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The French Manor – A Posh Style of Living

Close up view of authentic French shutters. These shutters are built to be used, and are not just for decoration. Most are painted a vibrant shade of blue.

Roof Designs and Styles

Judicious use of old elements transformed this once Italianate ranch into a a sophisticated French manor: http://www.bhg.com/home-improvement/exteriors/roofs/roof-designs-styles/?socsrc=bhgpin021815frenchmanor&page=13

Ville Savoye, Le Corbusier. Located in Poissy on the outskirts of Paris. Built between 1928-1930. It's been restored as a house-museum and is currently classified as a French National Historic Landmark.