Regency Revival | Article about Regency Revival by The Free Dictionary
A mode of Revival architecture, found to a limited extent in America in the 1930s, that borrowed features of its Georgian and Regency style prototypes; usually two stories high with a hipped roof; had brick walls with quoins at the corners and sometimes at the main entrance, often painted white; double-hung windows with shutters; an entrance porch; and, typically, a small octagonal window above the door.
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He was a pioneer in that refined and civilised version of modernism, the Regency Revival
(which the rooms at Avenue House exemplified at first before they began to fill up).
This was partly attributable to the innately philistine taste of British customers who felt alienated by 'modern' design and continued to prefer Regency Revival
cut crystal, 150 years old in terms of style.