Maintaining the curb appeal of Victorian/Queen Anne architecture can be costly. A home's exterior is typically made up of at least three colors, and peeling and chipping paint can be the kiss of death. These homes set the bar high, but are sure to inspire.
Located in Eureka, Calif., the Carson Mansion is one of the nation's finest examples of Queen Anne/Victorian architecture. Its curb appeal knows no rivals, as the grounds and exterior are maintained almost on a daily basis.
By Holly Aguirre
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