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4800 Canal Street – The Mortuary

The MortuaryMystere MansionMr. Jeff Borne purchased the dilapidated ruins of the McMahon Funeral Home (circa 1872), situated in one of New Orleans fabled “Cities of the Dead” cemeteries.  Our work included a complete restoration which netted the client over $1.5 million in historic tax credits and included a complete restoration of the structure, infrastructure, and … Continue reading »
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933 Orleans

The client had bought and was living in a freestanding slave quarter building that took up much of the rear yard of a lot in the French Quarter.  The building had been renovated sometime in the 1970s but was badly in need of a complete renovation.  The building foundation was failing, the porches were rotting, … Continue reading »
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2900 Annunciation

This project is designed to match the existing buildings on a “sweetheart” block of Annunciation Street.  
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1005 Canal Street – The Ruby Slipper Cafe

The Ruby Slipper CaféThe Ruby Slipper has opened their fourth location at 1005 Canal Street in an existing Art Deco building that has been vacant since Katrina.  We are very happy to help bring a building back into commerce on the Canal Street Corridor and continue in the redevelopment of the city that we love.  … Continue reading »
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2336 Annunciation

Waring Architects loves projects of this size.  We are experts at identifying existing houses with “good bones” and renovating them into wonderful homes or businesses.    
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1114 Royal Street – Guillot House

The Guillot House 1114 Royal Street Waring Architects also recently completed the renovation of The Guillot House (c. 1825), which is a “Blue-Rated” masonry building in the French Quarter.  We successfully mitigated a rising damp issue that was seriously compromising the structural integrity of the building and creating mold in both the primary and accessory … Continue reading »
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5936 Chestnut

This beautiful uptown house was beginning to show some wear.  There were water penetrations at windows, the roof, and at the fireplace.  Waring Architects carefully documented the existing state and conditions of the house and offered informed advice on how to best fix these issues.  Additionally, a new front door, a new front porch and … Continue reading »
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927 Toulouse – Avegno Mansion

The Avegno Mansion is also known as the Madam X Mansion because the house is said to have been the childhood home of Virginie Avegno, later known as Mrs. Pierre Gautreau, or the "Madame X" painted by American artist John Singer Sargent.  In 1883, Sargent painted her wearing a dramatic black dress which had to … Continue reading »
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