Project Info

Roseland Cottage, Woodstock, Connecticut

Roseland Cottage, Woodstock, Connecticut: Decorative cedar shingle replacement of a circa 1847 high Victorian Gothic National Landmark for Historic New England. Additionally, finials, drops and other architectural woodwork was preserved and restored, chimney stacks were repointed and repaired appropriately, and copper gutter linings and flashing assemblies were replaced in kind.
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Detail view of scalloped cedar shingles at the mitered hips and copper-lined gutters.
Turnings (finials and drops) were restored where possible and replicated where not.
Detail view of one of the finials before restoration with the West System (epoxy adhesives for architectural woodwork).
Scaffolding and plank used to provide access.
Streetside view of the high gothic victorian National Landmark building.

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