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Friday, February 12, 2021

Centennial farm


 I love all the details, but I wonder just how hard it is to keep everything looking so sharp.

22 comments:

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari OM
That is delightful - but yeah... upkeep &*{| YAM xx

Ginny Hartzler said...

Wow! It is unique, beautiful, startling, and amazing. Even the porch furniture is different.

Ginny Hartzler said...

Do you know this place? Who lives there?

CheerfulMonk said...

It's beautiful to look at, but I agree, it must take a lot of work.

John "By Stargoose And Hanglands" said...

An architect's dream becomes a house-painter's nightmare! It's all a bit fussy for my taste but I'm sure it attracts many admiring looks.

Bill said...

It would have taken a very wealthy farmer to do this in its original days. I love the way they made the metal roof and gutter work WITH the house. Super.

Sandra said...

exactly what i thought. all that lace trimework is gorgoues but it would take pressure washing on a regular basis.. it is a beutiful house

Laurel Wood said...

This would be my dream home. I loved all the unique details but I would need a full time caretaker to keep it looking sharp!

Ann said...

Oh I like this one a lot. I wonder if they have some tricks for keeping it looking so good. I know someone who has a house with this color combination but hers doesn't have all the wonderful details that this one does.

Martha said...

Oh wow, this is gorgeous!

Francisco Manuel Carrajola Oliveira said...

Uma bela casinha.
Um abraço e bom fim-de-semana.

Andarilhar
Dedais de Francisco e Idalisa
Livros-Autografados

Ruthie said...

I love the details on this lovely architecture

DeniseinVA said...

Oh my goodness, a lot of love went into that beautiful home. Probably is a labor of love. Great photo Rose :)

happyone said...

Oh I do like that. Too big for me now, but at one time would have loved to live there.

Steve in Japan said...

I agree. It's a gorgeous house but, I wouldn't want to paint it. ;-)

Ruth Hiebert said...

I love the details. I agree, it could be hard to keep looking that good.

Kodak said...

Beautiful colors and details in this lovely home.

Michael Rawluk said...

That certainly is a beautiful building.

ElaineH said...

I love the beautiful ornate decorations. I am sure that there is a lot of upkeep involved. A gorgeous house!

Small City Scenes said...

Beautiful but continual cleaning I would imagine
MB

L. D. said...

It is a different kind of roof. Not original to the house's history.

Red Rose Alley said...

Wow, this looks really kept up. I know what you mean, large houses are just too hard to clean any more for me. So glad I live in a small cozy home now. Although, l love that big front porch on the house.

~Sheri

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