Definition: interim Tran•si•tion•al Of or pertaining to transition; involving or denoting transition; as, transitional changes; transitional stage. Every 7-10 years or so there is a shift in the design focus of the home buying public and the providers of new homes. During the shift from one style to the next there is a period of transition that sometimes can produce exciting works of design that take on a life of their own. These designs have been collected here . Each one has a story and is a slice in design history.
Steep pitched roofs, in combination with front gables and hips, along with front cross gables define this popular and historic style. Half-timbering is present on most tudor homes, along with tall narrow windows in multiple groups and with grilled glazing. Massive chimneys are common to the Tudor Style. Permanence, pride of place and strength are the hallmarks of this popular style.