A Roman villa was a country house built for the upper class in the Roman
Republic and the ... A third type of villa provided the organizational center of the
large holdings called latifundia, which ...
Along with a domus in the city, many of the richest families of ancient Rome also
owned a separate country house known as a villa. While many chose to live ...
There was a significant difference between the south-eastern half of Britannia (
the Roman name for Britain) and the north-western region. In the south-east ...
Ancient Roman Homes, by Brian Williams (2002). Easy reading. A Roman Villa:
Inside Story, by Jacqueline Morley (American edition 1992). For kids, with lots of
Sample Plan of a Roman House. plan of domus. A, atrium, formal entrance hall.
Al, ala, "wings" opening from atrium. C, cubiculum, small room; bedroom.
Roman villas were built in rectangular shapes with stone walls and tiled roofs.
They usually had a range of rooms all coming off a long corridor. This gave the ...
Apr 21, 2016 ... Huge Roman Villa Discovered Underneath a Garden in Britain ... The Roman
family that inhabited the villa found on the Deverill property was undoubtedly
wealthy and important, judging ... Tags; Ancient Rome · Archaeology.
Apr 17, 2016 ... All large Roman villas found in the UK were important, he said, while this villa's
high state of preservation and the finds of material dating from ...
The Romans lived in a wide variety of homes depending on whether they were
wealthy ... The rich lived in private homes in the city or large villas in the country.
Wealthy Roman citizens in the towns lived in a domus. ... A long covered porch,
or verandah, with a low wall and pillars, was built ... Roman Villa and Houses.