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Room by Room - Kitchen and Dining

The kitchen, butler’s pantry, and dining room all received fresh paint in the renovating process. The kitchen and butler’s pantry were covered with the same wallpaper that had graced the breakfast nook.  223 more words

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Electrical, plumbing, painting - it's all happening!

From the front, our house hasn’t changed all that much this week. The sweeps now go right the way across but other than that not much else. 755 more words


Room by Room: The Front Entry and Stairwell

We love the grand entry of this old house.  From the outside, the large front porch and red door flanked by stained glass windows and lamp-post light fixtures welcomes one upon arrival. 400 more words

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The Hawk Deck 10:17am

I stood on an August Deck

of The Yarmouth Ferry to Maine

with The Man I was to marry

— this was thirty years ago — 105 more words

Room by Room: The Breakfast Nook

The wallpaper throughout the house is slowly being replaced by fresh paint! It is great to see the transformation of each room.  The south and west-facing breakfast nook is a cozy space right off the kitchen. 260 more words

House Restoration

Room by Room: The Library

Like the sun room, the library did not require a lot of paint.  In fact, no holes in the walls meant that we could preserve the vintage wallpaper.  45 more words

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Sun Room - Check!

Fortunately the sun room was not covered with wallpaper, and the existing paint was in pretty good condition.  We were able to match the paint, so after the electrical work was completed, it was relatively easy to get this room done! 42 more words

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