"The Gilded Age in America was an era when the riches amassed during the Industrial Revolution were being spent enjoying the 'Good Life'… trips abroad, yachts and private railroad cars, lavish entertaining, servants at your beck and call and grandiose 'summer cottages!'" -- The Manchester Historical Museum
Step back in time in this Great Summer Stone House, built c. 1868 on a Private Family Owned 40-acre Woodland Estate, up on a Bluff overlooking the Ocean and large Lawn below, with a 1/3 of a Mile of Shoreline, Tidal Pools, miles of Paths and Trails, an Apple Orchard, there is plenty to explore. Play Tennis on the Clay Tennis Court, swim from Rocky Shore below or walk to Public Beaches. Located just 2 miles outside of Downtown Manchester-by-the-Sea. It is easily accessible by Water, Train or Car.
Great for Family Reunions with its 10 Bedrooms, 6 1/2 Baths, large Living Room, Dining Room, Study, Eat-in Kitchen with Dish Pantry, Pot Pantry, 2 Refigerators, 2 Dishwahsers, 5-Burner Stove, Cover Porch and upper Lawn overlooking Ocean and lower Lawn. Upstairs Play Room with Ping Pong Table and much history to explore within the walls, books and drawers of this Great Old Family Home.