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Villa Lewaro

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Inside Villa Lewaro

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Unparalleled Grandeur in Irvington, New York

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Villa Lewaro, formerly known as the Anne E. Poth Home, is a 34-room 20,000-square-foot (1,900 m2) mansion located at Fargo Lane and North Broadway in Irvington, New York, 30 miles north of New York City. It was built from 1916 to 1918, and was designed in the Italianate style by architect Vertner Tandy for A’lelia Walker, the daughter of Madam C.J. Walker, first female millionaire.
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