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Canada Seaside Park, British Columbia, aka Seaside United Kingdom A mostly undeveloped coastal area in Perth and Kinross (central Scotland) called Seaside Seaside, Carmarthenshire, a coastal settlement in Wales United States Seaside, California Seaside, Florida Seaside, Oregon Seaside, Queens, a section of Rockaway Beach in New York City Seaside Heights, New Jersey Seaside Park, New Jersey

The Kanazawa Seaside Line, a people mover line in Yokohama, Japan Seaside (LIRR Montauk Line station), a name briefly given to the 1867-built Babylon (LIRR station) along the Montauk Branch between 1868 and 1869. Seaside (LIRR Rockaway Beach station), the original name for what is today the Beach 105th Street (IND Rockaway Line) on the former Rockaway Beach Branch from 1880 to 1955. The Seasider, a tourist train in the South Island of New Zealand

"Seaside" (The Ordinary Boys song) Seaside (Liane Carroll album), a 2015 jazz album by Liane Carroll "Seaside Rendezvous", a song by British rock group Queen, which is on their studio album A Night at the Opera "Seaside Woman", a 1977 single by Linda McCartney and Wings (as Suzy and the Red Stripes) "Seaside", Opening song on the 2006 debut album "Inside In/Inside Out" by The Kooks

The idea behind Seaside came from 1946, when the grandfather of future founder Robert S. Davis bought 80 acres (32 ha) of land along the shore of Northwest Florida as a summer retreat for his family. In 1979 Davis inherited the parcel from his grandfather, and aimed to transform it into an old-fashioned beach town, with traditional wood-framed cottages of the Florida Panhandle. Davis, his wife Daryl, and architectural partners Andrs Duany and Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk of Duany Plater-Zyberk & Company (DPZ), toured the south studying small towns as a basis for planning Seaside.

As Seaside is privately owned, the municipal government does not have jurisdiction over Seaside, and therefore the developers were able to write their own zoning codes. Seaside's commercial hub is located at the town centre. The streets are designed in a radiating street pattern with pedestrian alleys and open spaces located throughout the town. There is a mix of uses and residential types throughout the community. Individual housing units in Seaside are required to be different from other buildings, with designs ranging from styles such as Victorian, Neoclassical, Modern, Postmodern, and Deconstructivism. Seaside includes buildings by architects such as Lon Krier, Robert A. M. Stern, Steven Holl, Machado and Silvetti Associates, Deborah Berke, Gordon Burns & Associates, Thomas Christ, Walter Chatham, Daniel Solomon, Jeff Margaretten, Alex Gorlin, Aldo Rossi, Michael McDonough, Samuel Mockbee, David Mohney, Steve Badanes, Walker Candler, and David Coleman. Architect Scott Merrill designed the Seaside Chapel, an interfaith chapel and local landmark. Seaside has no private front lawns, and only native plants no sod are used in front yards. Hurricane Dennis made landfall near Seaside in July 2005, washing away about 10 ft (3.0 m) of the dunes along the gulf. The damage to houses was minimal, primarily because the master plan for the community requires most buildings to be hundreds of feet from the water.

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