Presentation on theme: "Victorian Style Houses How would you describe a Victorian House?"— Presentation transcript:
Victorian Style Houses How would you describe a Victorian House?
Victorian houses are VERY BIG
Victorian houses are very TALL
Victorian Houses can be very colorful
Victorian houses are designed with many shapes put together
Victorian houses have steep roofs
Victorian houses have many steps up to the front door
They have many decorations on the outside
Victorian houses have very fancy porches
Victorian Houses have many windows
Victorian homes do not have flat roofs, they have lots of triangles and cone shapes
Victorian houses are covered with different materials that show different textures…they can be made from siding, shingles, and bricks
Victorian houses have fancy yards often with trees, bushes, fences, flowers, water fountains, and more !
Victorian Houses A Victorian house generally means any house built during the reign of Queen Victoria ( ).Queen Victoria
Victorian style houses were often built narrow and tall. That way, they could easily be lined up side to side. One of the best places in the United States to find examples of Victorian architecture is San Francisco. The houses seem to fit well into the landscape of steep hills with houses crammed up against each other.
Now lets take a look INSIDE some of these fancy Victorian homes! What do you see?