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Stickley, Gustav, 1858-1942. / Craftsman homes
(1909)

A craftsman house in which tower construction has been effectively used,   pp. 56-59


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A CRAFTSMAN HOUSE IN WHICH TOWER CON-
STRUCTION HAS BEEN EFFECTIVELY USED
  FRONT VIEW OF HOUSE SHOXVING TOWERS AND VERANDAS IN FRONT AND PERGOLA AT
THE SIDE.
SOMETHING         of  a departure is made
      from the usual style of the Craftsman
      house in planning this one, \VhiCh we
      regard as one of the most completely
successful house plans ever published in THE
CRAFTSMAN.   It is not a  large house, yet
it gives the impression of dignity and spa-
ciousness which   usually belongs only  to a
large building   it is in no sense an elaborate
house, yet it is decorative<possessing a sort
of homely picturesqueness which takes away
all appearance of severity from the straight
lines and massive walls.  This is largely due
to the  square tower<like construction at the
Published in 7/ic Craftsman, September, 1906.
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