English architectural stylistic periods
The periods listed below are representative of the prominence of very broad architectural styles in England. Their exact periods are disputed, even where they roughly correlate with the reign of specific monarchs. There is overlap between some periods, and some styles may be considered sub-sets of others:
- 1901 – present, Modern.
- 1901 – 1910 (or up to 1918), Edwardian.
- 1837 – 1901 (or up to 1910), Victorian.
- 1811 – 1820, Regency.
- 1714 – 1837, Georgian.
- 1715 – 1770, Palladian
- 1702 – 1714, Queen Anne / English Baroque.
- 1603 – 1625, Jacobean.
- 1603 – 1714, Stuart.
- 1550 – 1625, Elizabethan.
- 1485 – 1603, Tudor.
- 1300s - 1500s, English Perpendicular Gothic (Late Gothic).
- 1066 – 1485, Medieval.
- 410 – 1066, Anglo Saxon.
- pre 410, Roman.
- Aesthetic movement.
- Architectural styles.
- Arts and craft movement.
- Building Construction in Britain from 600AD to 1890.
- Carlisle cathedral.
- Classical orders.
- Edwardian architecture.
- English Perpendicular architecture.
- Jacobean architecture.
- Keel moulding.
- Laced window.
- Medieval architecture.
- Nineteenth century architecture.
- Palladian architecture.
- Polite architecture.
- Regency style.
- Sir Christopher Wren.
- The architectural profession.
- The history of fabric structures.
- Traditional building.
- Traditional Homes of the South Downs National Park: an introduction.
- Tudor revival style.
- Vernacular architecture.
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