Gingerbread style

Gingerbread style

(1830–1880)
A rich and highly decorated style featuring the ornate woodworking of American buildings, particularly in vogue during the Victorian era.
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Gingerbread style

A richly decorated American building fashion of the 19th cent.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.