Parks and Recreation, Department of
(California Department of Parks and Recreation)
Cooper-Molera Adobe Wall Repair
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Perform repairs to the adobe and stone garden walls at Cooper-Molera Adobe at Monterey State Historic Park to address extensive deterioration and adobe and mortar loss due to exposure to the weather and improper drainage. Work will repoint the stone and adobe wall mortar, reset stone, repair cracks, replace-in-like-kind of missing and heavily deteriorated stone and adobe, repair roof, and rebuild failing buttresses. Additional work will excavate 6'6"x5' deep for concrete footings to build two new 6'x6" long X 3'6" wide X 5'5" tall buttresses to support wall in weak areas.
Project consists of maintenance, repair, stabilization, rehabilitation, restoration, preservation, conservation or reconstruction of historic resources, in a manner consistent with the Secretary or the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties with Guidelines for Preserving, Rehabilitating, Restoring, and Reconstructing Historic Buildings (1995), Weeks and Grimmer.