Illustrated Architecture Dictionary

Porch

1. A covered platform, usually having a separate roof, at an entrance to a building

2. An open or closed gallery or room attached to the outside of a building; a verandah

Commonly found on Queen Anne style.

See also: Portico  and Sleeping porch


Examples from Buffalo:


Photos and their arrangement 2002 Chuck LaChiusa
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