Surprises abound at Shelburne Farms and Shelburne Museum ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page The Brick House was the Vermont home of Shelburne Museum’s founder, Electra Havemeyer Webb, and her husband, James Watson Webb. Peter Vanderwarker Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education, Shelburne Museum. Orah Moore The Inn at Shelburne Farms, original home of estate founders Lila Vanderbilt and William Seward Webb. Market gardener Josh Carter oversees a 7-acre organic garden that supplies produce to the restaurant. Vera Chang The balustrade overlooking Lake Champlain. Orah Moore An aerial view of the 1,400-acre Shelburne Farms on the shores of Lake Champlain. Andy Duback Afternoon tea is served daily in the Tea Room at the Inn at Shelburne Farms. Peony gardens at the Brick House. Mary O'Connor, cigar store figure, was first folk art piece purchased by Electra Havemeyer Webb. Electra Havemeyer Webb's bedroom. Shelburne Museum Brick House pewter hall looking into front hall.