CASE STUDY

HISTORIC REPLICATION

Originally this was the Philadelphia Mainline architect John Torre Windham, he built this house for himself in 1911, and there was an addition in 1924. The current owners of the property started a renovation in 2011, 100 years after it was originally built.

Historic Replication Gallery

Studying the work of past masters like Samuel Yellin and Cyril Colnik, etc, it is little wonder that even today, 100 years after their work was created, people are still awed and inspired by the talent and craftsmanship of the creations of interior railings, elegant balcony railings designs, awesome property fence and significant wrought iron front gates.

With today’s heightened interest in classical architecture and the craft of forging Wrought Iron, the demand for replicating some of this beautiful craftsmanship is as high as ever. Here at Compass, we have done extensive research into the techniques of this incredible craftsmanship, and combined with our extensive library and experience to pull from, we can replicate significantly challenging projects. We utilize the best suitable alloys, and proper finishing specifications, in order to provide the best value for each and every client.