The Cape Style Home:

This home style came about in the 17th century in New England. It was designed to withstand the weather of Cape Cod. There are 4 categories: The half, quarter, 3 quarter and full sized Cape. The main difference is in the placement of the front door and windows, otherwise they are nearly identical. The Cape continues to be a popular and affordable style today.

Common Features

  • Low, Broad
  • Single Story
  • Gabled Roof
  • Symmetric
  • Centered Front Door
  • Multi-Paned Windows

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