Federal Style

  • Exterior: Historic Sword Gate House in Charleston, S.C.

    The historic Federal-style Sword Gate House in Charleston, S.C., began construction in the 18th century and was once a girls' academy and an inn. It has been restored as a private residence and…   See the Image

  • Federal Home in Potomac, Md.

    Published 02/18/13 in Houses

    Few places celebrate the fall season better than beautiful Potomac. Each year around mid-October, the community and local businesses participate in Potomac Day, a celebration featuring local…   See the Image

  • Avondale Estates, Atlanta, Ga.

    Published 02/15/13 in Houses
    Avondale Estates, Atlanta, Ga.

    This Atlanta-area neighborhood decks the halls and gives back. A community Christmas tree lighting kicks off the holiday season, but everyone does their part to light up the season. Avondale…   See the Image

  • Between the years 1780 and 1830, a new nation wanted a new style of architecture, and it was named Federal. Even though Robert Adam, an owner of the largest architectural practice in Britain,…   Read the Article