Presentation on theme: "Federal Architecture. By: Kyle Conner. The Beginning Started in the Americans 1780-1830."— Presentation transcript:
Federal Architecture. By: Kyle Conner
The Beginning Started in the Americans 1780-1830
Materials Many federal houses are made from Brick Clapboard Wood Laminate
Height Most Federal architecture is usually 2-3 stories high.
Features Typical Federal Architecture has A flat, low pitched roof with a balustrade and sometimes a belvedere Brick or Clapboard exteriors. Double hung, shuttered windows with small panes Often includes more or one Palladian windows Centered entrance usually flanked by columns or sidelights topped with a fan shaped window called a fanlight.
Elements Many of the Federal style buildings use elements like.. Lines Form Rhythm Balance Proportion
Most common areas.. Many of the most famous sites are in Massachusetts and New Orleans Salem's Town hall Julia Row State House