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Sample Plan of a Roman House
plan of domus
plan of domus

A
atrium
formal entrance hall
Al
ala
"wings" opening from atrium
C
cubiculum
small room; bedroom
Cu
culina
kitchen
E
exedra
garden room
P
peristylium
colonnaded garden
T
taberna
shop
Ta
tablinum
office; study
Tri
triclinium
dining room
V
vestibulum
entrance hall
Click on the rooms in this plan for more information about each area of the Roman house. If your browser does not support image maps, click on this list: atrium, cubiculum, culina, exedra, peristylium, taberna, tablinum, triclinium, vestibulum.
This reconstructed model of the House of the Tragic Poet in Pompeii shows the exterior of the house from the front, the back and one side. See also this composite model from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology.

Sources

Barbara F. McManus, The College of New Rochelle
bmcmanus@cnr.edu
revised February, 2007