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Connecticut"s old houses

J. Frederick Kelly

Connecticut"s old houses

a handbook and guide

by J. Frederick Kelly

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Published by Published for the Antiquarian & Landmarks Society of Connecticut by the Pequot Press in [Stonington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Connecticut.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture, Domestic -- Connecticut,
    • Architecture -- Connecticut

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J. Frederick Kelly. With an introd. by Orrin P. Kilbourn.
      SeriesConnecticut booklet, no. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA7235.C8 K39 1963
      The Physical Object
      Pagination73 p.
      Number of Pages73
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5884453M
      LC Control Number63016431
      OCLC/WorldCa894295

        This home is Connecticut’s most expensive old house listing. It was built in It is located on waterfront acres in Greenwich, Connecticut. The home is situated on the shores of Greenwich Harbor. The estate is comprised of a main house, a guest cottage, deep water dock, a two story oak paneled barn, and a heated pool. The home was designed by noted architect, Henry O. . Sally Whipple, executive director of Connecticut's Old State House, talks about the historic events that happened inside the building, including the Hartford Convention and the Amistad.

        Lebert F. Lester II still remembers his first trip to the beach. It was the late s, and he was 8 or 9 years old, the eighth in a family of 11 children from a poor and mostly African-American. Guided and self-guided tours are available, as well as hands-on activity areas for kids. In the summer, the Old State House is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., while from mid-October through June, it is open daily. It is closed for state and federal holidays.

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