Monthly Archives: September 2013

Environmental Impact of Demolishing and Replacing the Sanford-Bristol House

Recently, I’d conducted a formal study of the gross environmental impact of demolishing the Sanford-Bristol House (c. 1790) of Milford, Connecticut, and replacing it with a smaller, replica home. What follows here is a brief synopsis of my findings. A … Continue reading

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Another Perspective From Phil Russo

Here’s yet another great perspective on the Sanford-Bristol House controversy, submitted by Phil Russo, a former Milford, Connecticut resident, and founding member of the Milford Preservation Trust. Once again, I’ve shared his words as a full posting to enhance their … Continue reading

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Environmental Impact of Demolition-Replacement: Sanford-Bristol House Case Study

Preservationists and residents alike have spoken at length in support of the recently threatened Sanford-Bristol House (c. 1790), of Milford, Connecticut. An architecturally unique and irreplaceable historic home, it’s also a highly visible element of Milford’s River Park Historic District. … Continue reading

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