Architectural History Minute
Tompkins County Barn Survey
Cindy asked for some vernacular architecture as I have been a bit snobby and high style lately….
See the website below for the full tour….. (Disclaimer: also as Historic Ithaca sells this map for 3$ i highly recommend a donation to Tom, or check out their store Significant Elements at 212 Center St, Ithaca, NY 14850 , however there partner in the survey has the guide on a free access website…..)
Also check out these articles on Common types of American Barns below…
http://www.plainfield-il.org/initiatives/documents/Chapter3.pdf.pdf (Has some nice Construction Detail drawings)
If barns aren’t your thing and your Holiday shopping is all done; check out this Historic house tour in Montour falls this wked
images courtesy, http://www.barncoalition.com, and AMERICAN RURAL ARCHITECTURE; Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc.
HOLT Architects, P.C.
217 N. Aurora St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
phone 607 273-7600 Ext. 151
fax 607 273-0475