Historic Preservation Projects in Falmouth

The CPFund has contributed $5 million to Historic Preservation projects since 2005.

The CPFund has supported the restoration and preservation of historic resources such as the Public Library, the World War I Monument, village burying grounds, the Village Green fence, and articles from the Falmouth Enterprise 1896-1962, now digitized and searchable online.

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See List of Featured Projects Below


Carriage House Historic Windows Replacement

Location: 294 Old Main Road, North Falmouth MA 02556
Applicant: Housing Assistance Corporation
Grant: $85,000
Year/Article: November 2015, A35

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Church of the Messiah Rehabilitation of Stone Belfry

Location: 22 Church St, Woods Hole, MA 02543
Applicant: Church of the Messiah
Grant: $63,000
Year/Article: November 2012, A44

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Davis House Restoration

Location: 3 Water Street, Woods Hole
Applicant: WCAI/WGBH Radio Station
Grant: $267,600
Year/Article: November 2010, A10

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East Falmouth Burying Ground Conservation Phase I & II

Location: 451 East Falmouth Highway, East Falmouth
Applicant: John Wesley United Methodist Church
Grant: $27,650
Year/Article: April 2006, A34

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Edward Marks Jr. Building

Location: 744 Main Street, Falmouth MA 02540
Applicant: Town of Falmouth
Grant: $40,000
Year/Article: November 2006, A9

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Falmouth Fire Department-Preservation of Archival Film

Location: Falmouth Public Library
Applicant: Falmouth Fire Department
Grant: $1,400
Year/Article: November 2010, A34

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Falmouth Historic District Design Review Guidelines

Location: 59 Town Hall Square, Falmouth MA 02540
Applicant: Falmouth Historical Commission
Grant: $13,000
Year/Article: April 2008, A18

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Falmouth Historic Commission

Location: Falmouth Town Hall
Applicant: Falmouth Historical Commission
Grant: $30,000 and $30,000
Year/Article: April 2008, A39; April 2017, A42

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Falmouth Public Library Digitization of Historical Documents

Location: 300 Main Street, Falmouth
Applicant: Falmouth Public Library Foundation
Grant: $203,894
Year/Article: November 2011, A37

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Falmouth Public Library Historical Restoration Phase I and II

Location: 300 Main Street, Falmouth MA 02540
Applicant: Falmouth Public Library Board of Trustees
Grant: $101,660 and $98,955
Year/Article: April 2007, A40 and April 2008, A10

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Highfield Hall Restoration Projects

Location: 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth MA
Applicant: Highfield Hall and Gardens
Grant: $20,000
Year/Article: November 2008, A45

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Lawrence Academy Restoration Phases I and II

Location: 20 Academy Lane, Falmouth MA 02540
Applicant: Town of Falmouth
Grants: $150,000 and $210,000
Year/Article: April 2006, A29 and November 2013, A31

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Long Pond Pumping Station Restoration

Location: 38 Pumping Station Road, Long Pond, Falmouth
Applicant: Falmouth Water Department
Grant: $370,000
Year/Article: November 2006, A33

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Methodist Society Burying Ground – Restoration

Location740 Main Street, Falmouth MA 02540
Applicant: John Wesley United Methodist Church
Grant: $16,300
Year/Article: November 2006, A44

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Museums on the Green HVAC System and Restoration of Conant House

Location: 65 Palmer Avenue
Applicant: Falmouth Historical Society
Grants: $28,000 and $201,500
Year/Article:  April 2006, A32 and November 2012, A43

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Nobska Light Station Tower Restoration

Location233 Nobska Road, Woods Hole
Applicant: Friends of Nobska Light, Inc.
Grant: $264,850
Year/Article: April 2017, A40

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Oak Grove Cemetery

Location: Jones Road at Palmer Avenue (NE corner)
Applicant: Oak Grove Cemetery Association
Grants: $28,093, $59,279, and $6,730
Year/Article: November 2010, A39; November 2014, A32; April 2017, A41

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Preservation of Historical Town Documents

Location: 59 Town Hall Square, Falmouth MA 02540
Applicant: Town Clerk
Grant: $150,297
Year/Article: November 2006, A40

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School Administration Building Restoration Phases I and II

Location: 354 Teaticket Highway, East Falmouth MA 02536
Applicant: Falmouth School Committee
Grant: $40,000, $490,534, and $255,000
Year/Article: November 2006, A38; April 2007, A41; April 2009, A20

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Schoolhouse Restoration and Adaptive Reuse

Location: 100 Teaticket Highway
Applicant: Falmouth Housing Corporation
Grant: $100,000
Year/Article: April 2008, A35

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St. Barnabas Episcopal Church Doors Restoration

Location: 91 Main Street, Falmouth MA 02540
Applicant: St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
Grant: $12,500
Year/Article: November 2011, A37

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River Bend Silo Restoration

Location: 682 Sandwich Road, East Falmouth
Applicant: The 300 Committee and the Falmouth Historical Commission
Grant: $86,251
Year/Article: April 2013, A39

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Town Landing Pink Granite Footing Restoration

Location: 55 Old Dock Road, West Falmouth MA 02574
Applicant: Department of Public Works
Grant: $300,000
Year/Article: November 2014, A40

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Village Green Fence Restoration

Location: 68 Main Street, Falmouth
Applicant: Falmouth Department of Public Works
Grant: $100,000
Year/Article: November 2014, A38

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Waquoit Congregational Church Restoration

Location: 15 Parsons Lane, Waquoit MA
Applicant: Waquoit Congregational Church
Grant: $190,000
Year/Article: April 2009, A43

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West Falmouth United Methodist Church Historic Doors Restoration

Location: 636 West Falmouth Highway, West Falmouth MA 02574
Applicant: West Falmouth United Methodist Church
Grant: $24,400
Year/Article: April 2015, A25

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West Falmouth Public Library Historic Restoration

Location: 575 West Falmouth Highway
Applicant: West Falmouth Library
Grant: $119,870, $122,500
Year/Article: November 2014, A41; April 2017, A39

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Woods Hole Village Cemetery

Location: 13 Church Street, Woods Hole MA 02543
Applicant: Church of the Messiah
Grant:  $77,188
Year/Article: November 2010, A38

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Woods Hole Historical Museum Windows Restoration

Location: 579 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole MA 02543
Applicant: Woods Hole Historical Museum
Grant: $30,000
Year/Article: 2010, A36

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Woods Hole Public Library

Location: 581 Woods Hole Road
Applicant: Woods Hole Public Library
Grant: $48,500, $28,500, and $19,550
Year/Article: November 2008 A29; November 2011, A38; April 2017, A37

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World War I Monument Restoration

Location: 300 Main Street, Falmouth MA
Applicant: Falmouth Monument Restoration Committee
Grant: $33,000
Year/Article: April 2008, A37

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