When do you smash things in the name of preservation? In preparation for our upcoming repointing project, preservationists Joe and Trish have been creating tiny brick fragments to add to the historic lime mortar we make on site. If you visit in the coming weeks you may see the end result of all that brick smashing–a traditional mortar repointing campaign.
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On Friday, June 16, 2017, Drayton Hall was honored to receive the South Carolina Historic Preservation Stewardship Award for the momentous Portico Rehabilitation Project, which was completed last spring. Our…Read More