Search Results: Colonial

NTREIS Has No Plan to Stop Using ‘Master’ to Describe Largest Bedroom And Bath

By Joanna England / June 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

…pre-Reconstruction eras pertained to the “master” of a property or plantation. Some architectural historians debate that origin, though, saying that it was used in pre-colonial times, before slavery in the…

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Ellen Grasso Gives This Historic Bluffview Colonial Revival a New Life

By Karen Eubank / June 25, 2020 / 1 Comment

This historic Bluffview Colonial Revival is an excellent example of the best of both worlds. We are drawn to historic facades because they are familiar. Traditional styles resonate at a…

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Northern Hills Stone Cottage Is a Once In a Lifetime Fairytale Come True

By Karen Eubank / June 19, 2020 / 0 Comments

…of prestigious homes. They required brick or hollow tile homes built in one of the fashionable, eclectic styles of the period: Spanish Colonial, Tudor, Georgia, and Mediterranean. Overbrook runs just…

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Adaptive Reuse Gives New Life to This Historic Colonial Mansion

By Karen Eubank / June 4, 2020 / 2 Comments

When my editor asked me to write about this classic, historic Colonial Revival mansion in Austin, she said, “I know this piece is right for you. I just don’t know…

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Oak Cliff Duplex Offers Neoclassical, Historical Style with Modern Home Amenities

By Shelby Skrhak / May 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

…lifestyle that Oak Cliff was beginning to create. Across the street from the park along Blaylock Drive, early residents built beautiful homes ranging in architectural style from Neoclassical, Colonial Revival,…

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A Perfectly Updated University Park Colonial Revival

By Karen Eubank / May 28, 2020 / 2 Comments

Vision is not something everyone comes by naturally. Fortunately, it’s second nature to Cindy and Charles Falk. When they discovered this 1952 University Park Colonial Revival 18 years ago, they…

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