Sachem Head, Connecticut: Stonehenge Replica (Private)

The Sachem Head Stonehenge, known as the "Circle of Life," is constructed from 13-foot-tall granite slabs and sits in a private 11 acre property facing Long Island Sound.
Address:
Uncas Rd, Sachem Head, CT
Directions:
On an 11-acre estate -- home of Jonathan & Bonnie Rothberg -- overlooking Long Island Sound. The site of a former quarry. "On or near Uncas Road." I-95 exit at Guilford. South on Durham Rd./Hwy 77 into town. East on Water St./Hwy 146. After about a mile, the road veers south, crosses railroad tracks, and then veers east again -- but stay south on Sachem Head Rd. After about a half-mile bear right on Colonial Rd. and then right again onto Old Sachems Head Rd., which turns into Uncas Rd. as you near the water.
Hours:
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Stonehenge replica. Stonehenge Replica (Private)

This Stonehenge replica was conceived by Jonathan Rothberg and sits on his 11 acres of property. Rothberg paid sculptor Darrell Petit to build this replica out of over 700 tons of Norwegian Blue Pearl Fjord granite. My photographs are from the edge of the long, winding road that brings you to the edge of Long Island Sound; I caught it around dusk. It is private property and you will need to make a three-point turn to leave. Please respect the owner's wishes of no trespassing.

[Chris Harmon, 08/11/2013]
Stonehenge Replica - Private

In Sachem Head, not far from the Thimbles, on or near Uncas Road, is a very large replica of Stonehenge, on private property. Recently hewn stone, clearly astrologically aligned. The area is surrounded by radiating paths, lined with trees.

[Claudia, 12/25/2004]

The Sachem Head Stonehenge, known as the "Circle of Life," is constructed from 13 ft. tall granite slabs and sits in a private 11 acre property facing Long Island Sound.

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