Beauty of Symmetry

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The Secret Agent Report - Beauty of Symmetry

November 2015

Beauty of Symmetry

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Beauty in architecture, in its oldest and traditional definition, is based on symmetry. In this report, Secret Agent investigated the correlation between symmetry, beauty and value in these properties. Using a mixed methods approach, the aim was to first of all determine whether symmetrical facades are considered to be more beautiful than asymmetrical ones, and then to see if a beautiful facade impacted the value of these homes.