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Kelton House, in Hartville Missouri, built in 1895 by Moses Kelton, features an interesting combination of Victorian styles. It has an almost mansard style roofline (circa 1850–1870), with exaggerated pointed gables more commonly seen on Gothic Revival Victorians (circa 1840-1890). Ultimately that combination of disparate styles, along with the asymmetrical shape of the house, and the fact that it was constructed in 1895 almost certainly mark it as a freewheeling Queen Anne. It's a fun design!
Abandoned. What a shame. So drawn to this grand home. They just don't build them like this anymore.
A decorated farmhouse, an Illinois landmark, the William Howard Thompson House was built in 1868 and renovated in 1901 in the Beaux Arts style by the Chicago architecture firm Watson & Hazelton.