We stayed in a number of B&Bs around New England this fall. This was the most "authentic" of them, in that it was the owner's home and she let rooms to guests. The owner has restored this house and I must she's down a wonderful job. It's gorgeous. There's an especially lovely grand staircase. There are also several lounges to sit in.
Because it is a home rather than a hotel (as is the case with some other B&bs we stayed in - this is not a criticism), there are perhaps not all the features you might wish for (no air conditioning - it was unseasonally warm, it isn't en suite (but doesn't claim to be and the bathroom is good) and the door to our room was a bit tricky (because it is old it has warped so it was difficult to shut properly and then difficult to open) and we weren't given a key (since we were travelling from Scotland we perhaps had more valuables with us than others might and therefore this bothered me more than it might in other circumstances).
Breakfast is at a communal dining table - whilst not generally being a fan of these, it did work well and the other guests were friendly and interesting to talk to. Breakfast was a fruit plate followed by a hot entree (omelette, I think), which was good and changes.
There is a large carpark at the rear of the house. Note that the guest house is a little difficult to find - the satnav took us almost to it, but there is no sign outside (I think because of restrictions in view of the historical nature of the neighbourhood) and the houses are set a bit back from the road so it is difficult to see numbers. Moral: pay more attention to the detailed map before you go!
The owner was also very helpful with e.g. restaurant suggestions.
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