The Cornell

1935 Sears Honor-Bilt Homes

1935 Sears Catalog: The Cornell

1935 Sears Catalog: The Cornell

This square American type home is a favorite in suburban areas, as well as in the city where narrow lots predominate. This cozy home with clear bevel siding on the first story walls and clear red Cedar shingles on the second floor, is very economical to build on account of the square lines. A square plan gives the most livable space at the lowest cost. Wide overhanging eaves, well balanced windows and comfortable front porch gives the exterior a substantial appearance.

Quality of Materials Above the Average

"I have been in the building business for more than forty years and have built many buildings and homes in several different states and must truly say that your building materials in its several different lines, is second to none. Your delivery is prompt and your business transactions fair and courteous. Since using your material, I figure that I have saved twenty0five per cent on each job, besides the satisfaction of receiving grades as specified!" — J.W. Bailye, Dillsboro, Ind.

First Floor Plan

From the front porch, you enter the living room size 15 ft. 11 inches by 12 ft. 6 inches. Four large windows admit plenty of light and the good wall space permits many attractive arrangements of the furniture. A closet for outer wraps opens off the stair platform—handy to the front door.

The dining room size 11 ft. 5 inches by 12 ft. 2 inches and the kitchen complete the first floor plan. Note the kitchen has cross ventilation and a convenient place for all necessary equipment. The platform at the top of the grade and cellar stairs is designed for refrigerator.

Second Floor Plan

The upstairs hall connects with the three corner bedrooms and bath. Each room has cross ventilation and the bath is above the average size with built in linen closet over the main stairs.


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