Door Knob

This is a door knob from my second cousins Victorian, turn of the century home. She lives in the home that my great-grandparents lived in.The house is full of beautiful woodwork. It has a few sets of big, thick,heavy pocket doors and a beautiful stairway with two landings. It even has a back servants stairway that leads from the kitchen to the second floor bathroom.

Sincerely, Emily

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5 Responses to Door Knob

  1. Nancy Davis says:

    How beautiful. We love touring old homes but I wouldn’t want the work now of keeping them up! Nancy

    • Hi Nancy. I know she is doing things each year to the house. Little by little all the windows have been updates. A section of new roof that went on the turret last year and there is another section to replace next summer. Paint. I think the woodwork would be the yearly things – keeping it oiled and preserved. I do that to a lot of furniture in our house, I can only imagine the amount of time it takes in her house with doors, frames, stairway.

  2. narf77 says:

    What an awesome door knob! Your second cousins twice removed are very lucky to be living in your Grandparents home 🙂 I wonder what is in the attic?

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