Friday, August 29, 2014

For sale: 100 years of history - Verona, Maitland

From the Maitland Mercury report:
Verona House sits quiet and still today but at points during its 100-year history it has reverberated with the laughter of children, the sounds of piano recitals and neighbourhood chatter through social tennis games. 
Valentina Maund drove past Verona, built near the boulevard of Regent Street’s grand homes, dozens of times as a child. 
Maitland architect James Warren Scobie, who was responsible for dozens of Maitland buildings include the Town Hall, designed the grand structure that has retained many of its original features. 
Full article available at Maitland Mercury, Aug. 21, 2014.