When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review and enter to select. Touch device users, explore by touch or with swipe gestures.

Second empire

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Second empire. Get inspired and try out new things.
Brockville Ontario - Canada - Second Empire Architecture -… | Flickr

Victorian Architecture. This house was much smaller until 1878 and bought by John & Mary Gill Later head of the James Smart MFG Co He Renovated it adding Mansard Roof and extra Wings Transferring into a Second Empire Style. Gill's grandson former mayer John Gill Broome and his wife Valerie became owners in 1957 and the house remains in the family 4

Le Chapeau a été depuis l'antiquité, un élément essentiel de la garde robe. Pratique d'abord, pour se protéger la tête de la pluie et du soleil, l'usage du chapeau était surtout réservé aux hommes. Les femmes avaient plutôt l'habitude de travailler leur...

Le Chapeau a été depuis l'antiquité, un élément essentiel de la garde robe. Pratique d'abord, pour se protéger la tête de la pluie et du soleil, l'usage du chapeau était surtout réservé aux hommes. Les femmes avaient plutôt l'habitude de travailler...

Second Empire 1855-1885 - Aside from the unique mansard roof, Second Empire houses share many of the same features as Italianate, including decorative roof brackets, tall, arched windows and an occasional central tower. Paired doors, decorative corners and one- or two-story bay windows are also typical.

1855-1885 Rene EisenbartClick on image to enlarge Among the most easily recognized Victorian styles, Second Empire homes are known for their distinct mansard roof and arched dormer windows. In its heyday, the style was considered the height of modernity, thanks...

This house is a perennial favorite among readers, but I love the compact approach to the high-style Second Empire design. There ain't nothin' purtier than a Mansard roof! Photo: Jason Varney | thisoldhouse.com

How one novice homeowner renovated a wreck with crumbling walls, moldy floors, and pigeon nests, relying on lots of help from her dear old dad