The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is seeking a partner to preserve the historic Grove Farm outside of Earleville in Cecil County. The 19th century Federal style manor is being offered through the agency’s Resident Curatorship Program, which grants lifetime leases on significant properties in exchange for restoration and maintenance. Read more
Citizens interested in becoming curators to the Old Bohemia house in Cecil County or the Stephenson property in Harford County are invited to join the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) for one of its open houses. The estates are available for restoration under the Department’s Resident-Curatorship Program, which matches up historic properties with people interested in restoring, maintaining and periodically sharing them with the public in return for the right to lifetime tenancy.
“This program is great because it helps preserve these beautiful, historic landmarks, while allowing the curators to reap the rewards of their hard work by living in and enjoying the property,” said Emily Burrows, manager of cultural resources and curatorships for DNR. Read more