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Gingerbread Templates by Architectural Style

Gingerbread-By-Design provides The Best Templates inspired by Architectural designs and styles,

based on character defining features.

Folk - New England Tradition - Saltbox Style

Folk

New England Tradition

Saltbox Style

ca. 1750 to ca. 1760

The traditional style consists of: 

  • Universal Feature: Two rooms wide, one and one- half rooms deep, with the half-room expansion in the rear of the house covered by an elongated roof on the backside

  • Shape:  Rectilinear I-House

  • Levels: Two-story 

  • Roof Style: Saltbox roof with side open-gabled walls

  • Front door: Centered front door

  • Fireplace: Central interior fireplace wiht the chimney along the roof ridge

These Gingerbread Templates are inspired by this Architectural Style: