:17 am

    Thank you for showing us Asheville via your candid pictures.
    Cheers, Charu

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      InspiresN
      September 15, 2017 at 9:38 am

      It’s my absolute pleasure! Thank you Charu for stopping by and comments!

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    Reema
    September 16, 2017 at 7:54 am

    Splendid… Incredible… Something this beautiful does really exist!! Wow!!

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      InspiresN
      September 16, 2017 at 9:06 am

      Thank you so much for the comments Reema! Appreciate it and so glad you liked it.

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    Sandhya
    September 18, 2017 at 12:38 am

    Loved your photos! what a gorgeous place!

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      InspiresN
      September 18, 2017 at 11:11 am

      Thanks a lot Sandhya, it is really a beautiful place !

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    PS
    September 18, 2017 at 5:04 pm

    Its Beautiful and gigantic palace. I have been there in NC and heard about it but couldn’t visit there, but as you have shared many picture, now I won’t be regretted. Thanks for this post.

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      InspiresN
      September 19, 2017 at 11:42 am

      Thank you very much. I am so happy to hear that you could enjoy the Biltmore house through this post .Please do visit again for a post and pictures on the Biltmore gardens very soon.

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        PS
        September 19, 2017 at 1:02 pm

        Sure. I would love to.

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    Ranthambore National Park
    September 26, 2017 at 2:10 am

    Stunning! This place looks amazing!..Such lovely pics..

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    Reginia
    December 26, 2017 at 10:31 pm

    Great site. Just had a quick read.

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    Louis Dallara Fine Art Photography
    January 23, 2018 at 7:28 am

    Great photos

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      InspiresN
      January 23, 2018 at 8:22 pm

      Glad to hear you liked the photos! Thank you so much!

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