The beloved architectural style known as Craftsman has undeniably British roots, yet it’s unmistakably American, from Oregon to Alabama to Illinois. Might that explain its enduring appeal?
This new home in Carmel, N.Y., designed by Union Studio Architecture & Community Design, was inspired by American and British Arts & Crafts houses, with a nod to the Prairie style (Photo: Herbert Studios).
Key elements of Craftsman style are being incorporated into new homes with modern floor plans
Canyon Residence from Lehrer Architects
Scale, functionality, finishes, and attention to detail distinguish the best-executed luxury homes
More than 80 percent of houses built in New England or the Middle Atlantic region last year were two stories or more.