Category Archives: Amazing Stairs

Famous stairs we love and stairs that are engineering or woodworking feats

Amazing Staircases / Gone with the Wind;

The 1939 film “Gone With The Wind” features four beautiful staircases that have come to define the elegance, grace and grandeur of interior stair design. The staircase in the foyer of Aunt Pittypat’s home in Atlanta would probably be closer … Continue reading

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Amazing Stairs/Gone with the Wind; Mr. Bulter’s Residence

The 1939 film “Gone With The Wind” features four beautiful staircases that have come to define the elegance, grace and grandeur of interior stair design. One of the most popular staircases in movie history is the red carpeted stair within … Continue reading

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Amazing Staircase Series: The Nathanial Russell House

The Nathanial Russell House(1808) in historic Charleston, SC features two of the most noted curved staircases in the world. The two curved staircases are “freestanding” (no supporting walls beneath the stairs) and rise from the first floor to the 3rd … Continue reading

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Amazing Stairs Series: The Miraculous Staircase of Loretto Chapel

The Spiral Staircase at the Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe New Mexico is truly an Amazing Stair. The stair winds approximately 760 degrees total, more than two full turns, and is made of Spruce; it ascends a total of 22 … Continue reading

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Amazing Stairs Series: The Titanic’s Grand Staircase

The RMS Titanic’s “Grande Staircase” refers to a series of six custom staircases designed for use by the ship’s First Class Passengers. The most ornate staircase was the curved stair from the Promonade deck up to the First Class Lounge … Continue reading

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Amazing Stairs/Gone with the Wind; Welcome to Tara

The 1939 film “Gone With The Wind” features four beautiful staircases that have come to define the elegance, grace and grandeur of interior stair design. Tara, the O’Hara family plantation, features a U-shaped staircase with Georgian style design and a … Continue reading

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Amazing Staircases / Gone with the Wind: The Bridal Curved Staircase

The 1939 film “Gone With The Wind” features four beautiful staircases that have come to define the elegance, grace and grandeur of interior stair design. The most amazing staircase in the film is without question the massive central staircase within … Continue reading

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