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Mystery House #33
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Mystery House in Pennsylvania
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Greg from Pennsylvania sends this mystery:

"We're told that our house was built between 1906 and 1910. It is located in Central Pennsylvania and features all the old house charms like oak moldings and an oak staircase. The house isn't as large as it appears, only about 1600 square feet. Its main appeal is probably the turret, although we're not looking forward to replacing the curved windows in the turret. The house has about 30 windows with four other that have been closed up in the attic.

We would like to know what style this home is and what are the technical names for architectural details? For example, there is a three-sided extrusion on the one side of the house with windows and we don't know what it's called!

Thank you!"

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Victorian Architecture

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