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Williamsburg Colonial: Exterior

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July 17, 2013
pholloway wrote:
I have a simple 2 story colonial. - I plan to use hardi plank lap siding to keep the clapboard look. I was told that 4" reveal creates too many shadow lines. Would a 6" reveal be acceptable if I was going for a Williamsburg colonial look or perhaps 5". thank you. I live in New York. Simple house with 4 windows on front (8 over 8)
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September 11, 2013
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Bud Dietrich, AIA added this to The Colonial, America's Home Style
This addition is designed to blend with the orignial Colonial-style house while still remaining distinct. Its scale and window pattern complement rather than exactly mimic the main structure.

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Exterior window front
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last Monday
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March 14, 2015
catherinebew added this to Exterior Ideas
March 10, 2015
extension of house
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February 26, 2015
colonial with attached garage
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February 19, 2015
leskral added this to Exterior of home
February 9, 2015
columbus -- "williamsburg colonial"
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February 6, 2015
2 story white colonial with 2 chimneys
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January 19, 2015
shutter color
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December 30, 2014
the shape of the dormers
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November 30, 2014
double hung windows with white siding and shutter
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November 27, 2014
Chimney and garage
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November 1, 2014
Exterior Details
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October 30, 2014
example 2 entrances
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October 24, 2014
dormer windows
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October 21, 2014
classic white fronts, diagonal clapboard sides
Devon & Mark Luty- Swenson added this to Garage
October 20, 2014
I wish we could update the garage so it fits with the style of the house.
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October 13, 2014
Front walkways and landscaping (assuming it will grow in)
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October 8, 2014
Relocate garage
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September 26, 2014
portico with rails and steps on both sides
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Cape Cod Colonial
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August 18, 2014
Nice idea for a front porch on this one too
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Colonial house
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Color scheme
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American colonial architecture style
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Front Entrance and Stairs
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May 20, 2014
dormers over garage instead
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Green door/white house
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May 6, 2014
incredible portico and williamsburg design
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White and green color scheme
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3 car garage
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March 9, 2014
Windows on addition
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March 5, 2014
Portico, a little to "farmhouse"
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March 2, 2014
Front porticos
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February 26, 2014
Large colonial style home with functional exterior shutters. Find similar at http://www.shutterland.net/house-shutters.
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February 13, 2014
New roof
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February 12, 2014
I like the windows on the garage
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February 8, 2014
Addition seamless
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painted green
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January 29, 2014
Simple gable, larger main structure w/ 1-story garage (secondary structures)
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roof line
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Tiny bay window
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January 1, 2014
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December 31, 2013
Brick walkway
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Love the detail and colors
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Colonial with garage addition
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window grids
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December 4, 2013
DON'T like the look of the addition - way it butts up to house
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Alternative roof?
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November 30, 2013
9 over 9s
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November 26, 2013
Windows on garage
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November 24, 2013
eliminate multiple front doors & dormers
Megan J added this to roofs
November 11, 2013
beautiful - chop off the right 1/3 though.
Shakira Williams added this to colonial house
November 11, 2013
Black & white Colonial House
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November 2, 2013
could this garage arrangement work?
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November 2, 2013
front awning
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October 23, 2013
it is colonial because it has a pediment and two stories
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October 23, 2013
roof over small bay window on right, shutter example
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October 22, 2013
colors style, see steps to front porch
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October 21, 2013
porch and steps
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October 14, 2013
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blends in with the house and to side of house
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September 22, 2013
Step down addition but with a shed dormer maybe
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September 18, 2013
Exterior look
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doormers on garage
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3 green doors
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Charleston green, but greener
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September 10, 2013
Red brick
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September 5, 2013
Williamsburg colonial
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September 5, 2013
front porch with steps to each side, covered porch, upper windows all the same heighth
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colonial home
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August 26, 2013
front door
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white and charleston green
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August 10, 2013
Color scheme
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August 6, 2013
9 over 9 windows
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white and charleston green
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July 17, 2013
addition over garage
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"s" hooks and shutter installation
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July 14, 2013
White siding, black shutters, window grids
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July 6, 2013
Federal style
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July 5, 2013
Simple wood stoop
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June 22, 2013
Colonial homes
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June 20, 2013
Headings Brothers, Inc did the exterior trim and siding
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June 10, 2013
Love it
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June 9, 2013
Front porch
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May 27, 2013
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May 20, 2013
Black door
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May 14, 2013
addition w three dormers and setback roofline to create interest
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May 8, 2013
style similar to Dragon Hill
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May 6, 2013
Wonderful example of the Williamsburg variety of Georgian architecture. Note brick path and risers with stone treads.
dedmitch added this to exterior
May 5, 2013
the garage as addition
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April 24, 2013
I like the roof on the bay window
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April 21, 2013
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April 21, 2013
The middle stairs, that go out in all directions.
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April 15, 2013
Side entry steps
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April 10, 2013
Above garage
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April 10, 2013
Colonial, color scheme
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April 9, 2013
Brenda Korotash added this to brenda_korotash's ideas
April 8, 2013
Stairs going down on both sides
karlbj added this to karlbj's Ideas
April 6, 2013
Live it, looks fresh and very smooth could put it in an English village
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April 2, 2013
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March 27, 2013
Cara added this to Exterior Ideas
March 24, 2013
Love this Colonial design and the color scheme.
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March 17, 2013
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March 16, 2013
Over garage windows
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March 10, 2013
Laurie Kruhoeffer added this to Colonial Entry
March 4, 2013
Colonial Entry
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March 1, 2013
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February 2, 2013
scottsam added this to scottsam's ideas porch
January 31, 2013
p not like
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January 19, 2013
White siding
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January 16, 2013
Historic Setting
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December 26, 2012
High st
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December 12, 2012
front of house, portico, windows
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November 27, 2012
pretty home
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November 23, 2012
Siding and color
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November 21, 2012
pulling up second floor, like the stair cases in the front
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November 18, 2012
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November 15, 2012
Love porch and dormers above garage
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November 11, 2012
braybern added this to braybern's ideas
November 11, 2012
Colonial w/ chimneys on each side of the main part of the house; garage on the side with the windows on the second story
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October 29, 2012
addition over the garage
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October 25, 2012
Different roof lines, dormars
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house design
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October 17, 2012
No to this type of front overhang!
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October 16, 2012
Colonial house addition
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October 10, 2012
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October 6, 2012
colonial exterior
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September 26, 2012
the accent
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Over Garage addition with 3 garage
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September 18, 2012
shutters, colors
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September 6, 2012
Windows 3/3 colonial
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September 3, 2012
great addition
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August 17, 2012
3 options
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August 10, 2012
addition - roofline
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June 21, 2012
corner entry steps
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This would be a great house for us
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Tiny window possible for desk
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Dark Green Shutters
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April 4, 2012
front of house landscaping
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Add on garage
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December 27, 2011
Colonial pics
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November 9, 2011
This addition is designed to blend with the orignial colonial-style house while still remaining distinct. Its scale and window pattern complement rather than exactly mimic the main structure.
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October 26, 2011
Style, color, and character
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October 19, 2011
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