Preserving porches

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Posted: October 27, 2012

The Winchester Star

David Logan of Winchester and his company Vintage Renovation have restored the front porch at the Belle Grove Plantation and are now working on the rear porch. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Mark Brewer of Vintage Renovation in Winchester is restoring the rear portico of the Belle Grove Plantation near Middletown. He and company owner David Logan recently completed work on the front. His crew used hand hydraulic jacks to gently and in tandem lift the columns and then support them with large wooden beams while replacing the decking. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)

Middletown — Some “shifty” business has been taking place at Belle Grove Plantation.

The historic 1797 manor house has been undergoing a major restoration project, with two of the biggest changes…



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