Thursday Doors – August 20, 2015

A lovely set of doors on the quaint little St. Andrews United Church, in Wakefield in the Gatineau region of western Québec:


I just love the way these simple white doors stand out thanks to the decorative glass in the arch and the ornate black iron hardware.


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About Norm 3.0

World’s youngest grumpy old man & heart failure wonder boy. Interests: writing, woodworking, photography, travel, tennis, wine, and I know a bit about power tools.
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53 Responses to Thursday Doors – August 20, 2015

  1. I have always loved doors… it’s the opening to the beginning

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  3. John says:

    Thank you for following my site, Norm!

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  5. Really love the design of these Norm, so very clean and bold!

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  7. dimlamp says:

    I don’t seem to be getting my link to work with your blue button system. Not sure what I’m doing wrong…


    • Norm 2.0 says:

      I fixed it. FYI the link to your post goes in the 1st field, the name of your blog in the 2nd & your email in the 3rd. Thanks for joining us 🙂


  8. dimlamp says:

    I do like church doors, and your photo with those decorative iron hinges is impressive. Here’s my entry for this week:

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  9. reocochran says:

    I like those kinds of church doors, Norm. There is something special about the peak in the arch and the trinity designated in those clover-looking shapes, Norm. Outstanding door find with the distinctive black handles, black lamp or lantern, and hinges. The details really stand out in the contrasts (hence outstanding post!)

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  10. Luanne says:

    What a fancy, beautiful door!!!

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  13. I love those black hinges set against the white background. Great photo, Norm.

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  15. Cee Neuner says:

    Hi Norm, churches can have some great doors.
    I found a mural this weekend with a door in the middle of it.

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  16. Sammy D. says:

    Hi Norm – I find these smaller churches very comforting. They evoke earlier, less frenzied years and were community gathering places for many. The ironwork in the hardware is exquisite.

    My entry is at

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  17. Nato says:

    What a great door! I took a few this last weekend but have yet to take them off my camera. I swear. Work is getting in the way of my blogging! lol

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  19. klara b says:

    indeed nice hardware.

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  20. Dan Antion says:

    I really like the hardware and I like that the windows mimic the peaked arch of the entrance. The white really does stand out especially with those massive black hinges.. Great doors Norm!

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  22. Hardware is wonderful. I’ve never seen signs posted on a church door before – functional I guess. 🙂

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  24. tgeriatrix says:

    I like the way the white door plops out of the brick building.
    My contribution this week:

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  26. I. Greenwald says:

    I love church doors. This one is beautiful.

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  27. joey says:

    Those are precious perfection — the hardware, oh my! Love the way the window appears black and white as well. Great doors!

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  29. Dan Hen says:

    Elegant door indeed .

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