Kelly House - Table of Contents

First floor - Charles Duffy/Patrick J. Kelly House
268 Crescent Avenue, Buffalo, NY

On this page, below:

Entry hall

Living room

Dining room


Sun room

Second sun room

2017 Photos
Entry hall

Two details below:

Entry hall   ...   Top of newel post

Scroll-sawn stair-ends

Entry hall   ...   French doors leading to library   ...   Note shoulders at top of door surrounds (detail below:)

Entry hall   ...   Shoulders at top of door surrounds

Entry hall  landing  ...    Note unusual heat register

Living room

French doors leading to sun room

Living room.
Fireplace detail below:

Fireplace:  ancone supports the mantel

Living room.
Wooden panels feature corner C scrolls   ...   Shoulders at top of window surround

Sconce features acanthus leaf motif

Living room   ...   One of two

Leather top

Dining room

Dining room crystal hanging light fixture

Wall sconce

Custom-designed mission style dining room table    ...   Detail below:


Dining room   ...   Roman brick fireplace with summer piece that features C scrolls

Dining room   ...   Note heat register:  "The Wave," as found in the Herman Nelson "Invisible Radiators For the Architect and Engineer, 1930" catalog.
Special thanks to Theresa Roma for sharing her research on the radiator cover.


Library   ...   Built-in glass cabinets detailed below:

Leaded glass paneled doors

Library   ...   Bottle collection (detail below:)

Sun Room
off the living room

Note the marble threshold beneath the French doors leading into the living room

Looking out at Crescent Avenue

At left: Marble threshold (the plank, stone, or piece of timber that lies under a door)  between the living room and sun room   ...     Sun room mosaic floor

Second sun room
off the dining room at the back of the house overlooking the patio and pool


Bamboo  peacock  chair 

Kitchen and pantry

Kitchen incinerator

Butler's Pantry ...  Sink not original


Special thanks to Theresa and  Adam Roma for their assistance in 2017

Photos and their arrangement   2017 Chuck LaChiusa
| ...Home Page ...| ..Buffalo Architecture Index...| ..Buffalo History Index... .|....E-Mail ...| .