As for the exterior, Craftsman-style homes usually have low-pitched roofs with wide eave overhangs, exposed roof rafters, decorative beams or braces beneath gables, and porches framed by tapered square columns. This Southern California showcases French nation style starting with a circa-1670 stone front door surround. Stone is cleverly employed as an accent to add distinction to this French country-style home’s interesting architectural attributes.
On this accurate-blue exterior, white-painted trim outlines roof peaks and windows black paint highlights window sashes and dentil moldings running across window and door trim. Generally free of extra ornamental particulars, the stately facades can typically benefit … Read more