Adam style


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Adam style

(1728–1792)
An architectural style based on the work of Robert Adam and his brothers, predominantly in England and strongly influential in the United States and elsewhere. It is characterized by a clarity of form, use of color, subtle detailing, and unified schemes of interior design. Basically Neoclassical, it adopted Neo-Gothic, Egyptian, and Etruscan motifs.

Adam style

An architectural style based on the work of Robert Adam (1728–1792) and his brothers, predominant in England in the late 18th century and strongly influential in the US, Russia, and elsewhere. It is characterized by clarity of form, use of color, subtle detailing, and unified schemes of interior design. Basically Neoclassical, it also adapted Neo-Gothic, Egyptian, and Etruscan motifs.
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nostalgia BROOMHILL, High Flatts, now the home of Mr David Brown junior, was built in the Adam style of the Georgian period by the Dickinson family.
The contemporary lounge/diner has feature Adam style fireplace housing solid fuel burner and door leading out to the garden.
In the dining room there is a timer framed leaded light style bay window to the front and a decorative Adam style fireplace with marble hearth and surround.
It has a hallway with stairs, a spacious lounge/dining room with Adam style fireplace and coal effect living flame gas fire, a sitting room/playroom, a fitted kitchen with electric oven and gas hob, and a conservatory with wash basin and access to the garden.
Prices start at PS760,000 for the five-bed Adam style.
A lobby with understairs storage separates it from the larger, 17ft by 11ft 3in, rear-facing dining room has timber laminate flooring and a fitted glass display alcove cabinet beside its Adam style fire surround.
There is both stair and lift access to the first floor and the apartment itself has a private entrance hall and a large lounge with Adam style fireplace and archway through to the dining area.
On the ground floor, there is a reception hall, front lounge with feature fireplace, sitting room with Adam style fireplace and a sun room with French doors to the gardens.
The Boroughbridge has a lounge with Adam style fire surround, a kitchen-dining room with fitted oven, hob and extractor hood.
In domestic design he introduced the Adam style to New England and planned for the first time in America a row of houses of coherent design.
It's a semi-detached, double-glazed and centrally heated home with a large through lounge that has sliding doors to the rear garden, a feature Adam style fire surround with hearth and fitted gas fire.
Also on the ground floor is a spacious lounge with two sash windows featuring shutters, a beamed ceiling, Adam style fireplace and maple wood stripped floor.