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Saltbox and Cape Cod Houses

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Published by Schiffer Publishing .
Written in English


  • Residential buildings, domestic buildings,
  • Home Improvement / Construction,
  • Architecture,
  • Massachusetts,
  • USA,
  • Design & Construction,
  • Design & Drafting,
  • Architecture, Colonial,
  • Cape Cod houses,
  • New England,
  • Saltbox houses

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8040294M
ISBN 100764309986
ISBN 109780764309984

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A wonderful and well written book about the house styles on Cape Cod. Not too long, not too wordy. And beautiful drawings by Howard L. Rich. An absolutely beautiful book with pencil drawings of lovely old Cape Cod Houses. Floor plans and interior rooms are included too. The dates of the houses range from the mid 's to about /5(4). Ask anyone to draw a house, and what you will probably get is a symmetrical structure of one and a half stories with a door in the middle and a window on either side--in other words, a "Cape." From the mids to the s, capes were the standard New England home, providing farmers and fishermen, city dwellers and country folk with houses that were easy to build, economical, and whose low 5/5(1). A saltbox home (which takes its name from the resemblance to a wooden lidded box in which salt was once kept) is identified by its asymmetrically long, rear roof line. The pitched roof that slopes down to the first floor was first created to cover a lean-to addition at the rear of the original on: Meadow Street Florence, MA, United States. 2, single family homes for sale in Massachusetts matching Cape Cod. View pictures of homes, review sales history, and use our detailed filters to find the perfect place.

Cape Cod Books Books about Cape Cod and by Cape Cod authors. All Votes Add Books To This List. 1: Still Alice by. Lisa Genova (Goodreads Author) avg rating — , ratings. score: , and 7 people voted The Old Cape House (The Old Cape #1) g: Saltbox. Cape Cod style homes originated along the Eastern Seaboard in the early ’s as a larger version of the simple heavy timber-framed houses built by the first colonists. Cape Cod designs, along with Saltbox style homes, were most prevalent in the coastal areas of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island where their steep, side-gabled roof lines performed well in the severe New England. The Cape Cod and Saltbox homes in our country are classics. This book will help you understand not only the value of these homes but the importance of making sure that they are restored and taken care of. They are classic examples of New England homes. You will learn a great deal about history as you read this book/5. Saltbox & Cape Cod Houses by Stanley Schuler (, Hardcover, Revised) Book NEW. Condition is Brand New. Shipped with USPS Media Mail.