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The Macy-Colby House

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Wonderful antique steeped in local lore and history

This is one of the oldest homes in Amesbury. The Macy family (yes, of the Macy store chain) built... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2017
ragtop_rider
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Amesbury, Massachusetts
Historical house dating back to 1654

This home is a wonderful example of colonial architecture. The house has a great history and a... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2014
aviatrix2000
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Arlington Heights, IL
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Mar 29, 2017
“Wonderful antique steeped in local lore and history”
Aug 30, 2014
“Historical house dating back to 1654”
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Reviewed March 29, 2017

This is one of the oldest homes in Amesbury. The Macy family (yes, of the Macy store chain) built their home here before founding Nantucket. The home has all of its original features and is a fun step back in time.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 30, 2014

This home is a wonderful example of colonial architecture. The house has a great history and a solid provenance, having been occupied by members of the Colby family for over 230 years. Despite an extensive remodel in the 1740's, the flavor of the exterior is...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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