||SOH acquires 3.4 acres behind the house and begins
building a replacement house for Barrett house owner.
||SOH acquires the house and 1 acre of land.
Starts work on landscape.
|| Staff and volunteers did extensive
landscaping in the fall and then worked on the inside over the
|| Emergency stabilization was done as more detailed plans were being made.
|| Repair of the North wall
||Repair of the North wall continues
||North wall repair completed
||Roof and foundation repair. Chimney at roof
||Roof re-shingled, side and front sills and posts
||Rebuild kitchen floor, prep work for windows
||Landscaping of back yard. Removal of
invasive vines. Add vegetable garden.
stairs and interior walls
|Jan - Nov 2010
||Paint analysis and Lead paint removal
|June - Apr 2011
Install new period windows, re-clapboard house, add east side
|Apr - Sep 2011
Conserve original paint and plaster.
|Sep - Oct 2011
Conserve plaster and rebuild floor in west ell,
|Oct - Dec 2011
Install kitchen walls and install kitchen and muster room
floors. Repair fireplaces.
|Jan - Apr 2012
Install muster room, front hall, and kitchen floors and kitchen
|Mar - Jul 2012
Repair rear west ell floor structure, rear hallway walls, rear
|Jul - Nov 2012
||Replace site drainage so fields dry out and
basement does not flood. Finish paint work, install doors
and hardware, underground electrical wiring.
|Aug 31, 2012
||Barrett Farm deed transferred to National Park
|Oct 27, 2012
||Celebration of transfer to National Park System
|Dec 7, 2012
||Save Our Heritage turns possession over to
National Park System
||National Park takes ownership. Plans
landscape and operational workings. Save Our Heritage and
Friends of Minute Man to support development and operations.