Historic Mansion Overlooking Spectacular Niagara Gorge
The historic Mansion is just minutes from Niagara Falls, wine country, golf and great restaurants. This charming and elegant Greek Revival features 6 bedrooms, baths and specious great rooms overlooking the spectacular Niagara gorge.
The historic Mansion, situated in the charming and historic Village of Lewiston is just 6 miles from iconic Niagara Falls. The Mansion is a fully restored Greek Revival Mansion perched on two acres the top of a Hill, overlooking the beautiful waters of the Gorge and Canada beyond. Built in 1815, this fully restored 6000 sq ft Greek Revival mansion ifeatures 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, 7 fireplaces and has all its original architectural features such as original floor boards, crown moldings and extraordinary cantilevered staircase and bridal path. Guests enjoy both East and West Salons, dining room and gourmet kitchen. Guest retreats include king bed retreat with ensuite bath and queen rooms with original floor boards over 22 inches wide.
The Mansion and the beautiful New England Village of Lewiston, has been at the center of American history for two hundred years. Originally built in 1807 it was burned by the British during the War of 1812. Fully rebuilt after the War, it has hosted many famous visitors including the Marquis de LaFayette, John Jacob Aster and famed American author James Finamore Cooper. Experience this rare opportunity to be a guest at this stunning architectural gem. Sleep in this unique setting surrounded by 200 years of American history .
Lewiston has been called the most historic square mile in American history and the Mansion has figured prominently in the Region’s rich and colorful past. This quiet and charming Village was the ancient trade routes of the mighty Portage, the centerpiece of Empire. Lewiston was also the last stop on the Underground railroad. Charming and informative Historical and Ghosts walking tours bring Lewiston's rich history to life.. .
Stroll down the 200 year old Bridal Path into the lovely and historic Village of Lewiston with its one of a kind shops and terrific selection of fine and romantic restaurants. The Mansion is just a five minute stroll to Lewiston’s Performing Arts Center. ArtPark features weekly concerts with contemporary artists in the amphitheater and plays on its main stage. Lewiston is also the center of a lively festival season, including the Historic Jazz Festival, Arts Festival and Peach Festival. In just a few minutes drive, you can be in the heart of the Niagara’s renown Wine Region featuring over 18 boutique vineyards . Drive into this beautifully unspoiled countryside to enjoy the best of the Region’s wine and fresh farm produce. World class golf is just around the corner at the top ranked Hickory Stick designed a by Robert Trent Jones, Jr. Nearby is the tremendous Niagara Country Club home of the Porter Cup. The Gorge also offers sailing, jet skiing and kyacking. The famed Whirlpool Jet Boat features the only jet board ride through the Whirlpool Gorge and Class V rapids . Hiking and cycling the Gorge trail is also a tremendous way to experience the breathtaking view of the Gorge. This region has it all and is also a place to just stroll the small Village, rest and read a book on the gracious column lined porch watching the waters of the Niagara Gorge endlessly moving along .
monument From the grounds of the Mansion you can clearly see the Queenston Heights Monument across the Gorge on the Canadian side of the border.