What is it about Victorian homes that have become all the rage again? Recently, a Victorian style house that hit the market in Maplewood that created a buyer frenzy – and just a few years ago buyers were leery of Victorians.
The house I am referring to has very nice curb appeal although it sits on a busy street and the exterior isn’t painted as beautifully as other Victorians in the area. One of the iconic features of a Victorian home is the architectural detail on the exterior . Real Victorian lovers take great pains choosing colors that both reflect the Victorian time period as well as accentuate the detail.
Here are some Victorian style homes in the area that exhibit their detail boldly.
Are Millenial home buyers becoming more nostalgic about an era that pre-dates mid century modern? I guess with the limited supply of these homes, they are expanding their horizons and finding that sometimes charm goes a long way. Their interpretation and design sense is being applied to Victorian homes with modern decor, bold colors and spare accessories. Here are some examples”