Roots of Style: How Did Your Australian Home Get Its Look?

Get familiar with Australian architectural styles of the homes that fill our cities, suburbs and country towns

Walk down the street, take a drive through your neighbourhood, or travel to visit friends and family. Every day we see such a variety of houses we often take their architectural style for granted, never stopping to contemplate why they might look like that. And rarely do we consider that each house actually embodies a little piece of Australian history – an architectural symbol of the country’s past, your suburb and the Australian lifestyle.

So, let’s take a look at 10 common styles of Australian residential architecture and explore how they achieved their look. You may never view your neighbourhood in the same way again.

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