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design quiz

Can you answer the following questions?  If not, check outMt. Lebanon’s new design guide [1], a great resource for identifying the style of your historic home and making architecturally appropriate updates.

Which style of house is likely to have:

1) Hipped or pyramidal roof, a dormer on the third floor, double hung windows and a large one-story front porch?

a) Tudor

b) Foursquare

c) Colonial Revival

2) Steep slate roof, prominent, often front-facing chimney, casement windows and half-timbering?

a) Tudor

b) Foursquare

c) Colonial Revival

3) Multipaned double-hung windows with shutters, cornice molding or dentil trim, and a fan light or transom window.

a) Tudor

b) Foursquare

c) Colonial Revival

 

Answers:  1, b; 2, a; 3, c