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Examples of old English houses and furniture

Maurice B. Adams

Examples of old English houses and furniture

with some modern works from designs by the author.

by Maurice B. Adams

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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL16564217M

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Principal furniture forms were couches, chairs (with and without arms), stools, tables, chests, and boxes. From extant examples, the depiction of furniture on vases and in relief carvings, and literary descriptions, much more is known about Greek furniture than about Egyptian. At Knossos, a built-in throne of stucco, much restored, is often considered to represent pre-Hellenic furniture in the Aegean area. Geo. E. Woodward, Architect and Civil Engineer. With Designs and Plans of Country and Suburban Houses, and numerous examples of the French or Chateau Roof. Originally published in by Geo. E. Woodward, New York. eBook of house plan illustrations (no text) from original book. 9MB, PDF, , Merrymeeting Archives LLC.


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A house is often on two or more floors. Old English homes were much smaller and more streamlined then the large Tudor-style country residences that appeared in the late 19th century that echoed medieval English styles. Characteristics commonly incorporated included the steeply pitched roof and cross-gables, large stone or brick chimneys often at the front of the house, and small.

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Regency is the Period from but in the trade antique regency furniture made from – is often called Regency. Relief. Relief is forms of moulded, carved or stamped decoration raised from the surface of a piece of furniture forming a pattern. It is. SEE ALSO: Outdoor Furniture. Old House Online's directory of designers and manufacturers of classically-styled furniture for old homes, including 20th Century, Revival, Modern, Bungalow, Arts & Crafts, Victorian, and Early American Furniture.

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Old fashioned word for living room. Living Room: Yet another name for sitting room / lounge. Spare Room/ Guest Room: A room where guests sleep and clutter is stored.

Toilet: A room where people go to the toilet (often known as WC / loo). Utility Room: A room. Names of furniture and household items in English We’ll continue to expand our English vocabulary, and this time we will talk about furniture and household items in English.

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House structure. Unless you live in a block of flats or a bungalow (= one-storey house with or without an attic), British houses normally have two or three floors or stories. On the ground floor you’re likely to find the living room, kitchen and dining room, while on the first floor you’ll probably find.

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