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Craftsman

1880-1940

 

The Craftsman-style bungalow spread from southern California at the turn of the 20th century and became a dominant plan for smaller homes.


General description:

  • One and a half stories

  • Wide overhanging roofs, brackets, and porches


Exterior features to consider in kitchen design:

  • Irregular shape

  • Simple ornamentation

  • Dormered second floor


Recommended kitchen design elements:

PL-G-Art-Deco-recessed

Cabinet Doors

  • Type: Inset or full overlay

  • Style: Recessed square panel

  • Finish: Stain or paint

  • Wood: Cherry, maple, or oak

Countertops

  • Laminate

  • Soapstone

  • Granite

Flooring

  • Linoleum

  • Wood

Architectural Details

  • Classic crown moulding

  • Dado

 

 


 



 

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