Mediterranean Revival

By: Madison Brees

Facts About Mediterranean Style Houses

Designers usually used the Mediterranean Revival style for churches, schools and residences.

This style house is much like the Spanish Colonial.

Mediterranean styled homes were introduced into America in the 1920's-1930's

The structure of Mediterranean styled homes are usually based off a rectangular shaped floor plan, and feature massive, symmetrical primary facades.

Usually in year round nice weather states like...

  • Florida
  • California


Red tiled roofs

Arcaded entrance/porch

Stuccoed walls

Windows in the shape of arches or circles

One or two stories

Wood or wrought iron balconies/window grilles

Lush gardens

Often painted white