A showstopping mansion in Mount Tabor that was once vandalized has been restored and returned to its former glory, with a modern twist. Interestingly enough, the graffiti didn’t reach the original woodwork or features that made this home a classic. A lot of the finishes are original to the home, and some have been updated. The goal was to preserve the home’s classic beauty.
This dwelling “…was known as the Jacob H. Cook mansion after a lumber baron bought the property in 1904. Then it was called the “Christmas House” during decades of holiday events, and finally “Walter,” in reference to the rumor that Mickey Mouse-creator Walt Disney’s family once lived here.”
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