The spatial development of Kratovo townhouse from the 19th and early 20th century

Namicev, Petar and Namiceva, Ekaterina (2014) The spatial development of Kratovo townhouse from the 19th and early 20th century. Музејски гласник, 7 (7). pp. 59-79. ISSN 1857-5374

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The city amphitheater position of terrain, houses are placed in neighborhoods with dense structure with densely located houses - maalas, and in peripheral neighborhoods distance between houses was biger. Spatial conception of the house is predicted according to the tradition of the building, from the needs of the family in terms of economic opportunities, site conditions in the form of the street and neighboring buildings, orientation, insolation, the use of certain building materials and from building technology. According to their spatial characteristics Kratovo house of the 19th century, had developed with a high standard of living culture.The spatial structure is organically linked to the structural system, and it is expressed on the facade framing. The tendency towards achieving aesthetic façade composition is strongly expressed, although because of the steep terrain and site conditions, was difficult to achieve a clean symmetrical balance of architectural elements. The term of the applied symmetry is achieved by the position of spaces, rooms, their mutual arrangement and with the relative position of the balcony.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Engineering and Technology > Other engineering and technologies
Divisions: Faculty of Natural and Technical Sciences
Depositing User: Petar Namicev
Date Deposited: 20 Nov 2014 14:35
Last Modified: 20 Nov 2014 14:35

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