British Architectural Styles
Here is a compact and useful guide, filled with detailed and original drawings, to help put a date to the variety of period buildings we see around us. It covers an immense range of structures and styles from 1500 to 1950. In addition, there is a glossary of architectural terms and a historical time chart. The book will prove an invaluable companion whether visiting grand houses open to the public or simply strolling around the streets of villages, towns and cities.
Trevor Yorke is a full-time writer and designer. His books include Georgian & Regency Houses Explained, British Interior House Styles, The English Country House Explained.