Stan Hywet Mends Wall

Apr 22, 2015
Certified masons from COI Stonework in Stow are carefully restoring the wall around Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens in Akron. Work to the 2,200-foot wall is being performed in increments of 50 to 100 feet. The project, which includes...

Historic Perimeter Stone Wall Restoration Now Underway At Stan Hywet

Apr 14, 2015
Just as staff and volunteers were preparing Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens to open for its 100th anniversary season, the first of 2200 linear feet of stone was starting to be dismantled for a complete restoration of the iconic wall...

Stan Hywet’s Director of Historic Structures Accepted to the Poplar Forest Architectural Restoration Field School

May 23, 2012
Mark Gilles, Director of Historic Structures at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens is currently attending the Architectural Restoration Field School at Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest in central Virginia. Begun in 1990, participants receive...