Historic Bed and Breakfast in Hancock, New Hampshire
ROMANCE, RELAXATION AND HISTORY combine in the foothills of Mount Monadnock to make an unforgettable getaway at our B&B.
In continuous operation since 1789, the Hancock Inn is the state’s oldest original inn and one of the oldest in New England. When it began offering accommodations and meals to travelers, George Washington was in the first year of his presidency and the Revolutionary War had ended just six years before.
Experience the best of a centuries-old tradition of hospitality, comfort, delicious food, and romance at this classic inn. Feel like you have stepped back in time to 18th century New England but, with all the modern conveniences of today. Fireplaces, antiques, and hand-painted murals are backdrops to this romantic setting.
The Hancock Inn remains true to its origin, filled with colonial-style furniture, antiques from New England and paintings and curios "of the period."
Saturday, October 4th A History Weekend at The Hancock Inn Moderated by Howard Mansfield Once upon a time, water in New Hampshire was hoarded. Nearly every pond, lake, river, and brook was altered. Dams were built, swamps and pastures were flooded. The “unspoiled” lakes, beloved by summer visitors today, and the “pristine” ponds in nature sanctuaries, have a hidden industrial past. They were reservoirs. Impounded water was the coal heap…
ON the heels of our recent wine tasting, we will host a taste of American whiskeys - bourbons and ryes - on Saturday, September 20th, at 5:00 p.m. The tasting will be led by Chuck Cowdery, writer and Kentucky Bourbon Hall of Fame member. You can learn more about Chuck AND American whiskey at http://chuckcowdery.blogspot.com. The guided tasting with small bites menu is $20 or $35 for two. A limited number of seats are available…