Dick Loudon, a New York writer of "How To" books, decides to put his knowledge to practical use by renovating and re-opening an authentic colonial inn in scenic Norwich, Vermont. Leaving city life behind, Dick and his somewhat skeptical wife, Joanna, arrived full of anticipation at their new home, the Stratford Inn.
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Series Fun Facts
- The role of Larry was written for Tracey Walter. He auditioned but William Sanderson was eventually cast.
- Exterior scenes of the Stratford Inn were those of the Waybury Inn in Vermont.
- Julia Duffy was pregnant during several episodes of the show and had to hide her condition by wearing baggy clothes and standing behind furniture.