- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: March 16, 1997
A rare tour of the privately owned Calhoun Mansion-one of the finest antebellum houses in America-highlights this tour of the grand mansions of Charleston.
The seaside city of Charleston, South Carolina is the best preserved of any in the South. Largely spared the ravages of the Civil War, Charleston boasts some of the finest antebellum mansions in America.
Visit this spectacular city and get a privileged look inside some of its crown jewels. The privately owned Calhoun Mansion is a marvel of antebellum architecture that has been home to some of Charleston's most prominent citizens for over 100 years. Owner Gedney Howe III shows off the unique details of his magnificent home in a special guided tour. AMERICA'S CASTLESR also tours the Joseph Manigault House and the Edmonton Alston house, two of Charleston's many picture perfect mansions.
Journey back to the glory days of the Old South with a privileged glimpse at some of the finest homes in America.