Tag Archives: Preservation Farmington

Six-month review: Looking forward

Preservation Farmington was launched six months ago today. It started last fall, when several of us on the Farmington Historical Commission resigned to speak out against new city plans that threatened our downtown’s historic character. Fans of Farmington history will … Continue reading

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VINTAGE POINT: Governor Warner Mansion

Farmington’s iconic Governor Warner Mansion, built in 1867, wasn’t always white. The paint job, plus the signature wraparound porch, was added circa 1910 by Fred Warner, the home’s gubernatorial namesake. 33805 Grand River Avenue, Farmington Historic photo from the Farmington … Continue reading

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