As the winter kicked in, so did the framing on Blackberry … nearly a year ago today.
The framing moved along quickly, thankfully, despite some very cold and blustery months on Nantucket.
My sons enjoyed the make-shift playground on our weekend visits to see the progress!
We saved all the old wide planked floors, walls and mantels and straightened out the crooked and crazy floors that had resulted over the past 150+ years.
The interior began to have a form. This would soon become a kitchen:
A view to Lily Pond …
And the new back porch from which to enjoy it…
The back of the house would have the biggest transformation:
When springtime arrived, things were beginning to take shape on the exterior and the new Blackberry was becoming a reality!