Old House Journal : 2020-08-04

Editor : 17 : 15


Listen to the house ABOVE TOP LEFT MEDITERRAN­EAN Some may be pinned down as Italian Renaissanc­e or Spanish Colonial. Other houses are better called Mediterran­ean, as builders used a picturesqu­e mix of French, Spanish, and Italian elements. STORYBOOK A whimsical style that appeared in Hollywood, it reached its peak in the years before the Depression. Theatrical and humorous, it features European details, fantasy, tricks of scale, and false aging. 15

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