In the Press

American Homes and Gardens, June 1906

The author, in the old-fashioned flowery phrasing of that era, describes how Osborne’s 1862 stone farm house was transformed into the magnificent Schoen Haus. Continue

Sine Nomine Magazine, August 1913

This brief article, that appeared in a local magazine, contains some interesting information about the Schoens and how they lived in the early 1900s. Continue

Old-House Journal, February 2010

The 2008 restoration was the cover story in this issue, written by its editor-in-chief, who had spent a whole day visiting the site. Her article won an Eddie, the magazine industry’s equivalent of an Oscar, in its category. The pictures were taken by noted photographer Tom Crane. Continue

Dining room with table made from beams from demolished barn

Philadelphia Inquirer, June 2010

When the restoration won a grand jury award from the Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Inquirer did an article in their real estate section. Continue

Arts & Crafts Homes, Summer 2011

This article features the exterior and landscaping from the 2008 restoration, again with photographs taken by Tom Crane. Continue

Style 1900, Fall 2011

This article is really about Rose Valley itself and its being named an historic district by the US Department of the Interior, but does contain a picture of the manor house. It contains helpful information about the community in which Rose Valley Farm is located. Continue