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"Ottoman Houses" Architecture Tip by SirRichard

Architecture, Istanbul: 29 reviews and 78 photos

  a wooden house
by SirRichard

In the neighborhood behind the University you can find a quarter with those typical ottoman wooden houses. Many of them are being restored
It traditionally has an upper gallery and an optional stair to the entrance. Many of them have been destroyed in the frequent fires in the past.

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  • Written May 8, 2003
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