At home with Cornelia Guest, daughter of socialite and style icon, CZ Guest, at Templeton, her 15.5 acre family home in Old Westbury on Long Island, New York…
Cornelia Guest is the only daughter of former socialite and Capote “Swan”, CZ Guest and her polo playing husband, Winston Churchill Guest, of the famed Anglo-American Spencer-Churchill family. See more in this post:
Daughter Cornelia Cochrane Churchill Guest was born in 1963, and carries on her parents’ legacy by being a New York socialite, author, businesswoman, and philanthropist. She recently won an award for her accessories designing.
She was the “Debutante of the Decade” for the 1980s. Read more here.
Note, there are two Templeton houses on Long Island. The first was owned by Cornelia’s grandparents, Frederick Churchill Guest, a British politician, and his wife, Amy Phipps, the daughter of American businessman and philanthropist Henry Phipps, and this house, Templeton II, by her parents, Winston and CZ Guest.
Here’s Templeton I:
Read more about Cornelia Guest and Templeton:
Cornelia, like her mother, CZ Guest, is also an author:
Buy Cornelia’s cookbook, Cornelia Guest’s Simple Pleasures: Healthy Seasonal Cooking & Easy Entertaining which was released in 2012, and The Debutante’s Guide to Life by Cornelia Guest and Carol McD. Wallace from 1986 when Cornelia was the “Debutante of the Decade”.
Note: Carol McD. Wallace is one of the authors of the the very popular To Marry an English Lord.
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Find out more from Cornelia’s website: www.corneliaguest.com and enjoy further reading on our Luscious list: Epicureans, socialites, hosts, philanthropists, and entertainers post.