Clues in the Attic

Clues in the Attic

On a whim, I ventured into the unfinished part of the attic last week. A previous jaunt had revealed some antique drapery rods and curtain hardware. What else may be hiding between the dusty joists? A chimney, ever so slightly stepped to the left, marks the transition...
Window Sash Repaired and Painted

Window Sash Repaired and Painted

It’s been over a month since I last posted! Partly because we’ve been really busy at our ever-expanding day job (the interior of the house may be finished, but now there are outbuildings and site work issues to tackle) and partly because not much has...
New Finds… and a Sordid Past!

New Finds… and a Sordid Past!

Tantalizing bits of information about the house continue to surface. In addition to a few recent finds (shown below) we’ve learned that the house was reputed to be the scene of numerous poker parties at some point during the years of prohibition (from 1881 to...