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Stunning New York Manor Is Cream of the Crop (House of the Day)

This week's #housepornthurs contest was no competition: @HoulihanRE won almost everyone over with this amazing manor in Bedford, N.Y., an estate made for the most refined of us all. But we have to give it up for our runner-up, @PartnersTrust, who submitted this Spanish villa with spectacular ocean views in Malibu, Calif.... Continue Reading »

Colonial House (Style Spotlight)

By Bud Dietrich, AIA From sea to shining sea, America's most enduring home style remains the New England Colonial. It conjures up images of small-town America, the village green, Fourth of July parades and that independent spirit that defines the American character. Even as other styles gain in popularity, this... Continue Reading »

House of the Day: 'Gold Coast' Colonial in Mint Condition

This enormous $12 million Colonial in Sands Point, Long Island, exudes prestige to passing yachts piloted by New York hedge fund barons and bankers on weekend booze cruises. Stretching along its three-acre share of the "Gold Coast," the 7,700 square-foot Colonial mansion, 40 minutes or so west of Wall Street, offers... Continue Reading »

House of the Day: Pedigreed Colonial at Affordable Price

It's not often you get architectural pedigree and affordability rolled into one, but this $160,000 two-story center-hall colonial in Selma, Ala., seems to pull it off. Designed by Alabama architect Frank Lockwood, the house's crown molding and artisan millwork spring from the same talent behind the historic Montgomery... Continue Reading »

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