Stabilize and Rehabilitate Ten Historic Buildings, Adjacent Outbuildings and Fences


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Document Title
Stabilize and Rehabilitate Ten Historic Buildings, Adjacent Outbuildings and Fences
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Stabilize and rehabilitate ten historic buildings, adjacent outbuildings and fences on Main Street at Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park. Roof leaks and weather conditions are contributing factors resulting in the current dilapidated condition of the buildings. Buildings to be stabilized and rehabilitated to protect from further deterioration are: Ostrom House, Jeffers House, Carter House/Hotel, School House, Marten Ranch House, Cummins Hall, Cummins Barn, Haner Cabin, Gen Yet Wah Cabin, and the Skidmore Cabin. Project elements include: - Remove non-historic metal roof panels and re-roof with original type cedar shingles where appropriate; - Repair roof sheathing where needed; - Repair/replace dry rot damaged foundation support members, porch structures (posts, rafters, sheathing, etc.), window frames and doors where needed; - Repair exterior siding and skirting where needed; - Install foundation support concrete blocks where needed; and - Paint buildings after consulting with district curator to determine appropriate colors for setting and period of interpretation.

Contact Information

Diane Cassano
Agency Name
California Department of Parks and Recreation
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park - 23579 N. Bloomfield Road

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15306, 15331
Reasons for Exemption
Project consists of the maintenance, repair and stabilization of a historic resource in a manner consistent with the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties with Guidelines for Preserving, Rehabilitating, Restoring, and Reconstructing Historic Buildings (1995), Weeks and Grimmer, and basic (archaeological) data collection and resource evaluation activities which do not result in a serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource.

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