American Colonial architecture

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American Colonial architecture

A term usually applied to colonial buildings constructed in America by English immigrants to the New World; often classified according to region in America.
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West Elms got a collection of decorative mirrors made by Peruvian artisans who were inspired by the intricate carpentry in old colonial homes.
Tours of historic cocoa village visiting sites such as veteran memorial park, renovated colonial homes and much more.
AndrewAEs Colonial Homes in Kalimpong, Northeast India, to New Zealand by their British fathers.
Amazingly, although two-story colonial homes were leveled to their foundations, no one was killed in this tornado.
Phnom Penh is growing, with new government buildings and hotels amidst the remains of once-elegant French colonial homes and burned-out buildings.
The early American feel extends beyond the village, to Sturbridge's picturesque Town Common, Colonial homes, B&Bs and businesses that cater to antiques and all things New England.
uk RAFFLES-STYLE RATTAN SEATING WOVEN rattan conjures up images of colonial homes and the celebrated Raffles Hotel - natural, exotic and fabulous.
Cobble-stoned streets lead into narrow alleys formed by colonial homes.
Havana was once considered an architectural jewel with an eclectic mix of colonial homes and modern Art Deco construction, but much of the city outside the touristy Old Havana district is in a dilapidated state after decades of neglect and corrosion from humidity and salty sea air.
In opening "The Yellow Wall-Paper" with a reference to middle-class enthusiasm for ghostly colonial homes, Charlotte Perkins Gilman situates her story within late-nineteenth-century colonial revival discourses about old houses and their offer of intimacy with Anglo-American history.
Her real estate listings include golf communities, luxury homes, colonial homes, waterfront properties, new homes, affordable housing and other types of properties in Virginia.
Other works are nestled next to abandoned colonial homes of Coast Guard officers, or placed atop grassy fields like totems to Pythagoras.

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