Lisa peterson interior designer and co owner of pineapples palms etc. This florida farmhouse style house was built for our good friends gary and barbara.
Lured to florida by cheap and plentiful land these pioneers arrived with few provisions and needed to erect shelter quickly and cheaply.
Florida cracker house interior design. Jan 30 2020 explore sherri shuman s board florida cracker style followed by 111 people on pinterest. See more ideas about architecture house design house exterior. See more ideas about house exterior house styles house design.
Cracker style refers to the rustic vernacular wood framed architecture built by florida s early pioneers. They have dreamed about this house for years and we were so proud to be a part of it. Peterson and her husband were fascinated by the old florida appeal of hobe sound.
In its simplest form a cracker house is a wooden shelter built by the early florida and georgia settlers. May 21 2020 explore claire mccluskey s board florida cracker house on pinterest. Apr 21 2020 explore revolution 46 s board florida vernacular followed by 354 people on pinterest.
See more ideas about cracker house old florida florida. The brush provided abundant supplies of cedar and cypress. There was no air conditioning and the new immigrants to the sunshine state had to depend on nature.
It was widespread in the 19th century and is still popular with some developers as a source of design themes. Features of florida cracker style this house is meant to resemble one you would have seen in rural florida in the early 1900s. Jan 24 2016 explore lashmore12 s board old florida cracker house on pinterest.
This architecture provided simple shelter while doing its best to provide shelter from the florida sun and make the most of breezes. Feb 14 2020 explore susanbriody s board old florida cracker houses on pinterest. Florida cracker refers to colonial era english pioneer settlers and their descendants.
Florida cracker architecture is a style of vernacular architecture typified by a wood frame house. They chose to surround this home with our 6 solid concrete walls made with the fox block insulated concrete forms used exclusively in this area by trade wind builders. Has always dreamed of living in a comfortable relaxed florida cracker style cottage with views and breezes from the water that create her barefoot dream lifestyle.
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