Italian Villa Style Architecture

Style Summary

Italian Villa style architecture is characterized by bold roof lines and a campanile, that is a bell-tower. It is likewise distinguished by irregular, sometimes sprawling yet balanced exterior forms. Features of this style include:

  • tower is the key exterior element
  • shallow roof pitches
  • oversized overhangs with decorative brackets
  • smooth wall textures

Tall windows, usually with arched tops, are indicative of this architectural style. Enlarged friezes are usually in this usually found in this style punctuated by decorative brackets


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