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This is the
finished exterior view of Rosewell.
Harrods Creek, Jefferson
Restoration of existing building damaged by tornado
The repairs include structural repairs; a new copper roof, gutters and
rebuilt cornice, windows and shutters; and painted exterior trim.
The interior damaged plaster was repaired and repainted.
The left side,
once heavily damaged, now looks like it should.
back side, facing toward the Ohio River.
right side, where the family room and garage once stood, now has 2 new
doors and stoops, and historically accurate windows.
Historic House before and during work
Left side damaged by tornado. Roof damaged, cornice destroyed, shutters
missing, windows damaged.
The family room/garage addition was not historically accurate and
heavily damaged by falling trees.
family room/garage addition was demolished.
is important. Scaffold was errected to safely work on this large
is important in all phases of work. The painters used a lift to safely
paint the exterior trim.
left side with the cornice rebuilt and painted. The windows have been
repaired or replaced with custom sashes.
The missing shutters were replaced with custom shutters built by our craftsmen.
new copper, standing-seam roof was installed with copper gutters and
cornice was home to birds before the reconstruction work.
same cornice after reconstruction.
historic finishes is important to Hawkins Construction.
The floors were totally covered with masonite for protection during the
For protection, the stairs and railings were totally covered during construcion work.
stairs after completion of the project.
Protecting the interior resulted in beautiful historic finishes, undamaged by
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