These are also extensively used vernacular constructions within the Alps, the Balkans, Eastern Central Europe and some elements of Asia since there’s a prevailing comparable weather conditions. While for these hotter areas like in Western Europe, timber framing was preferred due to the predominance of deciduous trees.
The traditional fashion of housing was by some means considered to be alike with the tudor house plan styled architecture. However, it is scaled back in a decrease roof pitch and elaborate detailing. Other options seem within the design like the use of glass extending to the ground, asymmetrical flooring plans, flat or low-pitched roof with shingles and overhanging eaves and little or no ornaments. This style is coined by John Yeon and largely utilized in residential buildings. Some other proponents are John Storrs, Saul Zaik, Van Evera, Pietro Belluschi and Herman Brookman. In large regions of Finland, Norway, Sweden, the Baltic states … Read More