PHOTOS: $19.5M mansion once owned by Campbell's Soup family

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Wednesday, November 25, 2015

GLADWYNE, Pa. (WPVI) -- On the market right now in Montgomery County is a multi-million dollar mansion once owned by one of the wealthiest families in America.

The $19.5 million property, Linden Hill, is located at 1543 Monk Road in Gladwyne, Pa.

According to realtor Lisa Weber Yakulis, design work for the estate began in 1928 and, for 50 years, was owned by the Dorrance family of New Jersey's own Campbell's Soup Company.

The Dorrances made Forbes' list of America's Richest Families 2015.

According to the listing for Linden Hill, you'll find a 10-car garage, caretakers' quarters, and other staff houses.

As for the manor house itself, it's called "a majestic example of French Normandy-inspired design of breathtaking scale and symmetry."

Beyond the main house are two pools, a pool house, tennis court and an aviary.

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