A Colonial on the Water

This Colonial-style home on Long Island’s north shore dates back to 1790, according to the current owner. It’s asking $3.6 million, or $719 a square foot.

On the Market in the Region

A six-bedroom Tudor in Larchmont, N.Y., and a five-bedroom colonial in Northport, N.Y.



On the Market in the Region

A five-bedroom Tudor in Sea Cliff, N.Y., and a four-bedroom colonial in Norwalk, Conn.



On the Market in the Region

A five-bedroom colonial in Muttontown, N.Y., and a four-bedroom farmhouse in Rowayton, Conn.



In the Garden: In Praise of the Misunderstood Quince Tree

Quince, once de rigueur in America’s Colonial gardens, fell out of favor over the years. But some growers are still very attached to the fruit.