Decorating for Christmas can be stressful enough without inviting 1,000 strangers into your house to see the results. But that’s what the 11 homeowners who have joined the annual Holiday House Tour in Newburyport have agreed to do. This year’s tour is set for Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and benefits the Custom House Maritime Museum. Last year about 1,200 people took the tour, raising some 30,000 for the museum.
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