From a website filled with mostly unidentified homes . that are architecturally fantastic. This one is a very large Italianate with wrap around porch and belvedere.

Galveston TX Gothic-Victorian house. The 21-room mansion features 32 stained-glass windows, four fireplaces and a widow's walk

Galveston TX Gothic mansion - features 32 stained-glass windows, four fireplaces and a widow's walk; inside, it's full of opulent Victorian features, including a grand paneled staircase, ceiling reliefs and elaborate chandeliers.

Albert Gallatin House in Sacramento - This house became the California Governor's Mansion

Sonnentheil House, Galveston, TX

A vintage home with gorgeous double porch instead of a modern cookie cutter home that gets thrown together Galveston, Texas


On the mansard roof of the Second Empire Knudsen House, built between 1877 and no fewer than four cuts of fancy shingles subtly highlight various architectural details. (Photo: Courtesy of the Heritage Square Museum)

The Wedding Cake House, New Orleans

Wedding Cake House" Mansion at 5809 St.Charles Ave, near Nashville Ave. New Orleans, Louisiana

Elton Hall - Cambridgeshire, England

Elton Hall is a baronial hall in Elton, Cambridgeshire, UK, the ancestral home of the Proby family since 1660

Turn of the 20th Century Mansion, Quincy Illinois

Architectural Beauty

Turn of the Century Mansion, This house in part of a several block stretch of Century homes built on Maine Street in Quincy Illinois. The home has a sculptural shape while the roof has tulip wrought iron detailing / Photography by Bo Mackison

awe cant u just imagine this house covered in icicles in the background of your family pics?! I CAN!

From Humble to Grand: Magical Places in Snow

The Manor

John Calvin Owings House, Laurens, SC, George F. Barber & Co. designed this gorgeous example of Queen Anne Architecture in

William Seabrook House - Edisto Island, SC

awonderfulpalmettolife: judithdcollins: William Seabrook House, Edisto Island, South Carolina (via TumbleOn)

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Gorgeous, I think this is a queen anne victorian.from what I remember from my middle school architecture class. <-- I wish I had a middle school architecture class!

dream house...should be filled with secret nooks and crannies and  surrounded by beautiful gardens

Stone Victorian, Kansas City, Missouri photo via belle. I love the old houses in downtown KC!