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COUNTRY HOUSE CONFERENCE 2022

November 12, 2022

Castle Hill

The Crane Estate

Ipswich, Massachusetts

 

 

From Puritans to Brahmins, the New England country house has evolved over three centuries as merchants from early urban settlements of Boston and Salem began to seek respite and status through the creation of bucolic country homes. 

SPEAKERS

Kyera Singleton

The Royall House and Slave Quarters

royallhouse.org

Camille Arbogast

Codman Estate

historicnewengland.org

Gillian K. Bearns Esq.

Cultural Resource and Land Use Law
 

Christie Jackson

Long Hill

thetrustees.org

John Leysath

Hammond Castle

hammondcastle,org

Host Site

thetrustees.org

Our host site is Castle Hill, commonly referred to as the Crane Estate. The Crane estate was acquired in 1910 by Richard Teller Crane Jr. and his wife Frances Higinbotham.  The extensive grounds were designed by Olmsted brothers and the present house was constructed in 1928 by Chicago based architect David Adler. 

HOUSE TOURS

Friday Nov. 11th 

Quincy House - Quincy, MA

Eustis Estate - Milton, MA

Loring-Greenough House - Jamaica Plain, MA

Gore Place - Waltham, MA

Sunday Nov. 13th

To Be Announced

Ticket Sales:  Tickets $85 plus Fee for House Tours

Health & Safety Notice

In an effort to assure the health and safety of guests the ACHF Covid-19 Protocols will be in place in accordance with the Massachusetts Department of Health.

                                                                                                   Image courtesy of The Trustees of The Reservations