Capen House Back on Shore

The Capen Showalter House built in 1885 in Winter Park, has been floated across Lake Osceola in two sections, and is now on shore on the grounds of the Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Garden. Funds are still needed to stitch the house back together.

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Here is a link to a video of the barge transport across the lake:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZGPNbXf1Mk&feature=player_embedded

Here is a link to DONATE to restore the Capen House:
http://www.preservationcapen.org/donate/

Your contribution will preserve one of a few pieces of 19th century Central Florida History!

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About Gregory Stock, AIA, LEED BD+C

I am an experienced architect and artist, you can visit my website for information about me and my work, social media pages and more http://www.gregorystockdesign.us
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One Response to Capen House Back on Shore

  1. Pingback: The Polasek – Capen Connection | Orlando Regional Center for Architecture and Design ORCAD

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