See Rumson Mansion Before the Fire
April 26, 2015
"Interior designers, decorators and artists were putting the finishing touches on projects they'd worked on for the past three months, in preparation for "Stately Homes By-The-Sea," a monthlong showcase that serves an annual benefit for the
Visiting Nurse Association in Red Bank. In that time, volunteers painstakingly transformed seven bedrooms, eight bathrooms and myriad other areas of the Gilded Age mansion. Blithewald caught fire, and was soon engulfed in flames."