Title: Shaker Heights Village Standards

Author: Van Sweringen Brothers

Date: 1928, 2nd ed.

Publisher: Van Sweringen Company



Van Sweringen Company.


Information concerning residence design and construction (pp. 3-8).

Description: Design standards for an exemplary early suburb.

Assessment: The Shaker Heights Village design standards provide guidelines covering building materials, architectural and site design, land use, and process for design review. It is written by a master planner selling individual lots to home buyers and builders. It is an exemplary standard that could be used as a code.