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Tour of Olana
After discussing the layout of the formal courtyard and setting down bluestone pavers, Bob travels to New York's Hudson River Valley to tour Olana, a Victorian artist's mansion designed to look like an Arabian treasure house. Back on Martha's Vineyard, Bob demonstrates how to give the master bath a Victorian flair with marble, tile, and a pedestal sink.
- Part 1: Victorian House Landscaping
- Part 2: Tour of Olana
- Bob takes a tour of Olana, a Victorian artist's mansion in Upstate New York, overlooking the Hudson River. Named after a Persian fortress/treasure house, Olana has been dutifully preserved since the artist's death in 1900.
- Part 3: Progress Update and Pedestal Sink Installation
Bob Vila tackles a remodeling and construction project on the island of Martha's Vineyard. The expansion of the cabin transforms a tiny vacation home into a spacious family retreat with an authentic 'Vineyard Victorian' look.
Also from Victorian
The crew on Martha's Vineyard begins to lay a cinder block foundation with a crawl space for storage, while Bob explains how to connect the old construction to the new. Plus, Bob travels to historic Cape May, NJ to tour Victorian homes in one of America's oldest beach resort towns. Back at the site, the carpenters start framing the new turret roof on the old cottage.
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