I have been working on the gardens on the side of the Roseboro. All of the porcelain base lights were replaced with Victorian-style hanging lights on the porch. There are 22 of these total! I put in Victorian-style lights today to match the new hanging lights on the porch. I worked on the handicapped ramp… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Restoration Plans
Many people ask when we will open. I do not have a definite date yet. This is because whenever you do a renovation project this big, you never know what you will run into. That is the case with our project. We want to do everything the right way and not rush just to open.
And so . . . the outside work begins! Today, we removed one of the windows on the Main Street side on the porch. Gary did an excellent job of replacing the siding. It was a great opportunity to put insulation in the wall as well. I put a coat of primer on it this… Read more »
Outside painting and repairs will begin very soon at the Roseboro. All of the lattice skirting will come off and be replaced. The porch wood railings need to be repaired as much of it has rotted. Painting will begin as soon as we have some warm days. There is too much exterior painting to do… Read more »
I am excited to be opening Brookfair Gardens very soon at the Roseboro. Brookfair Gardens is a garden supply, gift shop and antique store. We are currently renovating the entire first floor of the Holland House (where the Beekman Merchantile 1802 used to be.) We are removing the walls to make it into one large… Read more »