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Admiral's House traditional exterior
 

Admiral's House

This stately Georgian home in West Newton Hill, Massachusetts was originally built in 1917 for John W. Weeks, a Boston financier who went on to become a U.S. Senator and U.S. Secretary of War. The home’s original architectural details include an elaborate 15-inch deep dentil soffit at the eaves, decorative leaded glass windows, custom marble windowsills, and a beautiful Monson slate roof. Although the owners loved the character of the original home, its formal layout did not suit the family’s lifestyle. The owners charged Meyer & Meyer with complete renovation of the home’s interior, including the design of two sympathetic additions. The first includes an office on the first floor with master bath above. The second and larger addition houses a family room, playroom, mudroom, and a three-car garage off of a new side entry.

Front exterior by Sam Gray. All others by Richard Mandelkorn.
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k w s wrote:
what brick can I find today like this? Thanks
   Comment   March 8, 2013
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maryjudithwexler
We are building a home and love this brick. I would love to know what you would suggest to use? it looks similar to glen gery belgum ? if there is any other brick you can recommend I truly would be grateful .
May 28, 2014 at 9:05pm   
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ken4242ben wrote:
Hello - Would love to know what the brick Is called or the name of the brick nd when was is built ....
   Comment   February 22, 2013
iwellman1 wrote:
What is the floor stain finish? Thx!
   Comment   November 9, 2012
tiffew wrote:
what brand and type of soffits are these? thank you
   Comment   October 13, 2012

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