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WOODWARD'S

COUNTRY HOMES,

BY

GEO. E. & F. W. WOODWARD,

ARCHITECTS,

=Authors of "Woodward's Graperies and Horticultural Buildings."=

FOURTH THOUSAND.

NEW YORK: GEO. E. & F. W. WOODWARD, 37 PARK ROW, Office of the HORTICULTURIST. 1866.

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1865, by GEO. E. & F. W. WOODWARD, In the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern District of New York.

STEPHEN HALLET, PRINTER, No. 74 Fulton Street.

CONTENTS.

PAGE. INTRODUCTION. Domestic Architecture and Embellishment 7

DESIGN NO. 1. A Laborer's Cottage 25

DESIGN NO. 2. A Small Frame Cottage 28

DESIGN NO. 3. A Compact Frame Cottage 30

DESIGN NO. 4. A Rural Cottage of moderate extent 34

DESIGN NO. 5. A Gardener's Cottage 40

DESIGN NO. 6. Stone Stable and Coach House 45

DESIGN NO. 7. A Farm Cottage 46

DESIGN NO. 8. Design for a Timber Cottage 50

DESIGN NO. 9. Design for a Rural Church. 53

DESIGN NO. 10. A Suburban Cottage 58

DESIGN NO. 11. An Ornamental Summer House 64

DESIGN NO. 12. Stable and Carriage House 66

DESIGN NO. 13. A Model Cottage 68

DESIGN NO. 14. A Cottage Stable 75

DESIGN NO. 15. Design for an Ice House 76

DESIGN NO. 16. A Suburban Cottage 79

DESIGN NO. 17. Stable and Carriage House 86

DESIGN NO. 18. School House at Irvington 87

DESIGN NO. 19. A regular Country House 93

DESIGN NO. 20. A Country Chapel 96

DESIGN NO. 21. An Old House Remodeled 99

DESIGN NO. 22. Coach House and Stable 104

DESIGN NO. 23. Fences 106

DESIGN NO. 24. Plans of the Residence of C. F. Park, Esq. 108

DESIGN NO. 25. Carriage House and Stable 111

DESIGN NO. 26. Residence of T. H. Stout, Esq. 113

DESIGN NO. 27. A Chapter on Gates 119

DESIGN NO. 28. Mr. Tristram Allen's House at Ravenswood, Enlarged 131

DESIGN NO. 29. Plans of the Residence of L. M. Ferris, Esq. 134

DESIGN NO. 30. A Model Suburban Cottage 139

DESIGN NO. 31. Head Stone 149

BALLOON FRAMES. Balloon Frames 151

WOODWARD'S

COUNTRY HOMES.

IN presenting to the public a new work on DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE, it is our aim to furnish practical designs and plans, adapted to the requirements of such as are about to build, or remodel and improve, their COUNTRY HOMES.

The rapid progress in rural improvement and domestic embellishment all over the land, during the last quarter of a century, is evident to the observation of every traveler, and, as we have found during several years of professional experience, there has grown up a demand for architectural designs of various grades, from the simple farm cottage to the more elaborate and costly villa, which is not supplied by the several excellent works on this subject which are within the reach of the building and reading public... Continue reading book >>




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