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Charles Flaugher House

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1890, Zack Eyres. 32 6th St. S.W.

This is a highly refined interpretation of the late Queen Anne. In this instance the earlier picturesque exuberance is held in check by a classical (Colonial Revival) restraint. This large-scale dwelling seems to spread gently over the surrounding broad lawn; the building's centerpiece is a corner domed pavilion over an expansive porch.

Writing Credits

Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Charles Flaugher House", [Le Mars, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-MW070.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 482-482.

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