There are many different types of houses around the world. Below are 30 house types from all over the World shown with an infographic (image split into 2 parts) and example sentences.
Different Types of Houses
A house is a building that people, usually one family, live in. Here is a list of house types you should know.
- Studio Flat (UK)/ Studio Apartment (US)
- Habitat House
- Converted Flat
- Detached House
- Semi-detached House
- Kutcha House
- Log Cabin
- Terraced House
House Types Examples
Here are some examples of different types of houses in English.
- The Emperor lived in the Palace.
- They had put a padlock on the door of his flat.
- He was to keep watch in the lighthouse.
- He lives in a farmhouse with a difference.
- She lived in a college dormitory.
- His apartment is in a really good location.
- Many famous people have stayed in the hotel.
- A skyscraper is rising near our school.
- There is a cottage on the hilltop.
- We rented a villa in Spain last summer.
- The old mansion was built in 1850.
- They had a midnight feast in their tent.
- This is an Indian teepee.
- I spent hours in our treehouse when I was a kid.
- Thieves broke into the manor at night.
- Rain met Georgie on a houseboat at Chelsea.
- I drove out of the gates, past the keeper’s lodge.
- A bungalow does not have an upstairs.
- The hut is in the midst of the forest.
Types of Houses in English | Infographic
Part I: Different Types of Houses around the World
Part II: World House Types