Cape Ann: Cape Ann Shingle Style
Homeowners John and Molly plan to put the history back into their 1890s Shingle-style home. They'll remove '70s carpet, repair cracking balusters and transform the front entry, restoring the home's original beauty and updating it for modern living.
This Old House TV Season 41
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