Category Archives: Nobles Castle

Nobles Night: A Celebration of the Castle Project

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The Music Room

“A winding staircase, built of blue stone, leads to the music room…… this room is the centre of the house. …. A fireplace is on the right with stone carvings which reach to the ceiling.” The “Riverdale” pamphlet, prepared as … Continue reading

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Spaces Transformed

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The Castle Imagined and Real

By Ellen Watts, Dan Arons, and Daniel Bernstein, Principals of Architerra Inc. (architects for the Castle Project) “Before the Castle Project was built, it was fully imagined, its form and details constructed in a three dimensional digital model.”  We’ve explained … Continue reading

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Bytes of Castle Lore

By Joyce Leffler Eldridge, author of the sesquicentennial history “In Their Voices” In researching the history of Nobles in time for the sesquicentennial, I have unearthed a considerable number of Castle “factoids” not included in Richard T. Flood’s 1966 centennial … Continue reading

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Inspired by H.H. and F.L.O.

By Ellen Watts, Dan Arons, Daniel Bernstein, Principals of Architerra Inc. (architects for the Castle Project) “Can you come take a look at our Castle?  We’re not sure what to do with it. It needs fixing and a dining addition … Continue reading

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The Castle when….

In 1896, Russell Sturgis, an American architect and art critic of the late 1800s and 1900s described the Castle, at the time still a private home, as “….. one of the best pieces existing of the peculiar Romanesque sculpture of … Continue reading

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