98 Wellington - EXTERIOR photos

98 Wellington Avenue, Buffalo, NY

2019 Photos

Vestibule


Looking from the living room into the vestibule   ...   Not shown:  Stained glass at left   ...   Typical oak bungalow door   ...   Mission style cabinet:  Mission is the name for Arts & Crafts furniture



Typical oak bungalow door with top display shelf and supporting corbels



Vestibule   ...    Mosaic floor detail   ...   Hexagonal tesserae



Vestibule   ... Arts & Crafts stained glass windows  features tulip motif   ...  Detail below:


Vestibule   ...   Tulip motif   ...   Tulip motif is also found in windows and on furniture in another bungalow at 452 Parkside in Buffalo   ...    The same tulip  motif is found in the living room windows, illustrated below




Living room


Living room   ...   The fireplace is the focal point in a Bungalow living room   ...   Typically, in a bungalow style house, built-in book cases with leaded glass doors flank the fireplace.  Here, the leaded glass doors on the book case have been removed, but one of them is displayed above the fireplace   ...   Note also the contemporary fire screen



Living room   ...   The fireplace without the contemporary fire screen    ...   Three fireplace display shelves, detailed below:



Living room   ...   Predominance of  header bricks in the center



Living room 



Living room   ...    Leaded glass door - illustrated below - that is hanging above the fireplace originally was one of four  doors on the built-in book cases flanking the entrance to the dining room



Living room   ...   Original leaded glass door removed from one of the two built-in bookcases 


Living room   ...   One of the two built-in bookcases    ...   Colonnette: small slender column, usually decorative, which support a beam or lintel, detailed below:


Living room   ...   Four colonnettes



Living room   ...   Arts & Crafts style stained glass lamp shade



Living room   ...   Note stained glass windows, detailed below:


Living room   ...   Same tulip motif is found in the vestibule window illustrated at the top of this page  



Living room   ...     Note the opalescent stained glass



Living room   ...   Except for the couch, furniture is mission style, the name given to arts & crafts style furniture




Dining room


Dining room    ...   View from living room   ...   Windsor chair in living room   ...   Beamed ceiling   ...   Typical Bungalow plate rails   ...   Built-in storage space beneath widow seat  ...   Oak floor   ...   Mission style furniture



Dining room    ...   Typical corbel-supported plate rail



Dining room    ...   Typical oak paneled Bungalow door with top corbels   ...   Flanking plate rails



Dining room    ...   Quartersawn oak








Bathroom window stylized tulip motif

 






Special thanks to 2020 owner Patricia Butcher for her cooperation and assistance

Photos and their arrangement 2019 Chuck LaChiusa
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