AAA Editor Notes
Bacon’s Castle is 7 mi. e. on SR 10 following signs to 465 Bacon's Castle Tr. The 40-acre historic site boasts the only surviving example of Jacobean architecture in America. Built in 1665, the main house has Flemish curvilinear gables, triple chimney stacks and a cruciform design. Also on-site are a 17th-century garden and various historical outbuildings, including a 1701 barn, slave quarters dating from the 1840s, an 1850 smokehouse, and 20th-century barns and sheds.
Guided tours are available.