De Laplante House - Table of Contents
Exterior - De Laplante House
152 Soldiers Place, Buffalo, New York
||Albert J. Delaplante
Associated with Beaver Lumber Co. (?)
"The Vaux Company has been incorporated with a capital of $10,000 to carry on the business of steam heating. The directors are Fred G. Vaux, Albert J. De Laplante, William H. Bean and Jackson A. McBurney." - Domestic Engineering and the Journal of Mechanical Contracting, Volume 26, Issue 5
Source: Beautiful Homes of Buffalo, 1915, Figuree 8.
Note the porch, very different from the one pictured below.
Details, from the top, below:
Brick chimney with corbeling ..... Half-timbering, using painted wooden shingles between the timbers ..... Plain vergeboards
Stone window surround, including lintel, left side Gibbs surround, and sill
Half-timbering, using painted wooden shingles between the timbers
Living ro leaded, beveled glass with reflections of foliage from the front yard trees
Opalescent stained glass
South and east elevations