Scattergood Design’s entry in the Maine Mass Timber Design Competition was among 15 boards on display at the Maine Mass Timber Conference at the University of Maine in Orono on October 11, 2018.   The program and site for this year’s ideas competition was a four-season Wilderness Lodge—providing meals and lodging to backcountry hikers, bikers,… Read more »

Indoor riding arena, courtesy of Carlisle Academy Nick and Sarah Armentrout’s home at their Spring Creek Farm in Lyman, Maine was featured in a recent issue of Maine Home and Design.  In 2008, Scott designed the 11,000 square foot indoor arena to support the Equest Therapeutic Riding Center, which they founded at the farm in… Read more »

250 Main Hotel has won Yankee Magazine’s 2017 designation as Best Boutique Hotel in Maine. Editors celebrated that: Industrial-chic design warmed with reclaimed wood sets the up-to-date tone for this 26-room Rockland hotel, which also boasts museum-quality works by contemporary Maine artists and midcentury-modern furnishings. Most rooms have harbor views and some have balconies, but… Read more »

Travel writer Malerie Yolen-Cohen showcased twelve hotels from Washington DC to Maine as the “Top New and Renewed Hotels in the Northeast for 2016” in the Huffington Post.  Two of the twelve were the work of Scattergood Design. “Since it opened in May 2016, 250 Main has won raves from guests, and it’s no wonder,”… Read more »


April 12 2016

Rooms have already been reserved at 250 Main Street Hotel in Rockland, set to open in May 2016.   Finishing touches were underway when we stopped by on March 25th, the day after our lecture at the Alamo Theatre in Bucksport. From the welcoming living room/lobby with its glowing gas fireplace and banquettes to sweeping views… Read more »

Maine Home + Design has featured our design philosophy and work in their January 2016 issue. You can read more here:

The Edith Belle Libby Library welcomed patrons to renewed and expanded facilities in Old Orchard Beach on April 28, 2015. Less than two months later, the new multipurpose room hosts community activities morning, noon and night. Children and adults have been mesmerized by the saltwater aquarium that separates the Children’s area from the Circulation Desk,… Read more »

On June 5th, Pamela Hawkes was among about 100 architects, contractors, engineers, and developers invited to participate in a Leadership Summit organized by the Northern New England Committee on the Environment of the American Institute of Architects. Participants from Maine, New Hampshire, Boston and Vermont gathered to develop personal, corporate and regional strategies for implementing… Read more »

The Waterville Opera House, built in 1900 as an integral part of City Hall, brought world-renowned vaudeville performers to the city and surrounding communities. After World War II, its splendor dimmed as it was converted to a movie theater, but by the 1970’s, community theatricals once more brought life to the stage. In 2007, the… Read more »