Our Lives Are Rooted in Places Like Stonewall Manor – Ask Gordon Bunn

Setting the scene for this post with a Short National Historic Preservation Trust Video  I stood straining to hear the sounds of yesteryear that fill Stonewall Manor. If only every house had a permanent guest register that chronicled its occupants through time. I have written this thought before; I believe that nothing is lost in this … Continue reading Our Lives Are Rooted in Places Like Stonewall Manor – Ask Gordon Bunn

A Christmas Tradition -Stonewall Manor – An Architectural Gem Awaits You

  Be inspired by the beauty and power of old places, where our lives,                              memories, and stories begin. - National Trust For Historic Preservation Recently I visited Stonewall Manor for the first time.  Mary Dyer, one of the key people that … Continue reading A Christmas Tradition -Stonewall Manor – An Architectural Gem Awaits You

Historic Stonewall Manor – Planning Ahead – A Pearl of Great Price For Christmas

When I moved to the 'Cottage for Two' over three years ago, one of the first things I asked was, "Where do you go each Christmas that it wouldn't be Christmas if you didn't go?" People looked at one another, thought a moment, and admitted there was no place in the Rocky Mount area that … Continue reading Historic Stonewall Manor – Planning Ahead – A Pearl of Great Price For Christmas