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Italianate 1840-1880

  • Picturesque asymmetry
  • Commonly L-plan with engaged tower or rectangular mass with cupola
  • Flat or low-pitched roof with minor gables, projecting cornice visually supported by brackets
  • Balustraded entrance windows and doors paired and capped by a hood
  • Debased classical ornament: paired brackets, modillions, quoins, pediments