The Mount - Edith Wharton’s Residence

Project Details

Building Owner: Edith Wharton Restoration, Inc.

Architect: John G. Waite Associates PLLC

Construction Manager: .

Completed Date: April 1, 2008

Project Description

Edith Wharton's country home in Lenox, MA is part of the "Save America's Treasures" project administered by the National Park Service of the Department of the Interior and is on the National and State Register of Historic Places.

Work involved with the roofing portions of the project included a complete re-roofing with new slate, rebuilding the existing chimneys above the roof line, and all associated copper gutters and flashing.  Refurbishment of the existing copper framed skylight and a new membrane roofing was also completed.