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Old July 2nd, 2011, 02:59 PM   #1

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Victorian Mansions...


Victorian mansions are the standing proof of opulence from a former age. Their grandeur is beyond anything in the modern age.

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gb70LUNh6j0]YouTube - ‪Victorian Mansion in Portland decorated for Christmas‬‏[/ame]

and this one is lovely too

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0TvIKIhMxI&feature=related]YouTube - ‪CARSON MANSION EUREKA CALIFORNIA - HOME OF A LUMBER BARON‬‏[/ame]

So, why the bad wrap from horror movies? Why would anybody be afraid of a Victorian manor?

So, lets just showcase Victorian mansions here, and talk about them a little and have some fun.

Here is an interesting point of learning. The term "Mansard" roof...

The mansard roof and second empire architecture

Anybody live in an old Victorian out there?
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