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Henry Chapman Mercer, Ceramicist, Fonthill, Doylestown, Pennsylvania. One of seven bedrooms and nine “chambers,” each of which is unique, the Dormer Room was Mercer’s original bedroom. The dresser on the right was designed by Mercer for the room, and the pictures above it are from his extensive collection of prints, more than one thousand of which hang on the walls of Fonthill.

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Visiting Fonthill Castle: One of Pennsylvania's Most Awe-Inspiring Buildings

Visiting Fonthill Castle in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, is like transporting yourself to a European castle. Find out more about my visit by clicking this link.


Abandoned Henry Mercer's Castle - Fonthill (now a museum) is situated on 60 acres of land in Doylestown, PA. It was built by Henry Chapman Mercer, completed in 1912, and used as his residence.