332 queen anne victorian Stories
My Houzz: Period Details Shine in a Queen Anne Victorian
Chandeliers, fireplaces and prettily patterned wallpaper radiate elegance in a 19th-century Massachusetts home
"Queen Anne–style house in nearly pristine condition. Except for the kitchen, they... of this Victorian home in Massachusetts. Kerry and Jason Semaski found their 1895 Queen... and the Queen Anne. The Queen Anne Revival began as a historicist revival in England... something be 'Queen Anne' and 'Victorian' at the same time? They were two different queens... can be 'Queen Anne' and 'Victorian' at the same time? Two questions, actually... On..."
Roots of Style: Queen Anne Homes Present Regal Details
Complex facades with bay windows, multiple shingle patterns and even towers make these Victorian-era homes a sight to behold
"these Victorian-era homes a sight to behold... reign, the Queen Anne style being just one. The term “Queen Anne” comes from the label... term “Victorian” arose from the long 19th-century reign of Queen Victoria in Great... do with Queen Anne herself. Her reign oversaw the Renaissance in Great Britain. The... root of Queen Anne architecture is medieval and relates to the Elizabethan and Jacobean... Victorian houses hold a special place in the hearts of house lovers across the United..."
Major Remodel: Restoring a Queen Anne to Glory
Misguided 1970s changes marred this Victorian-era home in Portland, until a dedicated family moved in
"marred this Victorian-era home in Portland, until a dedicated family moved in... original Queen Anne character to the house, without being a slave to the style,” says... of this Victorian-era house had lost its luster. “The goal of the remodel was to restore... architect Anne Niedergang. Teaming up with passionate homeowners who were determined... reign of Queen Victoria not Queen Anne (1700s). The house is essentially a Queen Anne..."
My Houzz: Honoring the Past in an 1891 Queen Anne
"their Queen Anne–style home in Astoria, Oregon, came with oak floors from the 1920s... not a Queen Ann amazing most old houses everyone call a Victorian amazing Very nice... Revival, not Queen Anne Victorian. Why am I confused? http://www.houzz.com/photos/1477... term Victorian, and its sub-styles (such as Queen Anne and Greek Revival..) http://www... and a Queen Anne Victorian :>) Anyway, enjoyed your post. The couple looks very..."
American Home Styles: The Queen Anne
"The Queen Anne's wide porch, gable and tower were welcome additions to the neighborhood... was the Queen Anne. The Queen Anne was clearly a transitional style, creating a bridge... exuberant Victorian and the restrained Colonial Revival styles. The Queen Anne home... other, the Queen Anne is a tall, upright and proud house. At its base, the Queen Anne... of the Queen Anne light and bright.... a 1892 Queen Anne Victorian cottage on a 2/3 lot, so it is scaled down, no tower or..."
Houzz Tour: Lovingly Resurrecting a Historic Queen Anne
"called a Queen Anne. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Queen_Anne_style_architecture This... this a Queen Anne, since its shape and details don't look like the Queen Annes... as the queen anne feature) at http://www.houzz.com/pro/carlmattisondesign/carl-ma... little queen anne pulls me back to my love of old houses (I grew up in a house built... bought a Queen Anne for $60,000 in historic district of small Georgia town 2 yrs ago..."
10 Ways to Update a Victorian Living Room
Bring your period living room sensitively into the 21st century with these simple yet effective design tricks
"love our Victorian homes, but that’s not to say we want our living rooms to be kitted... an 1892 Queen Anne Victorian. Some of our trim work is painted icicle white, and other... worlds only queen Ann with low ceilings and I can only wish for the high ceilings to support... charms of a Victorian. No, you don't need the clutter, heavy drapes and the horsehair sofas... museum of Victorian furniture and a self-conscious striving to be modern. Besides, most..."
Kitchen of the Week: Historic Queen Anne Renovation
Reclaimed 120-year-old shelving, soft materials and space-saving storage turned this outdated kitchen into a beautiful, functional space
"lives in a Queen Anne in San Francisco's Mission district. While renovating the kitchen... Nothing Queen Anne about this kitchen, so I don't really get the title--all materials... have a Queen Ann style home and I find the kitchen totally incongruous. However,... modest Queen Anne, far from the more glamorous expanded versions. we almost purchased..."
My Houzz: Eclectic Style Shines in a Victorian Rental
Sentimental pieces, original art and vintage finds come together for this creative couple in Seattle
"a 1903 Victorian home in Seattle’s North Queen Anne neighborhood. Abbey, an interior... meets Victorian. Plus, it's a real house, unlike some of the high concept designery... meets Victorian quite meshes though. What a lovely home, Abby. Even more, I like... rather than Victorian? Love the black and white flooring too, reminds me of Vermeer paintings... MimiLocation: Queen Anne neighborhood of SeattleSize: 1,700 square feet (158 square meters);..."
Guest Picks: Cook Up a Modern Victorian Kitchen
Get the beauty of a bygone era with modern kitchen fixtures, appliances and accessories for comfort and style
"original Queen Anne architecture and age of the house, but that also has some modern... modern Victorian kitchen. — Sarah from The Estate of Things... spin on Victorian, I'm planning to paint the lower cabinets and the island a medium... Next: 10 Victorian Kitchen Features for Modern Life..."
Global Architecture Style: Victorian
Victorian homes grace almost every city in the world, but do you know their history? Here's the scoop on this grand style
"Victorian homes grace almost every city in the world, but do you know their history... British queen at the time: Queen Victoria. Victorian homeowners were very social;... and the Victorian influence grew. Still, the exact Victorian time period and names... for its Victorian architecture. In Australia, the Victorian period was recognized... classic Victorian architecture in Australia. Many Victorian-era homes combine several..."
New York's Wilderstein House Dresses Up for Christmas
See how local designers have transformed this historic Queen Anne–style home with stunning holiday displays
"historic Queen Anne–style home with stunning holiday displays... prestigious Queen Anne mansion is regarded as the Hudson Valley's most important example... example of Victorian architecture and has a Calvert Vaux–designed landscape. The Wilderstein... This is a Victorian Home decorated, very Victorian, beautiful. Please do more xmas homes... see this Victorian gem. What a beautiful warm home. Loved all the wood work and ceilings..."
Houzz Tour: Victorian With a Modern Outlook
Layering in furnishings from style eras up to the present gives a period home’s decor a collected-over-time look
"19th-century Victorian house. But as the go-to hosts for large gatherings of family and... from the Victorian era to today. The result is a collected look that appears as though... elaborate Queen Anne style most often associated with the Victorian period. Consistent with... Shingle and Queen Anne styles, or combinations thereof. Some architectural historians... with the Victorian building. Love it! Modern/contemporary/eclectic against the backdrop..."
My Houzz: Wondrous Steampunk Style for a Massachusetts Victorian
Grab your aviator goggles. This trip through a 1901 home that blends sci-fi and bygone-era imaginings is a wild ride
"steam-powered Victorian era and science fiction. Imagine an early-1900s lathe machine repurposed... made from Victorian-era pieces. Or a pump organ converted into a modern computerwork... three-story Victorian home. The couple added traditional elements to the house, too, after... suit our Victorian/Craftsman style," Bruce says. The unique aesthetic includes red velvet... massive Victorian built-in wardrobe as her kitchen cabinets. It’s truly gorgeous...."
My Houzz: Step Inside a Grand 1800s Victorian
A 7,000-square-foot historic estate returns to glory, thanks to loving renovations by a tireless Texas couple
"historic 1883 Victorian residence in Terrell, Texas, listed on the National Register of Historic... from the victorian era. Victorian, Italianate, and Queen Anne's can be found on nearly... a true Victorian that looks like a home, not a museum. This one is a lovey place... Uk in a Victorian terrace along with millions of other Uk citizens. They are cold and... seen on a Victorian! Homes I've always LOVED to look at and could not possibly live in..."