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An allotment garden (British English), often called simply an allotment, or a community garden (North America) is a plot of land made available for individual, non-commercial gardening or growing food plants.
The American Craftsman style, or the American Arts and Crafts movement, is an American domestic architectural, interior design, landscape design, applied arts, and decorative arts style and lifestyle philosophy that began in the last years of the 19th century.
American Jews, or Jewish Americans, are Americans who are Jews, whether by religion, ethnicity or nationality.
An apartment (American English), flat (British English) or unit (Australian English) is a self-contained housing unit (a type of residential real estate) that occupies only part of a building, generally on a single storey.
An arch is a vertical curved structure that spans an elevated space and may or may not support the weight above it, or in case of a horizontal arch like an arch dam, the hydrostatic pressure against it.
The Arts and Crafts movement was an international movement in the decorative and fine arts that began in Britain and flourished in Europe and North America between about 1880 and 1920, emerging in Japan (the Mingei movement) in the 1920s.
Atlanta is the capital city and most populous municipality of the state of Georgia in the United States.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
Bandra is a neighborhood located in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Bangladesh (বাংলাদেশ, lit. "The country of Bengal"), officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh (গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ), is a country in South Asia.
A basement or cellar is one or more floors of a building that are either completely or partially below the ground floor.
Bengal (Bānglā/Bôngô /) is a geopolitical, cultural and historical region in Asia, which is located in the eastern part of the Indian subcontinent at the apex of the Bay of Bengal.
Bernard Ralph Maybeck (February 7, 1862 – October 3, 1957) was an American architect in the Arts and Crafts Movement of the early 20th century.
Borscht Belt, or Jewish Alps, is a nickname for the (now mostly defunct) summer resorts of the Catskill Mountains in parts of Sullivan, Orange, and Ulster counties in New York.
Boulton & Paul Ltd was a British general manufacturer from Norwich, England that became involved in aircraft manufacture.
British English is the standard dialect of English language as spoken and written in the United Kingdom.
The British Raj (from rāj, literally, "rule" in Hindustani) was the rule by the British Crown in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
California bungalow is a style of residential architecture that was popular across the United States, and to varying extents elsewhere, from around 1910 to 1939.
Camberwell is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 10 km east of Melbourne's Central Business District.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) is a trade association that represents real estate brokers, agents and salespeople in Canada.
The Catskill Mountains, also known as the Catskills, are a physiographic province of the larger Appalachian Mountains, located in southeastern New York.
"Celtic Tiger" (An Tíogar Ceilteach) is a term referring to the economy of the Republic of Ireland from the mid-1990s to the late-2000s, a period of rapid real economic growth fuelled by foreign direct investment.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
Colonel Light Gardens is a suburb located within the City of Mitcham in the greater Adelaide region, approximately south of the Adelaide city centre.
A cottage is, typically, a small house.
The Daily Express is a daily national middle market tabloid newspaper in the United Kingdom.
A dak bungalow, dak-house or dâk-bungalow was a government building in British India under Company Rule and the Raj.
A dormer is a roofed structure, often containing a window, that projects vertically beyond the plane of a pitched roof.
The East India Company (EIC), also known as the Honourable East India Company (HEIC) or the British East India Company and informally as John Company, was an English and later British joint-stock company, formed to trade with the East Indies (in present-day terms, Maritime Southeast Asia), but ended up trading mainly with Qing China and seizing control of large parts of the Indian subcontinent.
In linguistics, ellipsis (from the ἔλλειψις, élleipsis, "omission") or an elliptical construction is the omission from a clause of one or more words that are nevertheless understood in the context of the remaining elements.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Federation architecture is the architectural style in Australia that was prevalent from around 1890 to 1915.
Ferndale is a city in Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan.
A gable is the generally triangular portion of a wall between the edges of intersecting roof pitches.
A great room is a room inside a house that combines the roles of several more traditional rooms (e.g. the family room, the living room, the study, etc.) into one space.
Greene and Greene was an architectural firm established by brothers Charles Sumner Greene (1868–1957) and Henry Mather Greene (1870–1954), influential early 20th Century American architects.
Haberfield is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.
Hasidism, sometimes Hasidic Judaism (hasidut,; originally, "piety"), is a Jewish religious group.
Haveli is a traditional townhouse or mansion in India, Pakistan, Nepal and Bangladesh, usually one with historical and architectural significance.
Hazel Park is a city in Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan.
Highland Park is a city in Wayne County in the State of Michigan, within Metro Detroit.
Hindi (Devanagari: हिन्दी, IAST: Hindī), or Modern Standard Hindi (Devanagari: मानक हिन्दी, IAST: Mānak Hindī) is a standardised and Sanskritised register of the Hindustani language.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic.
Julia Morgan (January 20, 1872 – February 2, 1957) was an American architect.
The Landmark Trust is a British building conservation charity, founded in 1965 by Sir John and Lady Smith, that rescues buildings of historic interest or architectural merit and then makes them available for holiday rental.
A lintel or lintol is a structural horizontal block that spans the space or opening between two vertical supports.
A lobby is a room in a building used for entry from the outside.
A bunk bed loft can be an upper storey or attic in a building, directly under the roof (US usage) or just a storage space under the roof usually accessed by a ladder (British usage).
Lutyens' Delhi is an area in New Delhi, India, named after the British architect Edwin Lutyens (1869–1944), who was responsible for much of the architectural design and building when India was part of the British Empire in the 1920s and 1930s and 1940s.
Malay (Bahasa Melayu بهاس ملايو) is a major language of the Austronesian family spoken in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.
Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy in Southeast Asia.
Masonry is the building of structures from individual units, which are often laid in and bound together by mortar; the term masonry can also refer to the units themselves.
The middle class is a class of people in the middle of a social hierarchy.
Milwaukee is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States.
Mumbai (also known as Bombay, the official name until 1995) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra.
New Delhi is an urban district of Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of all three branches of Government of India.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas.
North Sydney is a suburb and major district on the Lower North Shore of Sydney, Australia.
The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is the main historical dictionary of the English language, published by the Oxford University Press.
Pleasant Ridge is a city in Oakland County in the U.S. state of Michigan.
Rosebery is an inner south suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.
Royal Oak is a city in Oakland County of the U.S. state of Michigan.
Sears Catalog Homes (sold under the Sears Modern Homes name) were catalog and kit houses sold primarily through mail order by Sears, Roebuck and Company, an American retailer.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
Snow refers to forms of ice crystals that precipitate from the atmosphere (usually from clouds) and undergo changes on the Earth's surface.
South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa.
South Asia or Southern Asia (also known as the Indian subcontinent) is a term used to represent the southern region of the Asian continent, which comprises the sub-Himalayan SAARC countries and, for some authorities, adjoining countries to the west and east.
South Australia (abbreviated as SA) is a state in the southern central part of Australia.
A stairway, staircase, stairwell, flight of stairs, or simply stairs is a construction designed to bridge a large vertical distance by dividing it into smaller vertical distances, called steps.
Stucco or render is a material made of aggregates, a binder and water.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
The Aladdin Company was a pioneer in the pre-cut, mail order home industry.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
Ultimate bungalow is a large and detailed Craftsman style home, based on the bungalow style.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Urban sprawl or suburban sprawl describes the expansion of human populations away from central urban areas into low-density, monofunctional and usually car-dependent communities, in a process called suburbanization.
Vault (French voûte, from Italian volta) is an architectural term for an arched form used to provide a space with a ceiling or roof.
A veranda or verandah (from Bengali baranda) is a roofed, open-air gallery or porch.
Westgate-on-Sea is a seaside town in northeast Kent, England, with a population of 6,996 at the 2011 Census.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.