Architectural Styles

Chronology of Historic Architectural Styles in Ypsilanti Between 1830 and 1940

Ypsilanti boasts some beautiful examples from almost all of the major architectural styles dating back to the 1830s. Learn which style your home may be and where to find period architecture right here in your community.
Click on links below for descriptions and pictures.

 

1830 1840 1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940
Federal
Greek Revival
Gothic Revival
Italian Villa
Octagon
Italianate
Second Empire
Victorian Romanesque
Eastlake
Queen Anne
Georgian Revival
Classical Revivals
Craftsman/Bungalow
Neo Gothic
Neo Colonial
Prairie
Tudor
Colonial Revival
Period Revivals
Art Deco

 

*Acknowledgement to the “Guide to Ypsilanti Historic Architecture”, available at the Ypsilanti Historical Museum, 220 N. Huron.