Daily Picture 12-Nov-09: Mock Half-Timbered House

1930s mock half timbered house, Bucharest

An interesting rare example for Romania of mock half-timbered house of southern German filiation, with green oak leaf ceramic tile decoration at the base of the half-timber structure and provided with a slate roof. The building dates from mid-late 1930s and is located in Aviatorilor Boulevard area, Bucharest (©Valentin Mandache)

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I endeavor through this daily image series to inspire appreciation of the historic houses of Romania, a virtually undiscovered, but fascinating chapter of European architectural heritage.

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