Whitney House Storrs Mansfield January 24, 2023

The Whitney House boarded up and fenced off on Monday morning. Connor Linskey | Staff

STORRS — As of Monday morning, the fire that did significant damage to the historic Whitney House on Friday was still under investigation, according to University of Connecticut Fire Marshal Steve Garvin.

For safety precautions, on Monday morning, fencing had been installed around the building and the house was also boarded up.