Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York, Munn and Co
Contributing Library: The LuEsther T Mertz Library, the New York Botanical Garden
Digitizing Sponsor: BHL-SIL-FEDLINK
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dry, servants toilet,furnace-room a n dfuel – rooms occupythe cellar, which iscemented. Messrs.Child and de Goll,New York, werethe architects. The house of Mr.H. Hoenigsbergerat Bensonhurst,Long Island, asshown in Figs. 3and 4, is quite incontrast with Mr.Alvords house, forit has a good settingand is accordinglydesigned. Mr. H o e n i g s-bergers house has astone foundationwith a topping ofbrick. The super-structure is con-
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5—Mr. Sellew s House is Distinctive in Character m e n t a 1 staircase.The living – room,placed at a lowerlevel than the mainfloor, is treated witha forest-green effect.It has an inglenook,which is separatedfrom the living-room by columns ex-tending from thefloor to the ceilinga n d supporting across-beam. A sim-i 1 a r treatment isused at the openinginto the hall. Theinglenook and liv-ing-room have a bat-ten wainscoting andceiling beams. Theinglenook has anopen fireplace andmantel, and seatson either side. 298 AMERICAN HOMES AND GARDENS November, 1906
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