Saltbox houses

Explore charming saltbox house ideas to add a touch of classic New England style to your home. Discover the unique features and benefits of saltbox houses and find inspiration for your own.
This is a Salt box house, and roof. It is because it is 2-2 1/2 stories and has a central chimney - Double hung windows - Has shutters  - Gabled roof England, Design, Primitive Homes, Colonial, Old Houses, Architecture, Exterior, Primitive, New England Homes

Popular in 17th- and 18th-century America for its ability to accommodate large families, the saltbox house features a catslide roof that extends below the eaves, creating one story that juts out on the back of the home and two or more on the front. The genius of the design is that any ordinary colonial home could be quickly and affordably upgraded to a saltbox simply by adding a leaning rafter to the rear. Specimens of this type of residence still stand to this day. Scroll through to see…

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Emma Schmitz
Saltbox homes date back to the earliest days of America, as colonial settlers began constructing these two-level homes to support their growing families and create a distinctive style for their way of living. Here, we take a closer look at this distinctive house style. #americanhomes #housedesign #saltboxdesign Closer, House Plans, Exterior, Saltbox House Plans, Saltbox Houses Exterior, Ranch Style Homes, Saltbox Houses, Farmhouse Exterior, Salt Box House

Saltbox homes date back to the earliest days of America, as colonial settlers began constructing these two-level homes to support their growing families and create a distinctive style for their way of living. Here, we take a closer look at this distinctive house style. #americanhomes #housedesign #saltboxdesign

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Homes & Gardens
Old Houses, Cottage Style, Architecture, Cottage Homes, Cottage Exterior, Cozy Cottage Exterior, Farmhouse Exterior, Cozy Cottage, House Styles

Welcome to scroll stoppers! A weekly post where I share 5 photos that stopped me in my scroll while I was on social media this past week. This week it's all about cozy cottage exterior scroll stoppers. Some are spooky exteriors, pretty exteriors, & of course they are all charming. Enjoy these scroll stoppers this week & be sure to follow my stories on Instagram as I share daily posts that inspire me as I scroll.. You had me at the interesting architecture & spooky puppy nola_val! This…

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Judy Dugan
small-dutch saltbox - Vermont Frames Inspiration, House Floor Plans, House Plans, Architecture, Shed Plans, Shed To Tiny House, Cabin Floor Plans, Cabin Plans, Timber Frame Homes

This group of plans is provided to you by Timberworks Design. We have worked with Timberworks for years, and built many variations of their timber frame designs. The timber frame home and barn plans below can be a great starting point. These designs are ready to go, or can be custom tailored to meet your needs. Timberworks can also start from scratch, with your ideas, to create your dream home.

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Chelsea Hartson