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Features of the Shingle Style
Shingle Style House

Shingle Style House in Schenectady, NY

Photo © 2005 Jackie Craven

Shingle Style homes usually have these features:

  • Continuous wood shingles on siding and roof
  • Irregular roof line
  • Cross gables
  • Eaves on several levels
  • Porches
  • Asymmetrical floor plan

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