Wentworth-Gardner Archives - The Daily Portsmouth

In the Kitchen at The Wentworth-Gardner

Everyone knows the history in the seacoast is incredibly rich.  We are fortunate to also have some lasting relics of times gone by.  Here is the kitchen area of the Wentworth-Gardner house, the beautiful Georgian style mansion located on the South End Waterfront.  From the instant you step inside this beautifully maintained home it is […]

Old New England at the Wentworth-Gardner

The story behind the impressive Wentworth-Gardner mansion that stands opposite the waterfront in the South End is a cool one.  Head over to the Wentworth-Gardner’s website to learn more.  I’m very pleased to be part of an opening happening in June that will highlight the history and beauty of the home.  The craftsmanship of the […]

Reflections & Rooftops

Digging back once again through the archives and finding some stuff that I really like – and approaching it with a fresh eye and a different mindset on processing.  It’s brought some refreshing clean light to the homes along the waterfront in the south end in this shot from the fall of 2009.  It seems […]

The Banister

We are fortunate here in the Seacoast to still have so many historically rich pieces of architecture.  One of these such gems is the Georgian structure known as the Wentworth-Gardner house…which sits in the South End overlooking Peirce Island and the back channel of the Piscataqua River.  While I was shooting the structure (originally built […]

Mechanic Ave | Streets of the South End

In another installment of Streets of the South End – Mechanic Avenue is featured…I absolutely love this part of town.  Mechanic Ave is located along the waterfront of the back channel in one of Portsmouth’s most picturesque portions of waterfront.  This section can somewhat be seen in yesterday’s post, which was taken from the Peirce […]

The Wentworth-Gardner House

As we all know, Portsmouth is one of the most charming and historic towns in New England.  Being one of the oldest settlements in the country, there are many structures remaining from earlier eras.  We are lucky to have some so well preserved, that when you walk in you can just feel the history in […]

Wentworth Gardner House & Charles Warren Brewster

Charles Warren Brewster’s portrait hangs above a dresser in the Wentworth Gardner House that overlooks the back channel in Portsmouth’s South End.  I love all of the rich details in the various elements in this shot – the colors and the texture of the wooden bureau, the finely aged book cover and its shadow, the […]