Turmbull, Connecticut cape after turned into spectacular home
Photo: John and Elizabeth C.
« »

After: Original Charm

In addition to expanding and converting the side screened-in porch to a new playroom, the project consisted of completely stripping the aluminum siding as well as four layers of asphalt roof. The couple recaptured the charm of their home with new shake shingle siding, architectural roof and windows. All of the previously lost details were restored, like window trim with copper-capped molding, custom working shutters, copper window boxes and a trellised side entry.

See more of this old-house rescue in Best Whole House Before and Afters 2010
Ask TOH users about Befores and Afters

Contribute to This Story Below