Staircase - country staircase idea in Providence

Barrington Farm House

Farmhouse Staircase, Providence

This mahogany newel and baluster handrail was recreated to match the original details, but at a height which complies with new building codes. Robert Brewster Photography
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Alisa Cyrus wrote:July 1, 2015
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    Brewster Thornton Group Architects, LLP
    5 years ago

    Hi Alisa- This staircase was custom built in a local mill work shop. The design was based on the original staircase from the 1890's. It had to be updated to today's code requirements for baluster spacing, handrail height and handrail shape. We worked hard to keep the proportions right so it honored the original! So unfortunately, these stair parts aren't available "off the shelf" from a lumberyard. But, thank you for your interest.


    Patrick Connors AIA



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