Old Town Doors

Lunenburg sure packs a lot of architecture into a small space. Here are just a few of my favourites from one block:

Love everything about this house! The lines, the dormers, the colour … and those doors!!

A red door, though! Gets me every time.

And a garden door …

Big enough to say “door”, but small enough to be inviting. The slate stone step is perfection!

Linked to Norm’s Thursday Doors.

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17 thoughts on “Old Town Doors

  1. Ally Bean July 13, 2018 / 5:14 pm

    I’m a sucker for red doors… and to see one hidden behind black doors is wacky, but cool. Nice photos.

  2. Norm 2.0 July 13, 2018 / 5:53 pm

    So many lovely historic old buildings in that place, it’s a festival of great doors 🙂

  3. dennyho July 13, 2018 / 6:53 pm

    Love the red door over the black door, would love to walk through this each day.

  4. Joanne Sisco July 13, 2018 / 7:41 pm

    I love that deep blue-gray colour – a steel gray?
    … and the doors behind doors!

    Lots of history here!

    • JanetRimmington July 13, 2018 / 7:45 pm

      Me too!! That colour is gorgeous. A credit to the folks who are restoring (renovating?) the house.

  5. sustainabilitea July 14, 2018 / 12:33 am

    All lovely. Are the double doors to keep out the cold?

    janet

    • JanetRimmington July 14, 2018 / 12:41 am

      Yes. Those double doors ARE designed to keep out the cold. Also called ‘storm doors’. And the do work!

  6. the eternal traveller July 14, 2018 / 12:35 pm

    And that glorious view! Imagine standing in your doorway looking down the street to the water – just wonderful.

  7. travtrails July 14, 2018 / 5:00 pm

    Wonderful… old doors have a charm of their own. Is it Lunenberg as in Nova Scotia? It is a colorful city. Really loved it.

    • JanetRimmington July 14, 2018 / 7:16 pm

      Yes, indeed. It’s Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. My favourite town. And so many great doors!

  8. Osyth July 14, 2018 / 5:34 pm

    I love the red lining on that black door …. like a very expensive dinner jacket with some extra panache! And that first house …. I would fight you for that house – it is absolutely gorgeous in every way. Now I want to see inside!!!

    • JanetRimmington July 14, 2018 / 6:59 pm

      Haha!! No need to fight. I’ll share it with you. But, yes!! I’d love to see inside, too. Intriguing!

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