The foyer stands as a fine example of the kind of work The Brooke's steel mill could do. The iron moldings in the doors are the "sunburst" design by Frank Furness, the famous Victorian Architect. Wood in the foyer and throughout much of the house is quartersewn oak.

Only Mr. and Mrs. Brooke used the main staircase. There is a separate servant's staircase, and a child's staircase. This mansion is one of only 3 homes that is 95% original in Berks County, and is listed on the State and County Historic Registers.

The staircase goes up to Mrs. Brooke's Room, Mr. Brooke's Room, Cornelia's Room, The Butlers Quarters, The Governess's Room, and Mathew Brooke's Room.

  The large turret room library offers rosewood built-in bookcases, shuttered windows, and polished hardwood floors. With special intent to preserve the integrity of the Mansion, careful restoration has retained original stone masonry, and hardwood flooring. The Mansion is one the State and Local Registers of historic sites.
  Ladies Parlour  
  The Ladies Parlor was the area in which Mrs. Brooke entertained her friends. The wood is butternut. The fireplace was never used. Most fireplaces in the mansion were ornamental due to the central heating system installed by Mr. Brooke. The mantel has the same carving as the Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia. The American Institute of Architects named Frank Furness, to the top ten list. Some of his other works include the University of Pennsylvania Furness Library, the Physick Estate in Cape May, NJ., and St. Matthews Church right here in Birdsboro.
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