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Istorie – Page 2 – Vlad Bucur

Istorie – Page 2 – Vlad Bucur

A wealthy merchant’s home in Oldtown || Timber-frame house, in Dreux (XII century). From Dictionnaire raisonné de l’architecture française du XIe au XVIe siècle (Reasoned dictionary of French architecture from the XIth to the XVIth century), vol. 7 by E. Viollet-Le-Duc. Paris, 1875. (Source: archive.org)

View of the facade of a timber-framed house probably dating to the middle of the twelfth century. Timber framing was one the most common types of structure at the time.