Описание: A richly photographed presentation of some of the most important Shingle Style houses built in America
Автор: Scully Название: Shingle Style & the Stick Style Rev ISBN: 0300015194 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300015195 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 3182 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: "Old Homes of New England" paints a stunning portrait of the charming and important old homes of the region, featuring storybook cottages in white clapboard as well ancient mansions in brick and stone. Cherished for its intimate, community-centered spirit, New England lays claim to some of the most wonderful architecture of the country--and, significantly, its buildings are among the nation's very oldest. Featured here are twenty-five of the most beautiful examples, ranging from the storied House of the Seven Gables of 1668, in its magnificent colonial splendor, to the Corwin House of 1675, nicknamed the "Witch House" for its direct association to the infamous Salem witch trials, to the bucolic Cogswell farmhouse of 1728. Each house exemplifies its style, which range from early colonial Pilgrim, Puritan, and Shaker, to later Georgian, Federal, and Greek Revival. With richly crafted interiors formed from old woods, fine plasterwork, thoughtfully set beams, brick, and stonework, the houses return us to a more gracious time when the simple pleasures of staying at home were paramount, a time to which many of us, even now, long to return.
Автор: E. Ashley Rooney Название: Shingle Style Architecture ISBN: 0764335510 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764335518 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 5516 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: From coastal retreats to city streets, the modern shingle style home offers residents a wide range of specialized features, including the ability to reconnect with nature, energy efficiency, and improved indoor environmental quality. Through nearly 300 photos of 40 North American homes, this study offers historical perspectives and modern interpretations of this unique American movement. Be inspired by the creative ways that stone, wood, and natural light are used to provide comfortable and sustainable living quarters that accompany the natural elements of these properties.
Автор: Hackett-Galvin Cheryl Название: Newport Shingle Style ISBN: 0711229376 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780711229372 Издательство: Frances Lincoln Рейтинг: Цена: 2069 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Автор: Ashley Rooney Название: Shingle Style Homes ISBN: 076432554X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764325540 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 4482 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Shingle Style homes began in New England in the late 1800s. They were the vacation cottages for the wealthy who summered in resorts along the Atlantic coastline. The style lasted only a short time during the late 1800s, but its impact on the future course of architectural history was significant. In the mid-20th century, interest in these comfortable homes was renewed and continues today as many people are recognizing their casual elegance. Their rough wooden shingles, irregular roof lines, and wide, shady porches encourage lazy afternoons in rocking chairs. Within the house, one room flows freely into another. Over 50 homes in the continental United States are presented in over 500 color photographs, including multi-million-dollar residences, smaller mansions, cottages, and renovated shingle houses. Their sites are as varied as their designs. Some are on the coastline, surveying the crashing waves; others peer through trees on city streets; still others occupy an island or rest in the middle of a vineyard. The Shingle Style homes of today are compared to some of the famous shingles from the past, including Naumkeag, the Folly , and Stonehurst all in Massachusetts. One chapter looks at Shingle Style renovations. The foreword, by John C. McConnell AIA, an architect and professor of American architectural history at Boston College, looks role the style played in American architecturefrom the early 1870s to the late 1880sand its influence on future architecture. A chapter by architect Turner Brooks, an Associate Professor at Yale University School of Architecture, investigates at Shingle Style descendants.
Описание: Polhemus Savery DaSilva design and build homes that are dream homes in the true sense of the term--personally suited to, expressive of, and inspirational to, the clients who occupy them. Heavily influenced by the Shingle Style, Polhemus Savery DaSilva create houses that are fresh and of their time, yet evoke the familiar and the timeless.
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