The Italianate style of architecture was a distinct 19th-century phase in the history
of Classical .... The cities of Beirut and Sidon were especially built in the Italianate
style. ... In Californi...
Italianate; Flat-fronted Italianate; Bay-windowed Italianate; San Francisco Stick/ ...
cities, where the style was typically expressed in stone or brick, in California, due
to ... with a modicum of redwood ornament, often disguised to resemble stone.
The craze for Italianate in the mid- to late-19th century -- for residential and
commercial buildings -- reconfigured American cities and shaped Main Streets in
An architecture history of a city could be the easiest way to look at that city history
in this ... St. Mary's Church, 660 California St. ... Italianate Style (1860s-early
1880s): This style is incorporated elements of Roman or Italian classical
We know San Francisco very well and are passionate about our city. .... you may
have regarding water consumption and conservation efforts in California. STR- ...
Oct 23, 2013 ... In the earliest styles, you can see the growth of the city from a ... Examples of
Italianate homes remain west of Divisadero and south of 20th Street in the
Mission. ... the ancient redwood forests and ending in a neat forest of patterned
homes. ... Colonial,” which is now the most influential style in California.
Victorian-Edwardian Architecture in San Francisco ... Here is a brief overview of
the Victorian and Edwardian eras of home architecture with which the city is
perhaps ... Some houses that began as Italianate or Stick became Queen Anne
after a ...
Between 1840-1885 a new trend started as local residents began to build homes
reflecting elements of style from Italy. This was an unusual choice for this area ...
Daguerreotype by J. M. Ford, courtesy of City of Santa Clara. While idyllic images
of California architecture usually involve Mediterranean ... Larkin introduced
strong redwood timber framing that could support a ... The Landrum House in
Santa Clara is a hybrid example of these popular Gothic Revival and Italianate
We try to keep this list of historic house museums for California current, but it is
best to check directly with the ... City of Alameda Monument #26, the family home
of renowned architect Henry H. Meyers, ..... It is one of the finest examples of
Victorian Italianate architecture on the west coast. .... Redwood City, CA 94063