Category:Shingle Style architecture

English: The Shingle Style is an American architectural style made popular in the last quarter of the 1800s by the rise of the New England school of architecture, which eschewed the highly ornamented patterns of the Eastlake style in Queen Anne architecture. In the Shingle Style, English influence was combined with the renewed interest in Colonial American architecture which followed the 1876 celebration of the Centennial. Architects emulated colonial houses' plain, shingled surfaces as well as their massing, whether in the single gable of McKim, Mead & White's Low House or in the complex massing of Kragsyde, which looked almost as if a colonial house had been fancifully expanded over many years. This impression of the passage of time was enhanced by the use of shingles. Some architects, in order to attain a weathered look on a new building, even had the cedar shakes dipped in buttermilk, dried and then installed, to leave a grayish tinge to the façade.
Estilo Shingle (es); シングルスタイル建築 (ja); style Shingle (fr); Stickspånstil (sv); гонтовый стиль (ru); Shingle (de); Shingle style architecture (en); سبک شینگل (fa); عمارة أسلوب الألواح الخشبية (ar); Shingle (it) amerikansk arkitekturstil (sv); plain American house style with little ornamentation (en); Architekturstil (de); архитектурный стиль (ru)
Shingle style architecture 
plain American house style with little ornamentation
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