PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF A FRAME HOUSE

(Source: Carson, C, N. F. Barka, W. M. Kelso, G. Wheeler Stone, and D. Upton, Impermanent Architecture in the Southern American Colonies, 1981:145)



Port Royal's Building 3 differs from this house in the following ways:

  • its wall sills are placed on an elevated plaster foundation
  • it did not have a wooden floor; a plaster floor was placed directly on the ground
  • its piers were placed on wooden blocks rather than set in holes

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