This is the ceiling of the loggia (side porch). I'm not even going to try to explain where this is in the house.
You can see this part of the house if you go on the Butler's Tour, which I highly recommend.
These potted plants were huge!
This house was on the property when Mr. Vanderbilt purchased it. Some of the staff live there now!
These are muscadine vines growing over at Antler Village.
Sunflowers at Antler Village with horses in the field behind.