John Poole
  • Male
  • Derby, CT
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share
  • Blog Posts (2)
  • Discussions
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos
 

John Poole's Page

Profile Information

Tell us about yourself:
Preservationist / restorationist / old house historian. I am currently surveying, researching and publishing on the framing techniques used in historic homes in my local area and how they relate to what is currently known of generational carpentry practices in the New Haven Colony. I am also devising best practices, strategies, and techniques for making historic homes energy efficient without destruction or compromise of historic fabric and character.
Tell us about your old-house experiences and dreams:
Currently own and preserving two historic homes and one vintage home in the coastal Connecticut area.
Website:
http://birminghampoint.co/blog

John Poole's Blog

Urgent Historic Home Sale

A rare, Dutch colonial home in Milford, CT, is currently under threat of demolition. Following a temporary injunction, an agreement was reached in court that this home must be sold by 13 January 2014, after which, the current owners will be free to demolish it. They want $200K, cash, firm. The home resides in a scenic and affluent location, and IMO, could provide a good return if proper restored. For more specific information, please see the following link:…

Continue

Posted on November 11, 2013 at 8:42am

Imminent Teardown of an Historic Home

 

Yet another of New England’s early saltbox homes has recently been condemned to teardown in the name of commercialism and historically insensitive…

Continue

Posted on September 26, 2012 at 1:30am — 7 Comments

Comment Wall

  • No comments yet!

You need to be a member of My Old House Online to add comments!

Join My Old House Online

 
 
 

Get Connected:

Follow Us on Twitter We're on Facebook!

Badge

Loading…

© 2017   Created by Community Host.   Powered by

Old Houses | Restoration Products  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service