International studio — 39.1909/​1910(1910)

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The Cockcroft Cottage

c0t*age for edward t. cockcroft, east HAMPTON, l. .. albro and ltndeberg, architects

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HE COCKCROFT COTTAGE AT
EAST HAMPTON, LONG ISLAND

'"■Ii'. cottage liuilt for Kdward T.
•and - Cockcroft at East Hampton, Long Is-
the ' •,ended for summer occu])ancy, responds to
arch1?11'1* °^ scason >n many features. The
mate .Cts' Mcssrs. Albro & Lindeberg, chose a
build'1 Wm'cri has become popular for this class of
Waii mf (lcciclinK 011 stucco over wire lath. The
•pi* °^ l'le huilding are a warm white in color.
Used ° ?anC* founc'm tllc neighborhood has been
front'n .^^'"S' t° enrich the tone. Seen from the
( ' as in the illustration, no little color is effected,
flow ■ ,)Crgola is trained a Dorothea Perkins rose,
tlie b . a*e" Salmon geraniums are potted along
the -aSe ''ne anc' wistaria grows over the entrance in
blin<jenter' Against the warm tint of the walls the
dark <>Ut in l)a,c green. Trivet is used for

shutl S')0tS °^ C0^or anc*tne cec^ar' with *ts Posit've
sUrro°W' adds a dash of contrast to the picture. The
ran °eUndlng country is flat, so that a careful ar-
bri,,] . ,Cnt °f co'°r relief by an occasional touch of

hues is important. The shingle is unstained wall arrangement in dining room

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