Faer Sith House is an charming, spacious and comfortable family home in the heart of Rockport with lush and beautiful gardens and a short drive to the beautiful beaches of Rockport and Gloucester. It is the perfect place for a family gathering or quiet escape and is minutes from charming downtown Rockport.
Built in 1908 by General George Forsyth, and owned by our family since 1926, Faer Sith House combines the best of old world charm and beauty with modern features and renovations. The house has a beautiful newly renovated eat-in kitchen, mudroom, outdoor shower to wash off after a trip to a nearby beach, formal dining room that seats 12, living room, family room with flat screen TV and a large library of DVDs, sun porch stocked with board games and puzzles, wet bar and broadband wireless-ready office.
The new kitchen is a perfect place to gather with family and cook a gourmet meal. It features a large walnut island which seats 8, all new high-end appliances, including two dishwashers, a 6 burner gas GE Monogram stove, large fridge, microwave/convection oven and flat screen TV.
Enjoy coffee or cocktails on the comfortable front porch with an ocean breeze, barbecues and lobsters on the back deck and gathering around the outdoor fire pit, lazing in the hammock, or exploring the beautifully landscaped grounds. Take a picturesque walk along the shore or play 9 holes at the Rockport public golf course less than a mile from the house, or enjoy kayaking, tennis, biking, whale watching, shopping and excellent restaurants in Gloucester and Rockport. The nearby Shalin Liu Performing Arts Center offers world class artists performing against the stunning backdrop of Rockport Harbor.
Long-term fall/winter rental welcome. We are happy to share the history of our family home and advice about Cape Ann.