This dollhouse was totally destroyed when it came to my shop, the lady said her grandfather built it, but never did finish it. It was stored in the cellar over 25 years and between the cat sleeping in it and her three year old daughter pulling it apart year after year. Finally, the daughter is nine, and the mother decides, it would be wonderful if she could find someone to restore her grandfathers dollhouse, made for her, but never finished and then totally destroyed, to be completely restored, painted, and finished inside so her daughter can enjoy what she never had. It was a great project to work on and to see their expression on their face when they came to pick it up, I will never forget. It seems that more and more of these projects are coming into my dollhouse workshop. These dollhouses are part of family history and should be passed on in the family for others to enjoy.