Does the trim play an important role in defining the character of this
LOOK + IDENTIFY
First, you can see that the house has a gable roof with dormers and a
wraparound porch, making it similar to many other houses of the period.
But it is the wooden trim on the eaves and around the porch that gives
this building its special visual character.
WHAT IF THE TRIM IS ALTERED?
Removing or altering this trim would seriously damage the
overall visual character of the building and would also obliterate the
unique craftsmanship of the moldings, carvings, and the see-through jigsaw
WHAT SHOULD YOU DO?
Preserve character-defining trim and secondary features in the process of rehabilitating a historic building for a continuing or new use !