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c. 1910. 215 Crescent St. S.E.

The turn-of-the century Colonial Revival box is here brought to perfection. Everything seems just right: the thin porches with wooden columns and delicate wood balustrades; the central second-floor Palladian window, so delicately realized; and finally, the narrow curved roof dormers, gently sunk into the roof.

Writing Credits

David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim


What's Nearby


David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "House", [Cedar Rapids, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

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