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A Roman villa was a country house built for the upper class in the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire. Contents. [hide]. 1 Typology and distribution ...

Ancient Roman Homes - Domus, Insulae, Villa - Crystalinks


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 ...

Roman Villa


Roman Villa! Visit the Romans site for interesting history, facts and information about Roman Villa. History, facts and information about the Romans, Ancient ...

Roman Villas in England - Britain Express


Roman villas in England. Part of the English architecture guide at Britain Express, includes major Roman villas to visit in England.

Roman villa unearthed 'by chance' in Wiltshire garden - BBC News


Apr 17, 2016 ... An "elaborate" Roman villa, described as extraordinarily well-preserved, is unearthed by chance in a garden in Wiltshire by a man laying ...

Chedworth Roman Villa | National Trust


Visit the National Trust's Chedworth Roman Villa, Gloucestershire, and discover Britain's Roman past.

Roman Towns and Villas - Children's British History Encyclopedia


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 ...

Barn conversion leads to amazing find of palatial Roman villa | UK ...


Apr 16, 2016 ... Without that compulsion, he might never have found out that he lives on the site of one of the biggest Roman villas ever built in the British Isles.

North Leigh Roman Villa | English Heritage


The remains of North Leigh Roman Villa are set within a peaceful landscape on the banks of the River Evenlode in Oxfordshire. This 'courtyard villa' is ...

Brading Roman Villa | Welcome


A Romano-British archaeological site with mosaic floors, and a collection of Roman archaeology, with coins, pottery and tools. Includes profile, events, historical ...

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Roman Houses and Villas - Primary Homework Help


In the south-east Roman style country homes known as villas were established. In the north and Roman country hous west of Britain, few villas have been found.

'Unparalleled' discovery of Roman villa beneath Wiltshire garden


Apr 17, 2016 ... It started off as a bit of basic home improvement, but it ended up with the discovery of one of the largest Roman Villas ever found in the UK.

Roman Houses - History Learning Site


Roman houses were so well built, if you were rich, that many examples of Roman ... Some Roman villas in Britain have survived in such good condition that we ...