A Chicago style bungalow
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Chicago Bungalow

• Narrow setbacks from the street and between neighboring houses encourage tight-knit cottage communities.
• Intricate brick patterns and masonry details emulate the city's great historic architecture.
• A diminutive dormer window calls little attention to the second story to reduce the structure's bulk and scale.

Read About It:
Bungalow Nation by Diane Maddex and Alexander Vertikoff (Harry N. Abrams, 2003) $35; abramsbooks.com

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