The Maguire House

30 Cobb Road, Ashburnham, Massachusetts 01430
Innkeeper(s): Paul & Terry Maguire
  • The Wisteria Room has a queen-sized bed with a private bath and a nice sitting area. This room has a

    The Wisteria Room has a queen-sized bed with a private bath and a nice sitting area. This room has a

  • The Rose Room has a queen-sized bed with a private bath and a nice sitting area. This room has a spe

    The Rose Room has a queen-sized bed with a private bath and a nice sitting area. This room has a spe

  • The Country Room has a queen-sized bed with a private bath and a nice sitting area. This room faces

    The Country Room has a queen-sized bed with a private bath and a nice sitting area. This room faces

  • Living Room with working fireplace

    Living Room with working fireplace

  • We serve a full New England breakfast starting with fresh fruit, homemade bread, muffins, or scones,

    We serve a full New England breakfast starting with fresh fruit, homemade bread, muffins, or scones,

 
  • Introduction

    Surrounded by over forty private acres, The Maguire House beckons you to stop and stay awhile.

    Built in 1764, this historic home was one of Ashburnham's first inns and remained a haven for travelers until 1898 when it became a private residence. Wishing to share the rich tradition that was first established in this beautiful home over two hundred years ago, we opened as a bed and breakfast in 1997.


    Comfort prevails in our three enchanting guest rooms, each with a queen sized bed, private bath, and sitting area. In your room you will find fresh flowers, gourmet chocolates, bottled water, and refreshments. Exquisite bedding, fluffy down comforters, handmade quilts, spa bathrobes, oriental rugs, and Crabtree & Evelyn amenities are provided to make your stay thoroughly relaxing and memorable. Free wireless internet and phone service is available throughout the inn. Combine all of these with the magnificent view of the lake and mountains and you may never want to leave.
     



    The Maguire House complements all seasons. Whether shopping at the finest furniture outlets in New England, hiking the nearby state trails, downhill or cross-country skiing, visiting Cushing Academy, or simply getting away, let us indulge you.

    A full New England breakfast with fresh fruit, homemade granola,specialty breads, and a hot entree is served in the dining room or on the porch, weather permitting.


    We invite you to relax by a warm fire, stroll along the pristine lake, or simply rest on the porch enjoying the spectacular view of Mt. Monadnock and surrounding hills.

    You'll see why so many guests want to stay forever!

  • Dining

    At the Maguire House our guests enjoy a full New England breakfast. We serve freshly baked specialty breads, muffins, or scones, seasonal fruit, homemade granola, and a choice of eggs, waffles, pancakes, or French toast. For beverages we offer coffee, assorted teas, juices, milk, and water.

    Our Menu may Include:

     

    To Start

    Freshly Baked Creations

    Poached Apples with Vanilla Yogurt
    Maple Oatmeal Scones
    Pumpkin Bread
    Cranberry Orange Muffins

    Seasonal Fresh Fruit and Berry Salad

    Terry’s own Homemade Granola

     




    Followed by Your Choice of

    An Egg Dish Served with Toast, Home Fries, Bacon or Sausage-

    Quiche Lorraine
    Baked Egg, Cheese, and Ham Frittata
    Fresh Vegetable Omelet
    Cheddar Scrambled Eggs
    Or
    Eggs Benedict

    Or
    Muffins

    Or
    A Baked Entrée Served with Real Maple Syrup, Home Fries, Bacon or Sausage-

    Pumpkin Waffles
    Apple Walnut Pancakes
    French Toast



    Throughout the Day
    Complimentary coffee, assorted teas, a variety of sodas, wine, beer, cheese, crackers, and other snacks are available anytime throughout the day.
    We also serve freshly baked cookies or brownies in the afternoon

     

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  • Awards & Guest Reviews

    "It is with great enthusiasm that I write this review. My wife Tracy and I recently wanted a quick "get away" for a night to just sit back, chill out and enjoy each others company. I went on the web and looked up Wachusett area Bed and Breakfast's and came across the Maguire House. Luckily there was availability and may I say with 100% honestly that we had a fantastic time. I cannot say enough about the place. Beautiful does not begin to describe the home and the view. Our hosts could not have been nicer. In fact my wife and I said if we ever opened a B&B ourselves we would call Terry and Paul and pick their brains!!! The rooms were immaculate, the breakfast was a feist, and did I mention the view??? :) My wife and I will certainly be back either alone again or with friends to share the experience. To all....treat yourselves to this piece of heaven.....but leave us some availability :) Sincerely Rick and Tracy Nelson"
     
    "The Maguire House is an absolutelly lovely B&B - and I've been to quite a few! The rooms are very comfortable, clean (and I'm a neat freak), and charming an a very New England sort of way. The innkeepers are delightful hosts, and truely make you feel at home. There are refreshments made available anytime, the breakfast is top-notch, and the location is spectacular. The views of nearby Monadnock over the lake (complete with loons) truely set off this location as a romantic get-away! I'll be back!"
     
    "We loved staying at The Maguire House. The room was beautiful and immaculate. The House was gorgeous and the views were breath taking, The Maguire's made us feel like family. I recommend this place 5 STARS ON EVERYTHING!!!!!"
     
    "We are so fortunate, that our plan of our trip had to be altered and we had the incredible luck to find The Maguire House. I only wish, we could have stayed longer. Service, Comfort and Love for Details were perfect -our stay will be unforgettable and we will definitely plan the Maguire House into our next trip on the East Coast"
     
     
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  • Directions

    From Rt. 2:

    • Take the Rt. 31 exit, number 28, towards Fitchburg/Princeton.
    • Keep right at the fork in the ramp.
    • Merge onto Rt. 31.
    • Rt. 31 becomes Rt. 31/Rt. 2A.
    • Turn sharp left onto Rt. 12.
    • Stay straight on Rt. 12 for six miles through Ashburnham center.
    • Turn right onto High St.
    • High St. becomes Lake Rd. At fork bear right onto Cobb Rd. We are #30, the last house on the right, a white colonial set back from the road.
 
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