Friday, February 24, 2012

Victorian Gambrel Roof Style Houses

Inverted ships inspired the appearance of gambrel roofs.The gambrel roof in U.S. architecture dates to the Colonial era, when Dutch colonists built gambrel-roofed homes on the banks of the Hudson River. Gambrel roofs also appear on Colonial homes from the 17th century in Massachusetts. The later years of...

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