Christmas Houses

Christmas Houses

  This time of year brings out feelings of nostalgia in people. It's a time for gifts, food, and Christmas movies - especially movies. Several of the newsletters I subscribe to have posted lists of their favorite holiday movie homes. You probably have your own...

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Great Old Homes Brochure

Great Old Homes Brochure Was sick today and couldn't do much so I took this rare quiet time to created a little 8 page brochure for Olde Towne. Thank you for the idea Leslie. Now hoping that after the holidays I can get the houses of East 2nd North Street...

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Did you know

A little bit of history Arrow Hill was built shortly before the beginning of the Civil War. Did you know it was a wheat plantation with slaves? Most of their neighbors were for the Union. When the son of the house was injured in a battle, he had to be hidden in the...

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They don’t make them like that anymore

I found this on an old computer. It was written right after the first attempt was made to demolish the Coy WIllings house. The Coy Willing House, on the corner of West 2nd North and Church Streets, was scheduled for demolition August 12th, 1998 at 5:30 p.m. Jerry's...

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About Historic Zoning

Morristown's Olde Towne historic districts were created in the late 1970s but they weren't give any ordinances. I am guessing that people thought you had to be as extreme as Charleston.  Here is an example of how an ordinance can be written. It does not interfere with...

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