Rumple auxiliary buildings to get facelift, new construction planned | Local News
A Main Street house built in 1886 will get a facelift, some 4,500 square feet of new construction will materialize nearby, and other parts of the Rumple Memorial Presbyterian Church campus will be better purposed once the plans for a slightly more than $5 million redevelopment project are completed, according to building committee chair John Calvin.
While renovations are already underway at The Manse, the pastor’s residence across Wallingford Street from the church, the next priority is what is now known as The Rumple House, 1200 Main Street in Blowing Rock, located between the Rumple sanctuary and the restaurant, Town Tavern.
“adw architects of Charlotte are working on the master plan for the entire project,” said Calvin. “ADW has done a marvelous…