Creole Cottages

Side-gabled vernacular buildings of simple massing, normally having their front walls moved inward to make an integral porch under a single steep roofline; the form was originally brought to Louisiana by French Canadian (Acadian) immigrants with a knowledge of long-span roof framing techniques.

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  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005505. The J. Paul Getty Trust.