The Gentleman's Farm: Elegant Country House Living

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For four centuries, the ideal of the gentleman's farm has inspired Virginians to create extraordinary homes on landscapes of unparalleled beauty. Often places of retreat, these houses display the virtues of the very best of American historic and classical architecture, incorporating harmonious proportion, elegant interiors, and thoughtful design in traditional styles. Each one in its way a model of taste and beauty, the 23 houses of The Gentleman's Farm: Elegant Country House Living are an expression of an American ideal of domestic happiness, the very picture of home, which has served to influence the style of residential building across the country. This volume highlights the Virginia country home style that blends the very best of traditional, classical architecture and elegance. Houses depicted range from a centuries-old home of a former president to recently built residences.

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