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Eastlake - The ornate spindles and knobs found on so many Queen Anne houses were inspired by the decorative furniture by English designer, Charles Eastlake. When we call a house Eastlake, we're usually describing any number of Victorian styles with Eastlake "gingerbread" decorations.
2070 San Jose Avenue, Alameda, California, 1893 Queen Anne Victorian. The island community of Alameda contains more historic Victorian homes per capita than any other city in the U.S. Built as a suburb of San Francisco in the 1880's-90's, the builders boasted that the train station was no more than a 3 minute walk from any house in the neighborhood.