Molette House Slideshow

The historic 1825 Molette Plantation house in Alabama was moved several miles, renovated, and converted into a model of 21st century energy efficiency.

Molette House: Interior

A view of Molette House's interior.

Molette House: Vintage

Early photo of the Molette House

Molette House: Siding

Some of the original siding on the 1825 Molette Plantation home in Alabama.

Molette House: Jodi Laumer-Giddens of LG Squared with homeowners David and Eleanor Molette Cheatham

Jodi Laumer-Giddens of LG Squared with homeowners David and Eleanor Molette Cheatham.

Molette House: Chris Laumer-Giddens

Chris Laumer-Giddens of LG Squared.

Molette House: Ready to Move

Part of the renovation of Molette Plantation house involved moving it several miles.

Molette House: Moving Through the Cotton Fields

Cotton fields line the road as Molette Plantation house is moved to a new location.

Molette House: Planning in the Field

Field planning.

Molette House: Construction 1

Construction work at Molette Plantation house.

Molette House: Jodi Laumer-Giddens

Jodi Laumer-Giddens of LG Squared.

Molette House: Construction 2

Later in the construction process.

Molette House: Applying Window Caulk

Applying caulk.

Molette House: Construction 3

Even later in the construction.

Molette House: Jodi Laumer-Giddens and Eleanor Molette Cheatham

Jodi Laumer-Giddens of LG Squared and Eleanor Molette Cheatham, who inherited Molette Plantation house.

Molette House: Addition and Deck

The Molette Plantation house project included an addition and a deck.

Molette House: Construction5

Further work on the Molette Plantation house.

Molette House: Construction6

Nearly finished.

Molette House: Vintage Nails

Builders in the 19th century sure used different materials, including these square nails pulled from Molette House during its renovation.

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