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Madoc This house in Madoc has beautifully detailed gables which echo the lancet arch of the window. The woodworking on the front porch is a masterpiece of design, the structural members are firmly stated, there is a quatrefoil in the center, and, again, the lancet arch is echoed. The finials popping up above the roof give the building a distinctive silhouette.
Victorian - Carson Mansion in Eureka CA--"considered the most grand Victorian home in America." William Carson (July 15, 1825 – February 20, 1912), for whom the mansion was built, arrived in San Francisco from New Brunswick, Canada in 1849. He was one of Northern California's first major lumber barons.
Cathedrale de Strasbourg, France. Begun in 1015 & completed by 1439. It is a mix of Romanesque and Gothic architecture. It was the tallest building in the world for over 200 years (1647-1874). Sandstone from the Vosges used in construction gives the cathedral its characteristic pink hue.