Gingerbread style is also linked to straight-up Victorian architecture. Unsure if a house is G-Bread or not? Just keep in mind these key features: ornate trim work around doors, fussy style details atop or surrounding windows and gables. And if you're in the market for one, it's wise to know that they require more care, woodworking-wise, than most houses. The details lend themselves to easy rot; be sure to keep balusters and other exterior details sealed regularly.