Category: News

Owner of Fire-Ravaged Mansion Thanks Community

The following statement is from Tom Widener, the owner of the Rumson mansion known as Blithewald, which burned in a fire April 20, just days before it was to open as...

April 24, 2015 | comments

Fire at Blithewald Mansion in Rumson Ruled Accidental

The cause of the fire at Blithewald in Rumson Monday has been ruled accidental, following a joint investigation by the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office, Monmouth County Fire Marshal and Rumson...

April 23, 2015 | comments

Designer Show House Event Canceled Following Devastating Fire at Blithewald

RUMSON – The show will not go on. Due to extensive fire damage at Blithewald, the location of the fifth bi-annual Stately Homes By the Sea Designer Show House event has...

April 21, 2015 | comments

Fire at Blithewald, Days Before VNA Showhouse Gala

  RUMSON–The house that was to be the centerpiece of the VNA’s Stately Homes by-the-Sea Designer Showhouse caught on fire around 12:30 p.m. today, just days before Saturday night’s gala and open...

April 20, 2015 | comments

Rohallion Estate Cottage On the Market

RUMSON – The cottage that once housed the superintendent who tended the vast Rohallion estate is on the market for $2,195,000 million. The caretaker’s home at 2 N. Rohallion Drive,...

April 20, 2015 | comments