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The Hampton Mansion, which is part of the Hampton National Historical Site located north of Towson, Maryland preserves a remnant of a vast 18th century estate, including a Georgian manor house, gardens, grounds, and the original stone slave quarters. The estate was owned by the Ridgely family for seven generations, from 1745 to 1948. The Hampton Mansion was the largest private home in America when it was completed in 1790 and today is considered to be one of the finest examples of Georgian architecture in the U.S. Open to the public, The mansion’s furnishings, together with the estate’s slave quarters and other preserved structures, provide insight into the life of late 18th century and early 19th century landowning aristocracy.
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