Vulter took office last spring as co-president of the Friends of the Asa Waters Mansion, a volunteer organization dedicated to preserving the historic home, she was determined to have the refurbished widow's walk put back in place.
This is the frosting on the cake of the Asa Waters Mansion, this widow's walk," Ms.
The Friends of Asa Waters Mansion embarked in May on an ambitious fundraising campaign to restore the widow's walk and recreate "the most beautiful home in all of the Blackstone Valley," as Ms.
Millbury Savings Bank and the Millbury Women's Club signed on as major corporate sponsors to bring back the widow's walk.
Although money for the widow's walk is still being raised, the builders replaced the spruced-up balustrade in mid-September, beginning with the front of the mansion, facing Elm Street.
CUTLINE: (1) Workers install a widow's walk on the roof of the Asa Waters Mansion.
Along with quasi-third storeys, such as periscopic turrets or widow's walks
, the usual method involves building a house with a large attic, and then subsequent to final inspection quietly converting the void into a living area.