34 Awesome Modern Farmhouse Exterior Design Ideas - Popy Home
Regardless of whether we’re discussing inside or outside the home, this is one style that we can’t get enough of recently. These houses aren’t the ordinary farmhouses of the past that you’d find on an a genuine working ranch encompassed by cornfields and fields, yet they evoke similar sentiments of solace and wellbeing. The style …
Historic Preservation: Olmsted Legacy Tour
The Larsen-Lindholm home exhibits an eclectic blend of Tudor Revival, Japanese and Swiss Chalet influence, woven into the more prominent Craftsman style. With a side-gabled roof, exposed rafter tails and knee-brace brackets, false half-timbering and wide, decorative bargeboards, the home remains an artistic representation of various early twentieth century architectural styles.
Lapham-Patterson House, Valdosta, GA - Built by Tudor Rommerdal for Chicago shoe manufacturer Charles W. Laphan in 1885, this Queen Anne style home is one of the first winter cottages built. The 19 room home was ahead of its time with hot and cold running water, gas lighting, and built-in closets. Perhaps the most interesting aspect of the house is that there are no square rooms or right angles in the main structure as required by Mr. Lapham.
Gold Coast Mansions in Nassau County,NY
Coe Hall, Planting Fields, Oyster Bay Coe Hall, built between 1918 - 1921, is a 65 room Tudor Revial mansion designed by architects, Walker & Gillette. The interior is that of the Elizabethan style. It was the home to William Robertson Coe, insurance magnate and his wife Mary Rogers Coe. The surrounding grounds, Planting Fields Arboretum, was landscaped by the Olmsted Brothers and comprise of 409 acres of formal gardens, woodland paths, greenhouses and extensive plant collections.