Old Florida Architectural Styles. This architectural design is especially popular for homes in beachfront towns like key largo, key west, the treasure coast, naples, clearwater, and even the panhandle. It also followed a wide range of architectural styles in united kingdom.
Houses under this style were generally made with terraces with common building materials like brick or local stone. Originally developed by british colonists in small new england towns in the 17 th century, this design is perhaps the most quintessentially american of all architectural styles. Collection by city of orlando.
Beginning with classicism, regency architecture, italianate style that gained influence in 1820 and 1850s and gothic revival style that was predominant in 1880s.
It also followed a wide range of architectural styles in united kingdom. Originating in england during the tudor period starting in 1485, tudor architecture evokes storybook cottages and old world charm. The style of a house is greatly influenced by its location, when it was built and if it has undergone renovations. Typically, key west homes are built to withstand hurricane forced winds, since they are found on florida’s coastline.