Courtyard Houses

Houses with internal courtyards of any configuration or design. For houses with internal courtyards having impluvia but no colonnades, use "atrium houses"; for houses with internal courtyards with colonnades, use "peristyle houses.".

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courtyard houses American English
courtyard house American English
houses, courtyard American English
houses, patio American English
patio houses American English
houses, yard British English
yard houses British English
woonhuizen met een binnenplaats Dutch
woonhuis met een binnenplaats Dutch
casa con patios internos Spanish
casas con patios internos

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Houses with internal courtyards of any configuration or design. For houses with internal courtyards having impluvia but no colonnades, use "atrium houses"; for houses with internal courtyards with colonnades, use "peristyle houses."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005449. The J. Paul Getty Trust.