Longwood area, general view of a Mansard style house on Carlton Street, Brookline, Massachusetts.

Floyd, Margaret Henderson.
1970

General exterior view of a mansard style house in the Longwood area of Brookline, Massachusetts. One of several slides taken in this area. Mansard or mansard roof (also called a French roof) is a four-sided gambrel-style hip roof characterized by two slopes on each of its sides with the lower slope, punctured by dormer windows, at a steeper angle than the upper. The roof creates an additional floo... read more

This object is in collection:
Margaret Henderson Floyd Architectural Slide Collection
Subjects
Architectural practice--Massachusetts--Brookline--History.
Regionalism in architecture--Massachusetts.
Architecture, Domestic--Massachusetts--Brookline.
Brookline (Mass.)--Buildings, structures, etc.
Genre
houses.
exterior views.
mansard roofs.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/001037
ID: tufts:MS175.001.004.00013.00100
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Usage: Detailed Rights

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