Photos of Historic Houses
If you're interested in 19th-century New England houses, be sure not to miss our current Article on the Period Houses of Brunswick, Maine. See color photos and architectural analyses of 29 Historic Houses of the Federal, Greek Revival and Italianate styles.
Dentils? Oriels? Quoins?
You can find these and dozens of other architectural and building terms used to describe old houses in our Residential Design Glossary. Talk like a pro!
Westwind Design offers
Historic House research, documentation and restoration consulting.
For more information on these Services, see our Design page.
For related Web sites on art, architecture, antiques and design, see our Links page.
Boothbay Harbor, Maine
is our summer base of operations as well as the site of Westwind Design Gallery. Here's how the annual Windjammer Days celebration looked this year.
Maine Art & Antiques
Don't miss our Online Catalog with color photos, descriptions and prices of period furniture, contemporary and antique paintings, and Oriental rugs. Worried about buying long-distance? You'll like the terms of our iron-clad Guarantee.
Westwind Design Gallery
When in Maine, be sure to visit Westwind Design Gallery, our retail art and antiques outlet in Boothbay Harbor.
In case after browsing the site you have questions about our Historic House services or buying from the Gallery, we've put answers to the most common questions on our FAQ page. If your question isn't answered there: E-mail us!
We Want to Hear from You!
We've tried to make it easy for you to communicate with us about your interests. You will find E-mail Links at handy locations throughout the site. Our brief Survey is intended as a way for you to tell us how you're using our site and what we could do to make it more useful for you. And if you're looking for some special Historic House information or service, or a particular kind of antique or work of art, there's also a Request form which you can use for that.