Look Up: The Uptown Mansion That Could Double as a Vampire's Residence

A Chaotic Design

The home is considered to be French Gothic, but it truly looks more ecclesiastical than any home of that period. The ornamentation is wild and chaotic and features numerous figures, both large and small scattered around. The entrance is on 79th Street and in fact its frontage on Fifth Avenue is quite small, compared to many of the other buildings, perhaps a testament to the comparatively smaller wealth of its owners.

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