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Among the oldest houses in the USA, Hoxie House dates from the late 1600s, and is furnished with objects from that time.

by Tom Brosnahan
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Sandwich MA on Cape Cod has several old houses open to the public for a fee.

The best known is Hoxie House (tel 508-888-1173), a few minutes' walk southeast from Dexter's Grist Mill along Water Street (MA 130) past the Thornton W Burgess Museum.

The house dates from the end of the 1600s and has been restored and furnished with articles of that period.

Hoxie House is open from mid-June to September, Monday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 to 5 pm.

A combination ticket good for Hoxie House and Dexter's Grist Mill offers the best value if you'd like to see these two Sandwich landmarks from the 1600s.

—by Tom Brosnahan

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Hoxie House, Sandwich MA on Cape Cod

Hoxie House (1600s), next to Shawme Pond in Sandwich MA on Cape Cod.





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