Half timber houses – medieval architecture

By |2018-04-10T22:46:18-07:00July 30th, 2017|Architecture, Medieval|

A half-timbered house in Toulouse, France In the Middle Ages, many people in northern Europe (northern France, Germany, and England) built their houses in this half-timbered way. This was because wood for building was expensive. Most people couldn't afford to build their whole house out of wood. Instead, they built just a frame of [...]