Project Name: Waln's Mill Building Restoration
Project Address: Walnford Park, Upper Freehold Township
Project Contract Amount: $396,421
Project Executive: Scott Hall
Project Manager: Joseph Isdanavage
Superintendent: Richard Lefebvre
Owner's Name/Contact Person: Board of Recreation Commissioners - Gail Hunton
Owner's Address: Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 08876-1262
Owner's Phone/Fax Numbers: Phone: 732-842-4000 X-259/Fax: 732-842-3640
Architect's Name/Contact Person: Watson & Henry - Penelope Watson
Architect's Phone/Fax Numbers: Phone: 609-451-1779/Fax: 609-451-0471
Description of Project:

  • Interior Restoration of 19th Century Grist Mill originally built in 1822
  • Repaired and repointed interior lower level stone walls
  • Removed and reset interior brick pavers at lower level
  • Built exhibit review platforms, safety railings and stairs/ramps
  • Installed public and Life safety systems throughout structure (Fire alarm, security, smoke detection systems)
  • Restored timber and wood framing
  • Prepared areas to receive restored machinery for processing corn
  • Installed new electrical service and lighting
  • Installed extensive powder coated handrail and mesh partition systems throughout exhibit areas
  • Project completed on schedule

Date of Completion: April 1997

Historical Preservation Review Agency: Listed in the National & State Registers of Historic Places