Gothic Revival. By: Kyle Byrne . Time Period . 1830-1860 The gothic Revival style was used for everything from cottages to stone castles. . Style. Characteristics of a gothic cottage: -steeply pitched roofs -wall dormers -polygonal chimneys -hood molds over windows
By: Kyle Byrne
-steeply pitched roofs
-hood molds over windows
-gingerbread trim along the eaves and gable edges
-a large carriage porch entry
-large pointed windows with tracery and colored glass
Bowen House in Woodstock CT. Great example of carpenter Gothic style, using board and batten siding and numerous vertical and gingerbread features.
St. Patrick’s Cathedral in NYC. This is an example of Gothic Revival because of the steep towers, arched and stained glass windows.