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May 13, 2015

Roof replacement underway at Swett-Ilsley House

Historic New England is making significant repairs to the exterior envelope of Swett-Ilsley House (c. 1670) in Newbury, Massachusetts. read more...

April 27, 2015

Historic farm for sale

An eighteenth-century house and farm protected by a Historic New England preservation easement is currently for sale in Massachusetts. read more...

April 15, 2015

Historic New England adds ninety-sixth property to easement program

Historic New England added c.1750 Captain Andrew Fuller House in Middleton, Massachusetts, to the Preservation Easement Program. read more...

March 31, 2015

Jewett House to undergo energy audit

Historic New England secured a $2,000 grant from the Maine Development Foundation and its "Grants to Green Maine" program. read more...

February 13, 2015

Castle Tucker piazza windows receive TLC

Second-floor windows at Castle Tucker are repaired during the winter. read more...

January 23, 2015

Phillips House back porch is back in shape

Historic New England's carpentry crew gave the back porch at the popular Salem, Massachusetts, site an upgrade. read more...

January 9, 2015

Taking care of the caretakers

Recent repairs at the Gedney House property focused on the caretaker's cottage. read more...

December 19, 2014

Help your old house weather the storm

Owners of old houses must be extra-vigilant to minimize storm damage. read more...

December 8, 2014

Carpentry precedes Rundlet-May House painting

Historic New England's carpentry crew made extensive repairs in advance of a painting project. read more...

November 26, 2014

Roseland Cottage fence repair is a multi-year effort

The carpentry crew continues with repairs to the intricate wooden fence that frames the cottage. read more...