Designs for Street Fronts, Suburban Houses and Cottages
Excellent sourcebook includes elevations of building fronts as well as enlarged drawings of architectural elements incorporated in these facades: residential entrances, cornices, a curved roof, dormer window, and much more. Indispensable archive for preservationists, restorationists, architectural historians, and urban archaeologists. 714 illustrations on 52 plates.
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1st story 2-inch plank 24 Vesey architraves balconies at Fig bay window bed-mould belt-courses bevelled brick building cap and base centre chamfered columns corbels cornice has sawed cornice is shown cornice of Fig cottage curved roof cut stone Design of cornice designs are drawn dormer windows drawing elevation and section ENTRANCE DOOR executed in stone feet 6 inches feet projection ﬁnial inches high inches projection inches thick jambs lower balustrade main cornice moulded bases moulded cap newel panelled pedestals piazza at Fig pickets piers pilasters placed in pairs Plate 13 Plate 31 Plate 35 Plate 42 plate are drawn porch at Fig Projection of cornice quoins railing sawed brackets sawed dentils scale scroll sawed show sections shown at Fig Shows a cornice Shows a design Shows a front Shows an elevation spandrils STREET FRONTS sunk panels turned balusters vases veranda window-caps at Fig windows at Fig wood