How did Cape Cod house plans develop?
When English settlers began building their homes in New England, back in the 1700’s, they used the half-timbered house models that they knew back in England. These structures evolved into what we know today as Cape Cod house plans. The name of this style was coined by Reverend Timothy Dwight, a president of Yale University, after visiting the Cape.
The overall design principle found in these lovely homes is that they have clean, straight lines and provide for a simple but functional habitat. Next Page>>>>
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