Pre-War Style

  • Home Exterior: Pre-War Apartment in Brooklyn, N.Y.

    In addition to all its indoor delights, the pre-war apartment also offers a private terrace with views of Prospect Park.   See the Image

  • Bedroom: Pre-War Apartment in Brooklyn, N.Y.

    In this large bedroom — one of five in the apartment — a decadent chandelier drops down from the richly detailed coffered ceiling. An unusual carved doorway hints at Morocco. A fireplace keeps things…   See the Image

  • Bathroom: Pre-War Apartment in Brooklyn, N.Y.

    You may be smack dab in the middle of one of the world's busiest cities, but step into this serene bathroom with its enormous copper tub and suddenly, everything else fades away.   See the Image

  • William Randolph Hearst's NYC Home: Gallery

    When most people think of William Randolph Hearst's home, they think of San Simeon, his extravagant California castle. Before San Simeon, though, there was 137 Riverside Drive. Hearst was initially a…   Read the Blog

  • William Randolph Hearst's NYC Home: Great Room

    In 1913, Hearst built a quintuplex on the top floors of a Riverside Drive building. The quintuplex was later divided into smaller units, including this $38 million co-op.   See the Gallery

  • William Randolph Hearst's NYC Home: Solarium

    The solarium was added to the apartment in the mid-1990s. Hearst bought the building in 1913 for $950,000 and expanded the three-story penthouse into a quintuplex — the largest apartment in New York…   See the Image

  • William Randolph Hearst's NYC Home: Master Bedroom

    The spacious master bedroom has large windows facing west and north, with a full bath, walk-in closet and dressing room. The north-facing windows offer views of the George Washington Bridge, and the…   See the Image

  • William Randolph Hearst's NYC Home: Kitchen and Dining Room

    Like most rooms in the house, the kitchen features many windows and direct access to large terraces. With 7,000 square feet of terraces spread across three floors, the home has as much exterior…   See the Image

  • William Randolph Hearst's NYC Home: Hudson River View

    Located at West 86th Street and Riverside Drive, the Clarendon offers clear views of the Hudson River. Built in 1908, the building was home to Hearst, his wife and three sons.   See the Image

  • William Randolph Hearst's NYC Home: Great Room

    The great room lives up to its name, with double-height ceilings, brilliant natural light and perfect views of the Hudson River. The great room opens directly onto one of the home's many terraces.   See the Image