Wood and Stone

Does anyone know the history of this house/inn on Niles Beach? Just curious.   —Sharon

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4 Responses to Wood and Stone

  1. deb clarke says:

    it’s the old gate house to the niles farm. one of joe garland’s books has the history to it.

    i used to help Ida Tarbox (she used to live there) with her gardening years and years ago. we would bake soil in her oven for transplanting the house plants and have sherry in her sun room on sunday afternoons.

  2. Shelagh says:

    Read Joe Garland’s book about Eastern Point.
    The Gatehouse was built in 1888 by Eastern Point Associates, who bought Niles farm land and planned to build a big estate on Eastern Point. See the EPA logo and date 1888 on the stone arch above the (now) garage.

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