Edward Waldo House

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Edward Waldo House
Edward Waldo House, Scotland, CT.JPG
Edward Waldo House is located in Connecticut
Edward Waldo House
Location Scotland, Connecticut
Coordinates 41°39′33″N 72°6′5″W / 41.65917°N 72.10139°W / 41.65917; -72.10139Coordinates: 41°39′33″N 72°6′5″W / 41.65917°N 72.10139°W / 41.65917; -72.10139
Area 12 acres (4.9 ha)
Built 1715
Architectural style Colonial, Saltbox
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 78002879[1]
Added to NRHP November 21, 1978

Edward Waldo House is a historic house in the southern edge of the town of Scotland, Connecticut, at the Sprague town line. It is a "vernacular saltbox" house with two wings and it was owned by the Waldo family from 1715 to 1971.[2] The house was built in 1715 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

The house is located in Scotland, in Windham County, but part of the property extends into Sprague, in New London.[2]

The house is open by appointment and for special events including the Highland Festival in October.[3]

Side view and additions
Old Tree spans road

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