in a house that was “born” before Napoleon strode
before some of the greatest classical music was ever written;
before Washington served a fledgling country as president!
In the 1700’s the Saxtons looked across Lake Champlain
to the lush timberlands of Willsborough Point… by 1783
they had reestablished (patriots fled during the Revolution)
their farm with heavy timber interests.
Enjoy the ambiance of a house that was raided by the British
during the War of 1812. View family heirlooms from the Revolutionary
War and the War between the States. Browse through scrapbooks
detailing the progress of the Civil War, Lincoln’s death,
the Chicago Fire.