Duplex South | Hearst Castle

Duplex South | Hearst Castle

 Inside this Duplex there is a beautiful ceiling depiction of “Luna and Endymion”. This is a 17th century painting by Simon Vouet, located in Paris France. This gorgeous painting was created with oil on canvas. In Greek mythology, Endymion seeks out to find his love Luna, and it is...

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Duplex South | Hearst Castle

Duplex South | Hearst Castle

 Originally planned as an open area, this room was supposed to function as a light well for the rooms below. William changed his mind however, and requested that this be turned into actual living-space. Julia Morgan approached this architectural challenge by creating a loft style apartment. This re-imagined living...

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Duplex North | Hearst Castle

Duplex North | Hearst Castle

 This is the main floor of the North Duplex. Directly ahead, is a beautiful three tiered candelabra. Once used to light the way up this dark staircase to the loft upstairs. Originally this space was intended to be completely open, functioning as a light well for the rooms below....

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Duplex North | Hearst Castle

Duplex North | Hearst Castle

 Right now you’re standing on the second floor of The North Duplex. This elevated loft area has a very high opening, overlooking the room’s living area. Created from what was intended to be a light well for the rooms below. This unique bedroom is positioned just above the sitting...

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