Style 101: Monterey Revival

Walter J. and Grace Ogden-Ralph L. Frank House, San Diego, CA | Photograph by IS Architecture
The Monterey Revival style, named for Monterey, CA (where it is most prevalent) is one of the few styles born in America. In the early 18th century, Californians blended Spanish colonial and New England colonial styles into something new. These buildings were two stories, built of adobe, and featured prominent second-story balconies or two-story front porches. This […]

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