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Spanish Architecture by: Amber Dannemiller. Spanish Architecture  Were most enjoyed in the 20 th Century, Particularly between 1915 and 1931 in California.

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1 Spanish Architecture by: Amber Dannemiller

2 Spanish Architecture  Were most enjoyed in the 20 th Century, Particularly between 1915 and 1931 in California and Florida.  Usually two stories  Most common materials used are plaster (stucco) for walls, stone and baked brick, and glass for the windows.  Features include chimney finishes, low pitch clay tile, flat roof, terracotta or cast concrete ornaments, small porches or balconies, canvas awnings, and decorative iron trims.

3 Spanish Architecture  Most of the lines are vertical in Spanish style homes  The color is warm, mostly a shade of orange  Tropical or warm feeling when you look at a spanish home  Texture is smooth, but the roof is rough and bumpy  There is lots of rhythm with the arches, It flows together  Much balance is used because of the arches and patterns  The second floor is ¾ the size of the first floor  The style of spanish homes are unique, they stand out, and are fun to look at.

4 Spanish Architecture

5 Works Cited 1910s, t. e., & Florida, a. i. (n.d.). Spanish Colonial Revival architecture - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved January 24, 2013, from tecture List of house types - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (n.d.). Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved January 25, 2013, from


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