Analyzing details on a perfect, mid century Dutch Colonial — Royal Barry Wills design? --- Retro Renovation. "Dutch Colonial style was popular in the prewar period. But I am most certain this is a post war house because of the various Colonial Revival touches. I’m also thinking, prewar Dutch Colonials tended to be all brick, with less wood. More 'Dutch/romantic' and less 'colonial.'"
CURB APPEAL – DUTCH COLONIAL – The Dutch Colonial home style was brought to the United States by Dutch settlers in New York, Delaware, New Jersey and western Connecticut. Key elements of the Dutch Colonial style are primarily characterized by gambrel roofs with curved eaves along the length of the house, double-hung sash windows with outward swinging wood shutters and a central double Dutch door.