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About batterby house

Batterby House, at 251 Allen Street, is a 21-room Victorian in the Queen Anne style. Built in 1900, it was designed by architect M.J. O'Connor as a rectory. It subsequently served as a convent for the sisters of St. Mary's Academy. The house features beautiful parquet floors throughout, leaded glass, stained glass, an imposing mahogany stairway, five fireplaces, pocket-doors, 10-foot ceilings and even the original wooden ice boxes in the basement.




No. 1 / Starting at $175 per night

Furnished with an unusual King-size antique brass bed.  This room features a large private bath with the claw-foot tub situated within the soaring front window bay.


No. 2 / Starting at $175 per night

This bright and sunny room is decorated with a queen-sized Louis Phillipe cherry-wood sleigh bed, with black and white toile drapes and comforter. The bathroom has beautiful parquet floors, a modern vanity and shower (not bathtub).


No. 3 / Starting at $200 per night

An impressive four-poster bed and high-boy set the tone for this traditional-style suite. As of November 1 a separate room includes an antique secretary desk and queen sized sleeper sofa, giving this room the ability to accommodate 4 adults (prior to this date the separate room is set up as an office with a desk and two chairs, as shown in the photos above, and the suite can only accommodate 2 adults). 



This intimate setting offers a Queen-size bed, parquet floors, as well as a very large private bath. A unique feature is the private deck, this is the only room in the house with your very own private outdoor space, overlooking the rear gardens.


No. 5 / starting at $175 per night

This very soothing room features a hand-painted bedroom suite with Twin beds, that can be combined to create a King bed, and a large bathroom with claw-foot tub, pedestal sink and hand painted dressing table. 



A two-night minimum is required for holiday weekends and all weekends from mid-May through November

Cancellations made more than 14 days prior to scheduled arrival will receive a full refund. Cancellations within 14 days of scheduled arrival will be charged 50%. Cancellations made less than 72 hours prior to check-in will be charged for the full reservation.

Check-in time is 3 pm. Check-out time is 11 am. Specific arrangements can be made on a case-by-case basis regarding check-in and check-out depending upon room availability. Luggage check prior to check-in or after check-out can also be accommodated.

Rates are based on double occupancy and are subject to 8% New York state sales tax. Third parties included in a room will be charged $25 per night for children ages 10-17; $50 per night for individuals aged 18 and over. 

If you have any special requests or accommodations please feel free to contact us.