Let It Snow?

Perched on a natural rock ledge overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, Beauport is an extraordinary architectural masterpiece.  However, due to the harsh coastal New England climate and the maze of intersecting planes and forms of its construction, the building is plagued with persistent leaks… where snow literally drifts inside the building…   Golden Step SnowOctagon Room Snow


Sun Porch SnowSnow from Chimney







The moisture-related problems that the building suffers from is one of the many projects ongoing at the house, which is partially funded by a grant from the Save America’s Treasures program and a grant from the Massachusetts Historical Commission.


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One response to “Let It Snow?

  1. Without exterior storm windows, I think snow drifting in once in a while seems to be inevitable.

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