Press About The Berkshires

Maple Glen at The Red Lion Inn: Stockbridge’s Gilded Age-Inspired Retreat

Break out the smelling salts and cordials, Carson, because Gilded Age fever has swept America, thanks to Downton Abbey and its gold-leafed ilk. In Berkshire towns like Lenox and Stockbridge, cultural icons like novelist Edith Wharton and ultra-wealthy families like the Morgans (as in J.P.) spent at least part of the year nestled among the natural beauty of this region, and built luxurious homes to accommodate their lifestyles… read more.