Edwin Sherwood House // 1837

Located next to his son’s house, the Edwin Sherwood House in Southport, Connecticut is an excellent example of Greek Revival residential architecture in New England. The home was built in 1837 for Edwin Sherwood, a sea captain who traded between New York and Savannah with his two ships “America” and “Georgia”. From this wealth, he became President of the Southport Savings Bank and Director of the Danbury-Norwalk Railroad. The home was renovated in 2017 with a modern interior by Ken Gemes, an interior designer.

One thought on “Edwin Sherwood House // 1837

  1. Gardenlover11 November 15, 2020 / 12:00 am

    What a wonderful house and the redecorating is perfect and soothing!!!

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