Besides the French and British style of architecture, there is also Dutch style. The Dutch type of housing spread out to the world when the era of Dutch colonialism. The different of Dutch type of housing is shows by the shape of roof. The look of the Dutch type of housing prefers the symmetric shape such as rectangular, pentagon, hexagon facade shape. The Dutch type of housing have thick wall, remember the temperature in Europe sometimes too cold. The aim is to keep the room temperature will not be influenced with the outside temperature. The Dutch style also very details.
Exterior look of Dutch type of housing is also shows the different with other style. The roof of the Dutch style is use gambler roof. For all the coverage design is more substantial, attractive and applicative. The facade is symmetric, but few also asymmetric. Most of the door for Dutch type of housing is placed in the middle of the facade but it could be in the right side.
While the interior of the Dutch type of housing are have porch in the ground floor. Most of the Dutch house has it. The end of the roofline is can be widen. The roofline can be different depend on the locations of that house. It will adjust with the temperature and position of the house. The furniture of Dutch type of housing is simple that have ornaments in the surface and most of the furniture is created by the veneering and marquetry technical. Most of the furniture Dutch has big size. Another characteristic of Dutch style is having art inside the house such as painting.
The materials for Dutch type of housing are natural stone, bricks, wood, clapboard siding. But that still based on the locations of the house. Because every single place is have different situations.