Roudenbush Community Center Westford, Massachusetts

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    Roudenbush Community Center Westford, Massachusetts The Roudenbush Community Center was built as the Second Westford Academy Building in 1897. After serving various educational and recreational uses over time, it became a community center in 1975. Years of deferred maintenance and deterioration of an extensive fire escape triggered needed improvements for current and future generations. Mills Whitaker Architects developed … VIEW PROJECT +

Winslow Homer Studio

Winslow Homer Studio museum

  Winslow Homer Studio Prout’s Neck / Scarborough, Maine After completing the earlier years of his illustrious artistic career elsewhere, Winslow Homer came to settle on the coast of Maine in 1884 on some land adjacent to his father’s summer home at Prout’s Neck in Scarborough, Maine. The famous landscape painter relocated his father’s carriage house about 150 feet along … VIEW PROJECT +

Whitaker – Gill Residence & Carriage House Cambridge, MA

residential house exterior

  Whitaker – Gill Residence & Carriage House Cambridge, Massachusetts Renovations of an 1890 two-family residence in the scenic Mid-Cambridge Neighborhood Conservation District of Cambridge Massachusetts. Reconstruction of a circa 1900 carriage house. Winner of 1999 City of Cambridge Historical Preservation award. M I L L S   W H I T A K E R  A R C H I … VIEW PROJECT +

The Dover Church – Sanctuary Renovation

Church interior and exterior

The Dover Church – Sanctuary Renovation This circa 1839 Greek Revival structure was built as the third version of a church on “Meeting House Hill,” serving the congregation that was initially founded in 1762. The intent of the renovation was to improve interior finishes, lighting and acoustics. When the church committee charged with the renovation began consulting various tradesmen, they … VIEW PROJECT +

Temple Sinai / Brookline, Massachusetts

temple exterior and blueprints

      Temple Sinai / Brookline, Massachusetts The Temple Sinai facility consists of a 22,000 square foot complex of two contiguous buildings in the Coolidge Corner area of Brookline. The historic sanctuary building, constructed as a church in 1916, is an excellent example of the Colonial Revival style in religious architecture. The adjacent school facility is a circa 1901 … VIEW PROJECT +

Private Residence Norway, Maine

residential exterior and interior

Private Residence Norway, Maine This residential camp, situated adjacent to a cove on the shoreline of beautiful Lake Pennessewassee, consists of a house, cottage and barn. Mills Whitaker Architects was retained to develop plans for renovation and restoration of the buildings and the site. The project involved complete renovation of the house, reconstruction of the cottage and modifications to the … VIEW PROJECT +

Stonehurst / The Robert Treat Paine Estate Waltham Massachusetts

Stonehurst interior and exterior

Stonehurst / The Robert Treat Paine Estate Waltham Massachusetts In 1883, Robert Treat Paine, Jr. and his wife, Lydia Lyman Paine, commissioned the architect Henry Hobson Richardson and landscape architect Frederick Law Olmstead to design a spacious addition to their summer house in Waltham, Massachusetts. The house currently serves as a museum and multi-use function hall while its grounds consist … VIEW PROJECT +

Stieglitz Residence / Waterford Maine

Stieglitz Residence / Waterford Maine

Stieglitz Residence / Waterford Maine 2.7 acre site on a pond in the Maine Lake’s Region 3,700 SF timber-framed residence with basement and three-season porch 1,650 SF guest house with two bedrooms over a two-car garage Super-insulated house with 2 x 10 / R-30 walls and 2 x 6 / R-35 foamed-in-place roof Custom pine cabinetry and millwork throughout Custom … VIEW PROJECT +

South Solon Meeting House Solon, Maine

South Solon Meeting House

South Solon Meeting House Solon, Maine This modest circa 1842 traditional colonial meeting house with classical revival elements is one of the more remarkable historic structures in the nation for reasons not obvious from the exterior. In the 1950s, the interior of the building was transformed by the introduction of plaster frescos on the walls and ceilings. The extensive frescos … VIEW PROJECT +

St. Lawrence Arts & Community Center Portland, Maine

St. Lawrence Arts & Community Center

St. Lawrence Arts & Community CenterPortland, Maine Built in 1897, this local historic landmark is a beautiful part of the urban landscape near Portland’s Eastern Promenade. The picturesque building was abandoned by its dwindling congregation in 1986 and subsequently rescued by the “Friends of the St. Lawrence.” This non-profit group, founded in 1996, began the heroic effort of transforming the … VIEW PROJECT +