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Kent is really at the heart of the northwestern Connecticut/Litchfield County region. Close to the Trinity
Pawling School, Salisbury, Warren, Washington, the Appalachian Trail, Lake Waramaug and Lime Rock State Park, Kent is your
gateway to adventure. During your stay at our Bed & Breakfast, please feel free to take advantage of the many recreational
activities available in the greater Kent, Connecticut area. Rent a canoe or kayak, go skiing at Mohawk Mountain, visit
Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, or just take a walk and admire the fall foliage. Fine lodging awaits you at our historic colonial Bed and
Breakfast when your adventure is complete. Below are just some of the diverse recreational opportunities for the adventurous.

For local activities and celebrations, please visit our LOCAL EVENTS page to view all of your options.

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Why not enjoy a day of treasure hunting in our many local shops during your stay? The greater Kent area has some excellent shopping to satisfy both the adventurous and the most practical of shoppers. Whether your passion is antiques, rare books, clothing or home furnishings, Kent is the place to find just the right gift, especially when that gift is for yourself. Please make your stay with us a guilty delight by visiting the shops below, or take advantage of our Concierge Service for a customized shopping excursion.

ANTIQUES

AT HOME IN THE COUNTRY
16 Main St.reet Salisbury, CT 06068
860-435-8087
20 Main Street, Millerton, NY 12540
518-789-6702
www.athomeinthecountry.com
Serendipity best describes this cozy Shop and Garden in Salisbury. Rare and lovely items found by chance and luck. Antiques, fine art, vintage jewelry, ephemera and beautiful tabletop; and At Home In The Garden unique blooms and wonderful furnishings. Open everyday.

BALSAMO ANTIQUITÉS offers an eclectic mix of European 18th, 19th, and 20th century antique furnishings and accessories for the home and garden. Capture and bring home the essence of Old World sophistication and style — be it an English garden, the French countryside, or a Parisienne flat.
Steve Abeles & Ray Attanasio
P.O. Box 373 Pine Plains NY 12567
518-398-9066, Fax: 518-398-0967 info@balsamoantiquites.com

BELLAMY-FERRIDAY HOUSE & GARDEN 1754 home of Bethlehem’s First Minister transformed into a 20th century country estate with antiques, a formal garden of historic roses, lilacs, and peonies and an orchard. May-Oct. Wed, Fri, and weekends 11-4. Adm. Groups welcome by reservation.
9 Main St. North, Bethlehem, CT 06751
203-266-7596 or 860-247-8996

THE COMPANY STORE ANTIQUES
Specializing in New England furniture & collectibles
Robert Bear, Proprietor
30 Kent Cornwall Road (across from Sloane-Stanley Museum on Route 7)
Kent, CT 06757
860-927-3430, Fax: 860-927-3430
Store Hours: Daily 11-5 Closed: Thanksgiving and New Year

DAWN HILL ANTIQUES
11 Main Street, New Preston, CT 06777.
860-868-0066. Specialist in 18th & 19th century Swedish & French painted furniture, decorative accessories, garden antiques, transferware & quilts. DISH located within Dawn Hill Antiques offers antique ironstone, set of dishes, napkins and bath and body products including Diptyque Candles. Open Thurs.-Mon. 11-5.

DAVID DUNTON ANTIQUES
Route 132, off Route 47 (2nd house on left), Woodbury, CT 06798
203-263-5355 www.daviddunton.com contactus@daviddunton.com
Formal antiques of the highest quality from the American Federal period with appropriate American, English & French accessories of the late 18th & early 19th century. Paintings. Usually open Thurs. 1-5, Fri. & Sat. 11-5, Sun. 1-5. Best to confirm. Also by appt.

ELEPHANT’S TRUNK FLEA MARKET
490 Federal Rd., New Milford, CT 06776. On Rte. 7. 508-265-9911
New England’s largest outdoor flea market. Over 300 dealers selling collectibles, antiques, plants, furniture, toys, and more. Open every Sunday between Apr. & Nov. No pets allowed on premises. Early buyers 5:45 a.m.–7 a.m. Adm. $20. PP. Gates open for general admission to the public 7 a.m.–2 p.m. Adm. $2. PP. Dealer Space 20’ x 20’ $50 each. Managed, by Gregory H. Baecker.

ELEISH-VAN BREAMS ANTIQUES, LLC Specializing in 18th & 19th Century, and Northern European antiques, garden elements, decorative accessories and reproduction furniture.
487 Main Street South, Rte. 6, Woodbury, CT 06798
203-263-7030 www.evbantiques.com evba@evbantiques.com
Open Mon-Sat 10-5; and Sun 12-5.

FOREIGN CARGO & THE GALLERY UPSTAIRS
Gallery of antique African, Asian & Pacific Island art, Chinese antique furniture and American antiques Foreign Cargo also carries comfortable clothes with personality in addition to jewelry & accessories.

Olga & Jeff Kennedy, Proprietors
17 North Main Street Kent, CT 06757
860-927-3900 Fax: 860-927-3900
jeffkennedy246@earthlink.net
Store Hours: Mon-Sat 10-5:30,
Sun 12-5. Closed: Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New YearG. SERGEANT ANTIQUES
88 Main Street North Woodbury, CT 06798 | 203-266-4177
www.gsergeant.com gary@gsergeant.com
Featuring distinctive 17th, 18th & 19th Century English Continental and American furnishings and accessories from fine estates. Thirty years of providing the finest in period pieces to private collectors, museums and the trade. Estates and Individual items purchased. Closed Tues.
JEFFREY TILLOU ANTIQUES
Specializing in fine American furniture and paintings from the 18th-19th century with a choice selection of folk art, and decorative accessories.
39 West St., On The Green, Litchfield, CT 06759 | 860.567.9693
Open Mon., Wed.-Sat. 10:30-5; and Sun. 11-4:30. Closed Tues.

JUDY HORNBY DECORATIVE
ANTIQUES
Furniture and decorative art from France and Hungary. Pieces dating from 1700’s up to 1960’s traditional country, art deco, indoor and outdoor. Open Thurs. thru Tues., Wednesday by chance 11 to 5.
725 Bantam Rd., (located with Linsley Antiques), Bantam, CT 06750
860.567-3162 fax: 860.567.3642

LITCHFIELD COUNTY AUCTIONS, INC.
425 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT 06759
860-567-4661 info@lcainc.us
www.litchfieldcountyauctions.com
Fine Art and Antiques Auctions. Specializing in American and European 18th and 19th Century Fine Art, Furniture and Decorations. Estate Services Include: On Site Estate Sales, Consignments or Outright Purchases of Entire Estates or Single Items. Plus: Appraisals, Packing and Moving and Clear Outs. LCA, Inc. is always seeking quality consignments for upcoming sales.

LYME REGIS, LTD
Elaine Friedman, Proprietor
43 North Main Street/P.O. Box 396
Kent, CT 06757 | 860.927.3330
lymeregisltd@aol.com
Store Hours: Thursday through Monday, 12 Noon to 5:30pm but it is always advisable to call first since periodic trips to England are made in search of more goodies that are always ‘out of the ordinary’

MAIN STREET ANTIQUES
Country furniture, accessories, apothecary, textiles.
Susanne Edgerly, Proprietor
8 North Main Street P.O. Box 583
Kent, CT 06757 | 860-927-4916
Store Hours: Thur-Mon 11-5, Sun 12-5, Closed Tues & Wed
Closed: Easter, Christmas and New Year

PASSPORTS
14 Main Street, Salisbury, CT 06068
860.435.8855
www.passportscollection.com
sales@passportsltd.com
Store Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 11-4
A treasure trove of antiques and accessories for your home and garden. Our collection includes 19th and early 20th century country furniture from around the world as well as 19th century American and European garden statuary and ornamentation. We are an exhibitor at the prestigious N.Y. Botanical Garden Antiques and Furniture Show.

PAULINE’S PLACE
79 North Main Street, Kent, CT 06757.
Rte. 7, 860-927-4475. Antique and Estate Jewelry. Located in a beautiful Colonial house, Pauline has a superlative collection of Georgian, Victorian, Art Nouveau, Edwardian, Art Deco, Art Retro and Contemporary Jewelry as well as Tiffany and Co., Cartier, and other fine designers. Services include consultations, appraisals, repairs and estate settlement. Discover the North Room an eclectic mix of Asian, European, American art, textiles, antiques, fine silver and china. Open 12-5 Sat., Sun., Mon., and also by appt.

R.T. FACTS
22 South Main Street, Kent, CT 06757.
860-927-1700. A favorite source for designers. Specializing in unusual antiques for the garden and home. Classical antiques mixed with sleek industrial style tables, mirrors, lighting, sculpture and the unexpected. 19th and 20th century mixed with contemporary locally made pieces. Fri.-Sat. 10-5, & Sun. 12-5; weekdays usually 9-2:30 call to confirm.

SCOTT & BOWNE, FINE ART & FURNISHINGS
27 North Main Street #1, Kent, CT 06757 | 860-592-0207
Scott and Bowne represent a bridge between the traditional art gallery and the fine antique store. Their eclectic mix of antique and vintage furniture is featured alongside traditional, modern and contemporary artwork. Their aim is to exhibit beautiful, classic design and distinctive artwork side-by-side to serve as inspiration. Their belief: a home isn¹t meant to be a museum, it should be filled with thoughtfully chosen, meaningful items that resonate on a personal level.WOODBURY ANTIQUES DEALERS ASSOCIATION
P. O. Box 496, Woodbury, CT 06798
203-263-0046
www.antiqueswoodbury.com
45 WADA members offer virtually all categories, periods and styles of antiques and related accessories. Most shops are located along a 6 mile stretch of Route 6, with the remainder 1.5 miles from town on Routes 47 and 132. Visit their newly updated web site for extensive listing information or call to request a brochure.

RARE BOOKS

DARREN WINSTON, BOOKSELLER
81 Main St., Sharon, CT 06069
860-364-1890. Visit our shop in the heart of this beautiful and historic New England town and browse thousands of interesting titles in many fields. Whether you’re after vintage pulp fiction or finely bound classics, we’re happy to help you discover something that will delight. We are also a full-service art gallery, regularly presenting exhibitions and with a rotating stock of unusual and beautiful finds—vintage prints, photographs, posters, and paintings. Tues.-Sun. 11-5.

HOUSE OF BOOKS
10 North Main St., Kent, CT 06757.
860-927-4104. Fax: 860-927-3978. Kent’s Literary Landmark. Upscale bookstore in a historic building in beautiful Kent with a full selection of books on all subjects. Gifts, games, puzzles, cards, stationery, music, art & office supplies. Service is our specialty. Open daily 10-5:30.

JOHNNYCAKE BOOKS
12 Academy Street, Salisbury, CT 06068 | 860-435-6677
Relax in an intimate bookshop of 10,000 rare and collectible titles housed in a 19th century cottage surrounded by perennial borders in the Salisbury village. Architecture/design, decorative arts, gardening, cooking, book arts, literary first editions, illustrated, leather-bound sets, travel, sport, and Litchfield County history. Open Thurs.-Mon. (inc. Sun.) 11-5, 7 days during summer.

CLOTHES

J. SEITZ & CO. — SPIRITED STYLE FOR YOU AND YOUR HOME
9 East Shore Road, New Preston, CT 06777 | 860-868-0119
Spirited Style for You and Your Home. We present distinctive settings of furniture (featuring Mitchell Gold), home accessories, antiques, women’s and men’s fashion, gifts, all on two floors covering 5000 sq. feet overlooking New Preston Falls. It’s a favorite haunt of collectors, decorators, and celebrity clients who are attracted to the exclusive and uncommon offerings. Open Mon.-Sat. 9:30-5:30; Sun. 11-5.

TERSTON HOME ACCENTS AND WOMENSWEAR
27 North Main Street, Kent, CT 06757.
860-927-1255. “The trouble with resisting temptation is that you may not get another chance” – Edwin Chapin. Celebrating 20 years in business in 2012 – Terston is well known for our signature style, – we can help you create a look for you and/or your home from a personal selection of current trends. Open 7 days.

THREE MONKEYS AND ME
7 Fulling Lane, Kent, CT 06757
860-927-4549. Not your ordinary children’s store. Three Monkeys and Me offer those “must-haves” for the little ones in your life. Quality contemporary clothing and gifts for children, newborn to 12 years, fill one beautiful space … while a fun selection of toys fill the adjacent barn space. Open daily, 10-5.

GIFTS

HERON AMERICAN CRAFT GALLERY
16 N Main St, Kent, CT 06757
860-927-4804. During the past 21 years, Heron American Craft Gallery has become a destination for people all over the Northeast and beyond. What they find here is a dynamic, ever changing celebration of the artistry of this country’s craftspeople- a dazzling variety of works shown in an explosion of color, wit and whimsy. Join us here in the foothills of the Berkshires to honor the spirit of the hand made. We will greet you as a new friend and show you the best in contemporary crafts, and other odd delights, with great music, and just plain fun. Store Hours: Open daily 11:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

THE SILO STORE, GALLERY, COOKING SCHOOL, SKITCH HENDERSON MUSEUM AT HUNT HILL FARM
44 Upland Road, New Milford, CT 06776 | 860-355-0300
The Silo Store is filled with Simple to Hard-to-Find Cooking Tools – Foods – Books – Crafts – Tabletop, Giftware and Decorative items. Custom Gift and Food Baskets available. Proceeds benefit the Hunt Hill Farm Trust. Wed.–Sat. 10-5; Sun. Noon–5.

THREE MONKEYS AND ME
7 Fulling Lane, Kent, CT 06757
860-927-4549. Not your ordinary children’s store. Three Monkeys and Me offer those “must-haves” for the little ones in your life. Quality contemporary clothing and gifts for children, newborn to 12 years, fill one beautiful space … while a fun selection of toys fill the adjacent barn space. Open daily, 10-5.

FOR THE HOME

J. SEITZ & CO. — SPIRITED STYLE FOR YOU AND YOUR HOME
9 East Shore Road, New Preston, CT 06777 | 860-868-0119
Spirited Style for You and Your Home. We present distinctive settings of furniture (featuring Mitchell Gold), home accessories, antiques, women’s and men’s fashion, gifts, all on two floors covering 5000 sq. feet overlooking New Preston Falls. It’s a favorite haunt of collectors, decorators, and celebrity clients who are attracted to the exclusive and uncommon offerings. Open Mon.-Sat. 9:30-5:30; Sun. 11-5.

KENT GREENHOUSE AND GARDEN CENTER
30 South Main St., Kent, CT 06757.
Rte. 7; 1/8 mi. south of Rte. 341, Kent, CT 06757. 860-927-3480. Celebrating our 36th year as the area’s largest gardening resource and principal design firm. Spectacular offerings of annuals & perennials, essential gardening supplies, fabulous garden accessories. Specializing in quality nursery stock from select shrubs to landscape-sized trees – Now available at wholesale prices through our Nursery Outlet! Featuring blooming gardens, seasonal planters, and holiday displays; and our wonderful Christmas Shop. Open daily 9-5:30 Mar.-Dec.

NEW PRESTON KITCHEN GOODS
11 East Shore Road, New Preston, CT 06777 | 860-868-1264
A unique kitchen resource for inspired cooks. Stop in for whatever your kitchen lacks, from the ordinary to the extraordinary. We can also help you set a perfect table with stylish merchandise from Alessi, iitala, Sabre, Ekelund, Simon Pearce, Chilewich and more. Keep us in mind when you need a gift, too. Open Mon. – Sat. 10:30 – 5:30, & Sun. Noon until 5. Closed Tues.

WHITE FLOWER FARM
167 Litchfield Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759.
Rte. 63, (3 1/2 miles south of Litchfield Center). 860-567-8789. Unique nursery resource specializing in perennials, shrubs, bulbs, and specimen plants. Our retail store is surrounded by several acres of glorious display gardens. Open April-October 9-5:30, seven days a week. Closed Wed. in July and August.

WEDDINGS

PARTY RESOURCES, LLC
Dixie Todd, Proprietor
97 Kent Cornwall Road, Kent, CT 06757
860-927-4034 partyresources@snet.net
Party Resources believes that beauty is in the details and that the small touches create a memorable event. Dixie and her team work with all different types of clientele – personal, private, corporate, non-profit – and make every celebration unique.