Thornton Estate is Covid19 compliant with enhanced cleaning procedures and has been equipped with iWave-R air filters in each of the four (4) geothermal air handlers.


Located six miles from Chestertown, Thornton Estate is a magnificent 6,000 square foot manor house built in 1815. The manor house was recently renovated with modern amenities. The estate covers 325 acres of traditional and organic farmland as well as 2500 feet of shoreline on Morgan Creek. Thornton has a graceful combination of the finest finishes from both the past and the present.


Chef’s Kitchen with Eat-In Dining • Formal Dining Room with seating for 10 people • Parlor • Living Room & Library with Wet Bar • Summer & Winter Porches • Half Bath • Greenhouse • Underground Fiber Optic High Speed Internet” 500+ mbps • Alexa-driven Multi-room Surround Sound System • Elevator

Second Floor Lodging

Brooks Suite

King bed including an en suite bath with soaking tub and standing shower; dressing room with single bed and washer/dryer; and balcony.  Accessible by elevator.

Wilmer Room

Queen bed with en suite bath including a standing shower 

Hoon Room

Two single beds & standing shower.


  • North Room – Queen bed

  • East Room – Queen bed

  • West Room – 2 Single beds

  • Full bath including a standing shower and urinal shared by all three bedrooms

*Bed and bath linens provided



  • Pool & Lounge Area**

  • Picnic Areas

  • Fire Pit

  • 1/2 mile Tree-lined Lane

  • 3.1 miles of walking trails

  • Stocked Bass Pond

  • Access to Morgan Creek

  • Soft-Launch public landings located nearby for Kayaks/Canoes

  • Miles of lightly traveled, flat roads for cycling


  • Helipad

  • Merlot Vineyard

  • Guest privileges at Chester River Golf & Country Club available upon request

 **Pool is open from May 15 to October 15. Towels are available upon request.


  • No Smoking

  • Parties/Events require pre-approval

  • Pets allowed with pre-approval

  • Concierge services such as chef, driver, and housekeeper available upon request