The Summer House 32 Forest St, New Canaan, CT06840 After 4 years at Martha Stewart, Margaret Schwartz took over The Summer House in 2011. At The Summer House you'll find…More the old brushing up against the new, as contemporary items, such as coffee tables and sofas, are displayed alongside antique vases, lamps and ottomans. The owner's passion for antiques is evident in the high-quality pieces found in the store, including hand-picked 18th and 19th Century Swedish antiques. The Summer House also provides interior design services. The shop has been in New Canaan since 2006.