House Styles

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Colonial Revival style House

Colonial Revival style House

January 20, 2016
A symmetrical façade, but may have side porches or sunrooms on either or both sides. Rectangular mass 1 - 2+ stories Usually a medium pitch…

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Colonial Housing style

Colonial Housing style

June 6, 2015
During the 1700s, European settlers in North America incorporated the architectural styles of their native countries into their new homes. The…

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Colonial House styles

Colonial House styles

October 3, 2014
The supporting columns are typical of Greek Revival-style Colonial homes. The difference between Colonial and traditional home styles is quite…

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Colonial House style characteristics

Colonial House style characteristics

May 18, 2014
Colonial Revival is the single most popular architectural style in the United States, in great part because of its richly varied vocabulary and…

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Colonial Georgian

Colonial Georgian

April 19, 2011
Consider an event at our homea party, a wedding ( I can provide free officiating) even an anniversary recommitment ceremony! A VERY ROMANTIC…

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Colonial Architecture

Colonial Architecture

April 28, 2011
I recently blogged on a couple of architectural movements that are popular with old house lovers. The Victorian movement got quite a bit of its…

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Colonial Architecture characteristics

Colonial Architecture characteristics

February 1, 2016
The Colonial style houses often featured emphasis on the front door. The Colonial home is one of the most popular styles of home in the United…

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Colonial architectural style

Colonial architectural style

March 9, 2013
Significant Dates 1681 : William Penn charters Colony of Pennsylvania. Large—scale immigration to the English Colonies begins. 1715 : Virginia…

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Client server pattern

Client server pattern

March 26, 2011
Few days ago I gave a talk about software architectures. My goal was to explain as easy as possible the main ideas behind the most popular software…

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Classic Housing styles

Classic Housing styles

October 10, 2012
What a pleasure it is to have an architecture so beautifully naturalized-to site, to purpose, and to tradition. -Robert A. M. Stern, from the…

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Chrome Switchplates

Chrome Switchplates

August 1, 2014
More than just a brand name. Baldwin identifies a birthright to the claim that time-tested skills forge the surest path to timely design solutions…

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Chicago style houses

Chicago style houses

August 20, 2012
Chicago has a tremendous Architectural heritage, famous throughout the world. Due in large part to the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 which decimated…

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Cape Colonial House style

Cape Colonial House style

July 27, 2012
A Cape Cod is a style of house originating in New England in the 17th century. It is a low, broad, frame building, generally a story and a half…

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California House styles

California House styles

March 22, 2014
The Bungalow house style of architecture is a single family house type whose popularity grew in the western United States at the turn-of-the-century…

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Buildings with Arches

Buildings with Arches

February 28, 2013
1. Arc de Triumph, Paris, France – One of the most famous monuments in Paris. It stands in the western end of the Champs-Élysées and honors those…

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Buildings in the Middle Ages

Buildings in the Middle Ages

June 30, 2012
Christianity played a significant role in unifying people and the same religious movement also helped in establishing feudal system in Europe…

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Building History UK

Building History UK

March 10, 2016
The MSt in Building History is unique in providing a Masters course combining British Architectural History with practical tuition in interpreting…

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British style houses

British style houses

December 10, 2013
Economists Selena and Shamubeel Eaqub, renters and authors of Generation Rent. High house prices are creating a class system in New Zealand that…

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British House style

British House style

October 31, 2011
Onlookers by the lake watch the construction of Thamesmead, Greenwich, London. Photograph: Riba Library Photographs Collection/Architectural…

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Brick House styles

Brick House styles

December 6, 2015
Wohnideen durch Einrichtungsbeispiele leichter finden Einrichten, streichen oder dekorieren – von Zeit zu Zeit braucht es frischen Wind für die…

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Boston City Hall Architects

Boston City Hall Architects

September 10, 2015
Architects Kallmann, McKinnell, & Knowles Location Boston, Massachusetts References GreatBuildings, Wikipedia Project Year 1968 From…

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