Glimpse of History: A stately home for golf in Somerset County

FAR HILLS — This three-story Georgian colonial was designed in 1919 by John Russell Pope, who also designed the Jefferson Memorial.

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Originally owned by stockbroker Thomas Frothingham, the stately brick mansion was later sold to furniture magnate John Sloane.

The Frothingham-Sloane House became home to the United States Golf Association in 1972.

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