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Schindel House

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1939. 4716 Lakeview Dr.

English period revival pictur-esqueness is displayed here at its fullest. The roofs tumble down in a wide variety of quaint and delightful ways. Out of the roof springs an overscaled chimney and tucked-in dormers. The front door to the dwelling is inconspicuously placed to one side under a small shed roof; what greets the visitor (as it should) are the large paneled doors of the attached garage.

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Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Schindel House", [Des Moines, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-CE210.

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