This stately home of Putnam House B&B is 17 miles south of downtown Worcester, 16 minutes from the College of the Holy Cross, 20 minutes from Clark University, 25 minutes from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. The great restaurants of Providence are 20-25 minutes to the south as are Brown University, Rhode Island School of Design and Providence College.

Sutton, an Anglo-Saxon name meaning "South Town", was born in 1704. The town celebrates its 300th birthday in 2004. To learn about the many events in Sutton and surrounding areas, please visit the official site for the anniversary:

Sutton 300

Beyond the perimeter of the Putnam farmstead is Blackstone National Golf Club, with an 18 hole golf course designed by world renowned designer Rees Jones. In addition, the club hosts weddings, special events, golf outings and is home to their restaurant, The National Grill.

Blackstone National Golf Club

We are conveniently located from:

Vaillancourt Folk Art - 5 mins
Waters Farm - 8 mins
MassAudubon Society: Broad Meadow Brook - 15 mins
Downtown Worcester - 17 mins
Blackstone River Valley: National Heritage Corridor - 20 mins
Providence - 20-25 mins
Sturbridge Village - 30 mins
Brimfield - 30 mins
Emerald Square Mall - 30 mins
Lexington and Concord - 40 mins
Boston - 1 hr
Newport, R.I. - 1.25 hrs
Maine Coast - 2 hrs