Spanish colonial homes. American colonial architecture includes several building design styles associated with the colonial period of the united states including first period english late medieval french colonial spanish colonial dutch colonial and georgian. Spanish colonial architecture represents spanish colonial influence on new world and east indies cities and towns and it is still being seen in the architecture as well as in the city planning aspects of conserved present day cities. Haciendas features traditional and modern hacienda architecture in mexico and southwestern united states. She is the author of two books on home decor and sustainable design and a collection of art themed poetry.
Spanish colonial style celebrates an extraordinary tradition in architecture whose hallmarks include whitewashed stucco and plaster walls wood beamed ceilings dramatic fireplaces and above all mystery and romance. Colonists settled primarily along the eastern seaboard and built homes that became the colonial style. Few original spanish homes from the colonial era remain but wonderful. These styles are associated with the houses churches and government buildings of the period from about.
Free shipping on qualifying offers. Sumptuous photography portrays the increasing fascination with hacienda architecture today. Sater designs spanish colonial style home plans come in a wide variety of sizes. Colonial traditions 1600 1820 colonial style home plans are generally two to two and one half story homes with a very simple and efficient design.
An ode to the classic spanish style houses of santa barbara. Spanish colonial houses in the us. The exterior styling reflects americas southwestern central american and andalusian influences.