Cottage Residence style
Cottage Residence style(1840–1890)
A small Gothic style country house popularized in the 12 editions of Cottage Residences: A Builder’s Handbook published by horticulturist Andrew Jackson Davis. The style was characterized as picturesque with pointed gables and arched windows including bargeboards; mostly built of wood, brick, and stucco.
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