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A Roman villa was a country house built for the upper class in the Roman Republic and the ... Some villas were more like the country houses of England or Poland, the visible seat of power of a local magnate, such as the famous palace ...

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Roman villas were magnificent structures built using stone, wood and brick. The walls were made from opus caementicium (Roman cement) that were later ...

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The content of this article provides interesting history, facts and information about the Roman Villa. There were many Roman villas of which there were basically ...

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Features of a Rich Roman House and Villa ... Mosaic floors were a statement of wealth and importance. ... Rich Roman roofs were made of terracotta tiles ...

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These houses were usually round and made of timber and thatched. Did you know? Only one percent of people in Roman Britain lived in villas. How do we ...

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Wealthy Roman citizens in the towns lived in a domus. They were single-storey houses which were built around a courtyard known as an atrium. Atriums had ...

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In ancient Rome, the domus was the type of house occupied by the upper classes ... The huts were probably made of mud and wood with thatched roofs and a ...

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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 ...

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When the Romans invaded Britain in the first century AD they made little ... so technically villas were any form of rural agricultural dwelling built in a Roman style.