Tag Archives: Colonial

Why I Love Philadelphia, Part 2

The old houses!!!  I love to walk the streets, just looking. Philly has way more surviving 18th century buildings than New York does, many open to the public. Among my favorites: the Powel House, below, on Third Street, where Philadelphia’s Revolutionary-era … Continue reading

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COMING SOON: North Fork Old-House Roundup

Victorians * Colonials * Cottages * Farmhouses See what’s on the market for under 500K in Greenport, Cutchogue, Southold, and elsewhere on the North Fork of Long Island.  I’ll rate ’em for you and save you the legwork! Please note: … Continue reading

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On the Road in Dutchess County

HOLIDAY GREETINGS from the snowy Hudson Valley. Nothing I love more than driving around with my eyes peeled for interesting old houses and barns, and there are plenty of them up here. Above, a Victorian carriage house next to a … Continue reading

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