Planter Basin

2008

  • The original 19th century Planter Basin, once occupying the grounds of Greystone, serving as an ornamental piece and gracing the entrance to the formal gardens in 1928, was restored and placed in its original location.

Ministrel Gallery overlooking the Living Room

2009-2010

  • The first two phases of a three phase project were completed to restore the Ministrel Gallery overlooking the Living Room

Mansion Museum in the Library Room

In progress

Restoration

Your support as a member of the Friends of Greystone has afforded us the opportunity to restore and preserve many elements of the Doheny Greystone Estate.  Some of our accomplishments are listed below.  View projects that are currently looking for sponsorship.

Three Kitchens (pantry, main, baking) 
2013

  • Magic Chef 1928 Stove cleaned and polished
  • Westinghouse 1928 Icebox porcelain doors re-porcelained and hinges re-plated
  • Sink faucets in all 3 kitchens re-plated
  • Cabinet hardware re-plated and replaced
  • Main kitchen marble island cabinet restored and new matching marble top donated by Walker Zanger

Marble fireplace and hardwood floors in the Formal Dining Room and East Alcove

2006

  • Restoration of the marble fireplace and hardwood floors in the Formal Dining Room and East Alcove hardwood floors were cleaned and restored

Breakfast Room

2012

  • The Breakfast Room cork floor was repaired and restored

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Wall sconces in the North Wing Boy's Library

2007

  • The original wall sconces were repaired, restored and re-installed in the North Wing Boy's Library

100 Doorknob Project

Supported by Baldwin Hardware 
November, 2016

Pictorial self-guided room tour completed

2011

  • The completion and installation of our pictorial self-guided room tour consisting of thirty-eight framed historical room photos from the 1920's and 1940's