Preservation Awardee Featured in Cottages & Gardens

Preservation Awardee Featured in Cottages & Gardens

Cottages & Gardens just featured a short story about a 2010 Preservation Award Winner, the Orient House, which has been listed for sale.  (Photo above courtesy Cottages & Gardens.) Here is our description of the Orient House from our Local Historic Districts...
Trustee’s Garden Honored in Smithsonian Archive

Trustee’s Garden Honored in Smithsonian Archive

Landscape and gardening design are often integral to creating an appropriate setting for historic homes. We are pleased to announce that the Archives of American Gardens at the Smithsonian Institution has recently recognized the garden of current Trustee Ellen Gould...
The Reviews Are In!

The Reviews Are In!

Connecticut Architecture: Stories of 100 Places has caught the eye of local newspapers and stations. In several interviews listed below Deputy Director, Chris Wigren offers his methodology and hopes for the way the book will be used. “Chris Wigren fractures the...
2020 Maintenance & Repair for Religious Properties

2020 Maintenance & Repair for Religious Properties

The Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation will award grants in the form of 1:1 matching grants of up to $15,000 for historic religious properties that are listed on the State Register of Historic Places. The State Register includes properties that are located in...