It takes a special builder
and a special client to
make this labor of love
This pile of wood is actually the carefully labeled pieces of a circa 1680 home moved from its original site
near Kingston, R.I. to its new home in Norwich, Vt. Notice the original stairway sitting atop the pile.
Homebuyers are turning more and
more to historic houses, but are not
always satisfied with the original site.
Despite the expense, some of these oldhouse-
buyers are willing to move the
house to the site of their choosing. This
may bring to mind images of huge Victorian
houses rambling down the road
on semis. But the fact of the