The Breakers, Rhode Island, United States. Built for the Vanderbilt family between 1893 to 1895 by the architect Richard Morris Hunt. Situated on cliffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Probably one of the most extravagant houses built during the
Finished in The Breakers is the first of two Vanderbilt Mansions in the high-tone city of Newport, Rhode Island—the New England summer resort of the wealthy and famous. Considered one of the finest examples of Golden Age architecture in the U.