Category Archives: Historic Preservation

Fire Destroys Portion of Historic Fabric in Lisbon, New Hampshire

About a month ago, we were driving up Route 302 to Littleton, New Hampshire. As we were driving through Lisbon, New Hampshire, the main street was clogged with emergency vehicles–creating… Read more »

The History of Burklyn Hall (Manor) in Burke, Vermont

Burklyn Hall (Manor) in Burke, Vermont is currently for sale as of August 26, 2017—for $3.5 million. Or, if you prefer, airbnb has Burklyn Hall listed for rent at 2,000… Read more »

Charles N. Vilas Estate in Alstead, New Hampshire

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The Charles N. Vilas estate (90 Vilas Rd.) in Alstead, New Hampshire is currently for sale–as of August 4, 2017–for $1.349 million. However, it is actually only part of the… Read more »

Wentworth Castle in Jackson, New Hampshire

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While looking through the MLS the other day, we saw that the remarkable Wentworth Castle is currently for sale and is listed for a cool $1,350,000. It is out of… Read more »

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The Endicott Hotel in Concord, New Hampshire

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For our new readers, this is part of our “Building History” series where we work to document as much of a building’s history as possible with sources ranging from building… Read more »

Demolition Alert 23: Aldworth Manor in Harrisville, New Hampshire

We do a lot of browsing of real estate listings. It’s almost an obsession really. Spring, of course, is the best time to look at real estate listings because so… Read more »

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Austin Corbin Estate in Newport, New Hampshire

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Recently we came across this listing showing the Austin Corbin Estate (500 acres) at 2 Croydon Brook Road in Newport, New Hampshire is for sale–for a mere $4.9 million. Price… Read more »

2013 Seven to Save from The New Hampshire Preservation Alliance

Recently, The New Hampshire Preservation Alliance released their 2013 “Seven to Save” list of endangered historic properties. The list includes (follow links for relevant news stories): The Durham Pool: University… Read more »