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Chiller removed from Otis House roof
On Saturday June 12 the old chiller unit was removed from the top of the Otis House Roof.
New drainage project begins at Barrett House
Drainage work began this week at Barrett House in New Ipswich, New Hampshire.
Harvard Extension School takes Beacon Hill Walking Tour
A class from Harvard Extension School took a walking tour of Beacon Hill and toured the Otis House in Boston.
North Gate at Roseland Cottage gets a lift
In the fall of 2012 Historic New England's carpentry crew repaired the ornate North Gate at Roseland Cottage.
Taking care of the caretakers
Recent repairs at the Gedney House property focused on the caretaker's cottage.
Student film crew shoots at Otis House
Harvard students learn the art of filmmaking using Otis House as a location shoot.
Dole-Little House gets a new bulkhead door
Preservation maintenance requires giving attention and care to all features of historic buildings, including the lowly bulkhead.
Porch repairs add to Castle Tucker preservation project
Porch repairs begun in 2013 were completed this summer.
Milton Historical Society gets Eustis Estate preview
Historic New England's Peter Gittleman was the keynote speaker at the Milton Historical Society annual dinner.
Barrett Carriage Barn roof replacement begins
The Barrett Carriage Barn, located to the left of the Main House, is getting a new roof.
Roof work at Cogswell's Grant
The asphalt shingle roof at Cogswell’s Grant is being replaced thanks to the Preservation Maintenance Fund.
Archaeology at Boardman House
Archaeological work has begun at the Boardman House in Saugus, MA
Roseland Cottage volunteers connect year-round
Roseland Cottage volunteers and staff gathered for an annual Valentine’s Day luncheon.
Developing digital floor plans for southern Maine properties
Floor plans and three-dimensional framing plans are available for several properties in southern Maine.
Archaeology project begins at Phillips House
A team from The Public Archaeology Laboratory has begun to dig in the backyard of the Phillips House.
Tree work at Winslow Crocker House
Tree care at the Winslow Crocker House is not only good for the trees but good for the roofs.
Take a Peep at Roseland Cottage
The twenty-fifth annual Easter egg hunt at Roseland Cottage in Woodstock, Connecticut, featured marshmallow Peep dioramas.
Beauport landscape restored
Historic New England is proud to announce the completion of a multi-year landscape restoration project at Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House.
Fence repair latest in preservation projects at Langdon House
Vandalism to the historic fence changed the scope of work from cleaning to a repair project.
Sliding into place at Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm
A carpentry project completed four years of repairs to the barn at Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm in Newbury, Mass.
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