Nine gorgeous Victorian houses

By on Aug 2nd
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This is The Painted Lady in Trinidad. She's looking a little worse for wear, but she's got good bones. Photo by nosuchsoul. Used under Creative Commons license.

Last week's post on weird-colored houses stoked my fire to do some e-hoarding of Victorian-style homes. They display such a classic, beautifully embellished style of architecture — does anyone not like Victorians?

Evocative of the Addams Family

Beautifully gothic. Photo by InAweofGod'sCreation. Used under Creative Commons license.

A George F. Barber  Designed House in DeFuniak Springs, Florida

A late Victorian home in Florida designed by JR P. Used under Creative Commons license.

Red Chimney

A home with a big red chimney in Texas. Photo by Tom Haymes. Used under Creative Commons license.

The Pink Lady

The Pink Lady/Carson House in Northern California. Photo by Clinton Steeds. Used under Creative Commons license.

Victorian Splendor

I once lived in a Victorian that looked very much like this one. Photo by Jan Tik. Used under Creative Commons license.

Old Victorian houses in Eureka, CA. By: Frank KovalchekCC BY 2.0

Turreted Cupcake

Ooh! A cupcake! Photo by Todd Lappin. Used under Creative Commons license.

Hotel in Beaumont, circa 1895

The hotel in Beaumont, circa 1895. Photo by Chuck Coker. Used under Creative Commons license.

Hope you enjoyed these! If you have a lovely Vic to share, pop it in the Flickr group and link it in the comments!

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About Cat Rocketship

I was the Managing Editor of Offbeat Home for a year and a half. I have a rich Internet life and also a pretty good real life. Hobbies include D&D, Twitter, and working on making our household more self-reliant. I also draw things.