Roman House Plan

Illustration courtesy of  VRoma Project www.vroma.org

 
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I = ianua (Front Door)
T= Tabernae ( shops)     
V= Vestibulum (front entry way, porch)
A =Atrium (Formal Entry Hall)
 C = Cubiculum (Bedroom)
Cu = Culina (kitchen

Im = Impluvium (rain trough that collects water )

Tri = Triclinium (Dining Room, literally “3 couches”)

Ta = Tablinum (living room/study)

P = Peristylium (courtyard w/ covered walkway)

E = Exhedra (Garden Room)

NB: Compluvium = hole in Atrium roof  for rain.

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