Thoughtful consideration was taken in the selection of the brick’s blend of red tones, which are complemented by the soft warm hues of the sandstone accents on this new Georgian style estate. #brickpiers #slateroof #limestonequoins #redbrickhouse #cupola #pedimentedentry #drivecourt #symmetricalarchitecture #georgianarchitecture #traditionaldesign #classicalarchitecture #sunset #newenglandestate
The 1942 Georgian Residence originally consisted of a central block with a service wing to the east and a connector housing the kitchen. A thorough renovation adhered to the guiding principle that all work complement the original residence.
Georgian architecture is characterized by its proportion and balance; simple mathematical ratios were used to determine the height of a window in relation to its width or the shape of a room as a double cube. Houses were increasingly placed in grand landscaped settings, and large houses were generally made wide and relatively shallow, largely to look more impressive from a distance. Here is a list of the most beautiful Georgian style mansions, both historic and modern: