By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Vanilla Bean Baking Company looks to add patio
Vanilla Bean Building COA2
Lisa Hobbs photos Big changes are in store for the back of 224 East Main Street. The buildings future as home of The Vanilla Bean Baking Company includes what will be an inviting outdoor space for its customers to relax and enjoy the bakerys cakes, cookies, muffins, pastries and coffees. Pictured is the outdoor area to be renovated.
The owners of The Vanilla Bean Baking Company hope they have a recipe for success when it comes to renovating their Main Street building. Sally Roberson, with general contractor Todd Bates of Bates Construction of Smithville, requested a Certificate of Appropriateness from members of the Historic Zoning Commission. Because the building is located in the historic district, a COA is required prior to exterior renovations.