scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 796
So many times parents tell their children of the memories made in their childhood home and the same goes for my family with one small exception My parents and I live in an antebellum house that was built in 1808 and renovated by my grandmothers family in 1898 is not only the childhood home of my mother but of my grandmother my grandmothers mother and so on My grand mother and her family the moved into the house when she was 8 years old When she was alive she would tell us stories of how the house used to be it was one of her wishes for the house to be restored to the way that she remembered it The house in its original state was the way that it looks today for the most part but in the 1850s sometime the builder of Colonel Jonothon Semple added another wing onto the house for his sons family From what my grandmother said this wing doubled the original size of the house She told of an extremely large ballroom downstairs with 14 foot ceilings just like the rest of the house It was said to be separated by an arch in the center of the room with two ballroom doors that when closed met below the center of the arch These doors now separate our living room and dining room and as far as I know are the only thing left from what was the addition to the house The upstairs of the addition as she called it was four large bed rooms with a hallway in between them She said that there were 2 bed rooms on each side of the hallway and at the end which would be the front of the house was a dormer window which overlooked the yard and pieces of the driveway My grandmother and her family had been living in the house for about
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA