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Victorian Splendor traditional-staircase

Victorian Splendor

Originally designed by J. Merrill Brown in 1887, this Queen Anne style home sits proudly in Cambridge's Avon Hill Historic District. Past was blended with present in the restoration of this property to its original 19th century elegance. The design satisfied historical requirements with its attention to authentic detailsand materials; it also satisfied the wishes of the family who has been connected to the house through several generations.

Photo Credit: Peter Vanderwarker

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March 9, 2013
fwalker wrote:
What type of wood is the wainscot / trim and can you tell us the type of stain (if any ) that was used?
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Thanks for your questions! This wainscoting was existing to the house (over 100 years old) and is antique cherry. The wainscoting was refinished in areas and was custom stained to match.
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March 9, 2013
Hauata P Jepsen wrote:
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Wonderful question! It's hard to suggest something to put in your space because even the littlest details can change a space entirely. However, you can never go wrong with a simple seating arrangement, two chairs and a small table.
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January 19, 2013
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Thank you for your question Misspre! This carpet is very special. It was designed to replicate the existing carpet in the house prior to renovation. It's completely custom and can't be purchased.
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December 31, 2012
mozzystarling wrote:
What is the type/design of chandelier, please?
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Thanks for your question! The chandelier is from Yankee Craftsman Lighting.
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October 26, 2012
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Thanks for your question. The green paint color is Farrow & Ball, Lichen No. 19. As a reminder, in digital media true colors vary.
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