Sunbeam Farm, postcard : 4

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  • Sunbeam Farm, postcard : 4
Description:
  • The Sunbeam Inn operated from the 1920's until 1955. It consisted of the main building, which housed a dining room and dance floor, a vegetable stand, a barn and greenhouse, and Gerould's Ice Cream Shop.
  • In 1957 restauranteur Anthony Athanas purchased the property and opened the General Glover Restaurant on the site. The General Glover remained open until the late 1990's.
  • Shows a front view of the Sunbeam Farm/Sunbeam Inn building taken from across the road. This large building featured two rounded towers at either end of the building, with a flagpole atop each tower. The lower level of the building was made of rough stone and the upper level of brick. A car is parked in front of the Inn, and written on the front of the postcard are: "Sunbeam, State Road, Beach Bluff, Mass." and "Drive to the Sunbeam and drive cares away".
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  • 1927?
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“Sunbeam Farm, postcard : 4,” Swampscott Public Library, Swampscott, Mass., accessed October 19, 2019, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/swampscott/items/show/665.

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