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I was disappointed with how run down this place was. Wood was spelling and falling apart. It was... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Torrington, Connecticut
Picture Taking only attraction

Very different type of arquitecture for a house. Looks more like a church than a house where people... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Houston, Texas
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Elaborately styled 19th-century house at Kennebunkport Landing.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good28%
  • Average32%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Kennebunkport, ME
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11 - 20 of 175 reviews

Reviewed 24 May 2017

I was disappointed with how run down this place was. Wood was spelling and falling apart. It was very sad.

Thank Sewingranny
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Very different type of arquitecture for a house. Looks more like a church than a house where people live,

Thank ricardocV3934RD
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This iconic building which is located on Historic Summer Street in Kennebunk has been allowed to deteriorate badly. The building and the fantastic carved wood fenestration need immediate attention before the whole thing is lost. It is unfortunate because this is one of the most...More

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 13 December 2016

You have to see it to believe it. Off the beaten path this house is so beautiful. Worth stopping to see.

Thank 61elc
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We were unable to visit the day we came, but we could see that the house is in bad shape and needs renovations ASAP.

Thank Bruno H
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Wasn't able to tour the house, but the outside (which is really what I wanted to see) was something out of a fairy tale! Move over Cinderella's castle. No wonder it took ten years to build...the craftsmanship is exquisite!

Thank jrfb2016
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This house has clearly seen better days as postcards we saw in town showed it with a fresh bright yellow coat of paint and crisp white trims and fretwork and manicured gardens which were nowhere to be found on this aged beauty when we saw...More

1  Thank The_Concierge_8
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We just drove by on a tour bus and stopped for a few minutes of narration by the tour guide. Cute but I'm not an architectural buff so I would not have gone out of my way to see.

Thank dg2014jg
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This I would have like to seen inside but we only could drive by and park on other side or walk by. Still interesting to learn about history

Thank William G
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We happened to drive by and it caught our eye. I only wish we had been aware of it in advanced and planned to get inside. After driving by we googled for it and read the interesting story. It is purportedly the most photographed house...More

Thank gblack7205
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Christine G
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