221 Edgewater Avenue Edgewater Park, NJ 08010 Phone: 609-387-9847

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The Shipman Mansion is open for tours on the first weekend of the month during April - November from 11-3 on Saturday and Sundays.  For appointments at other times, please call 856-986-7969. 

The Shipman Mansion is located at 221 Edgewater Avenue in Edgewater Park, NJ.  


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Photo Gallery > Restoration of a Mansard Roof

Philip E. Scott, RA of KSK Architects discussed the strategy and details involved in the restoration of the Shipman Mansion roof. How is a roof like an upside down boat? How is the Mansion a near perfect example of the Second Empire style? How DOES rainwater get down from the flat top of a mansard roof? Where is the yellow slate from? These and other mysteries were addressed.