Wedding Cake House
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Wedding cake house. Wedding cake house kennebunk maine once called the most photographed house in the state of maine the wedding cake house known formally as the george w. Van buren street in phoenix arizona. Bourne house is a historic house located at 104 summer street in kennebunk maine. Wedding cake house drove past as part of the new england coast tour.
But recently it has opened to the public for tours only the second time in over five years. Maine stay inn and cottages. Bourne 18011856 who later built a frame barn which he connected to the main house with a carriage house. Tovrea castle is now owned by the city of phoenix and it has recently been opened up for two hour weekend only public tours hosted by the nonprofit organization tovrea carraro society.
Tovrea castle the historical wedding cake house in phoenix arizona. This story is apparently apocryphal but bourne and his wife did live in the home just after their marriage. The legend of the house is that shortly after his wedding captain bourne had to ship out to sea. Wedding cake house kennebunk maine the home was built in 1825 by shipbuilder george w.
2 reviews of the wedding cake house i may have been unlucky enough to see the house in between new paint jobs but during our march visit it appears to have fallen into a state of disrepair. In 1852 the barn caught fire and the carriage house was demolished to keep the fire from spreading to the house. Wedding cake house the house exterior is sadly in bad shape paint peeling and white trim stained bushes not trimmed and a vine starting to grow across the front door. As a private home curiosity about its history and interior remains just that.
The wedding cake house. To apologize to his bride he built the house as a wedding gift that would keep on giving. Online panoramic and restoration images are available too. The story was sad as is the fact that private ownership has neglected what was once a beautiful home.
Wedding cake house tours.