JOSEPH SIMES HOUSE
After completing an Historic Structures Report
(HSR) of this 1863 Second Empire style mansion in the Manomet section of
Plymouth with Agricola Corporation, preservation consultants, and
Lyon Landscape Architecture, LLC, Red Hawk
Studio prepared bid documents and oversaw construction of exterior
stabilization in 2012, followed in 2016 by adaptive re-use and renovation of the
interior for a community center with meeting space, offices, and two
affordable apartments. Construction
completed July 2017.
The Simes has received a
2018 Massachusetts Historical Commission Preservation Award for
Rehabilitation and Restoration and Adaptive Reuse.