Saturday, May 17, 2014, 8:30 - 11:00 a.m.
HISTORIC FIREPLACES WITH RICHARD IRONS
Tour begins at
6 Independent Street, Newburyport, Mass.
Richard Irons of Limerick Maine, a master restoration mason who has worked on historic houses and museum properties throughout the northeast U.S., is back by popular demand, visiting new properties this year in a presentation on the evolution of fireplaces, hearth cooking, and fireplace preservation. The tour includes an early Georgian home at 6 Independent Street, a Federal style home at 4 Fruit Street and a Greek Revival home at 21 Monroe Street.
Admission: $30.00. (Reservations required; limited to 20 people. Register online --- or by phone at 978-358-7880.)