The Bush Mansion in Marlborough. This short intro video was used for publicity purposes for this grand property.


NH:Windacre By The Mountain
 
 In 1913, Woodrow Wilson signed into law US Federal Income Tax (1% rate) and a Samuel Dacre Bush (known by S. Dacre Bush) acquired a magnificent 1876 New Hampshire Farmhouse, which would become the Homestead of the “Bush Mansion”. Although S. Dacre Bush made his fortune as a cotton merchant, he was equally well known as a patron of the arts and an adept gambler. Often, he would enjoy an evening of cards with friends cheering his good luck with “Win Dacre, Win”! Hence the name Windacre. Mr. Bush frequently hosted notable American painters at his Maine (“Windacre by the Sea“) and New Hampshire (“Windacre by the Mountain“) estates: