Phase One Progress

Phase One – Structural Work to be completed in 2022
Our Goal: $110,000

Our ability to complete the Knaut-Rhuland House Conservation Plan and start the Phase I -Structural Work has been made possible because of our generous donors. Please thank our donors who helped make this happen.

KRH Renewal Campaign Phase One – Structural Work – as of May 15, 2022 $3,386

Foundation: $50,000 – Shore southern foundation; Rebuild west section of southern wall.
Archaeological study to be completed in June 2022, and, once permission is received from the NS Dept of Communities, Culture, Tourism and Heritage, foundation work will begin.
Floor & Wall Structure: $21,000 – Repair basement stair stringer; Reframe current and former stair openings
Roof : $28,000 – Reframe structure around the western chimney
Improve Site Drainage: $11,000

Our Progress to date

Phase One: $3,386 We have started raising funds for our 2022 Structural Work.
Conservation Plan Phase: $20,000 raised to develop a Conservation Plan.

Our Prospective Funding Partners in 2022

  • National Cost-Sharing Program for Heritage Places – up to $55,000
  • Nova Scotia Heritage Development Fund (Built Heritage) – up to $10,000
  • Grants from private foundations – $30,000 +
  • Additional fund-raising efforts – $15,000