If School House Rock had created a series of songs about architecture in addition to numbers, science and America, there would have surely been one about symmetry in design. It’s been said that beauty is based on or characterized by the excellent proportion offered by symmetery. Except… as noted above, the bays are equally divided, as the second floor windows appear to be, but let’s face it: The devil is in the details.

With the various materials, doings, undoings and all, you have to wonder: WTH did this originally look like?

Location: West Michigan Street