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Pratt House

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20 West Ave, Essex, CT 06426-1138
+1 860-767-0681
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Very nice historic house, helpful docent

I went here yesterday, rather spur of the moment. The front door was open, in kind of a nice... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2016
Roseann_S_123
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New Haven, Connecticut
A step back in time...

A step back in time. I have visited the old house several times. The guide/host could be a little... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2016
brynulf
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Oslo
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Home of one of the area's original settlers, William Pratt.
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Sep 18, 2016
“Very nice historic house, helpful docent”
Sep 14, 2016
“A step back in time...”
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20 West Ave, Essex, CT 06426-1138
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

I went here yesterday, rather spur of the moment. The front door was open, in kind of a nice, welcoming way. I like historic house tours but had already been on a tour, so I was tired and was not sure if I could stay...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2016

A step back in time. I have visited the old house several times. The guide/host could be a little active in telling the history. But all in all a nice half hour stop!

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Reviewed May 3, 2016

This house originally built in 1732 is on the National Register of Historic Places. A visit to it reveals life in a small town in New England in the mid 1700's. Check the website noted below for more information.

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Reviewed July 15, 2015

I recommend a visit if you are already in Essex. I wouldn't go out of my way to visit the Pratt House since it's nothing special other than a walk back in history in an unimpressive home. If you have an allergy to mold I...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2014

The Pratt house is located within a quarter mile of the north end of the shopping area in Essex Village (Main Street), so it is well within walking distance if you are parked on Main Street. Be advised that the house is open only on...More

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