RESTORATION PROJECTS


There is no doubt that Pequotsepos Manor, the 1717 house museum. is the pride and joy of the Denison Homestead.  We are proud of the restoration projects  to date which include

  • In 2007, a new roof was installed on the north side of the Homestead and back-----------------------------------------------------------------
  • In 2011, the Vogel Cottage was restored thanks to the generosity of the John Denison Miller family.
  • In 2011, the exterior siding of the manor house was powerwashed  and a preservative was applied to the shingles.  Windows were reglazed and exterior door and window trim were painted.
  • In 2013, the stone foundation of the manor house was repointed and drains were installed around the exterior of the manor house to prevent water from seeping int the cellar.
  • In 2014, a grant was received from the 1772 Foundation to repair the center chimney of the manor house so open hearth cooking demonstrations can be offered.

However, despite all these improvements, more major renovations are needed.  Projects in need of support are ......