Gothic Revival Chapel ResidenceTraditional Games Room, Philadelphia

This is a library we built last year that became a centerpiece feature in "The Classical American House" book by Phillip James Dodd. We are also featured on the back cover. Asked to replicate and finish to match with new materials, we built this 16' high room using only the original Gothic arches that were existing. All other materials are new and finished to match. We thank John Milner Architects for the opportunity and the results are spectacular.
Photography: Tom Crane

Photo of a large classic games room in Philadelphia with a reading nook, brown walls, dark hardwood flooring and brown floors. —  Houzz
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Rachel Travis _ Student - HeritageHS added this to PRINCIPLES OF DESIGN-rachel travis18 May 2020

this is an example of harmony. The variety harmony seen in the design means there was a combining of different styles and materials. The old fashioned library, vases, and statues mixed with the different colors furniture creates this variety harmony.

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Dana Brolley added this to 81710 November 2019

Like the feel of the dark wood - not style

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Esmeralda Rodriguez added this to Esmeralda's ideas11 September 2019

Lottery dreams of having a library. Gorgeous.

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