Architectural elements of almost every Spanish revival style home

The Spanish Revival style has come to stay, especially in the sunny southwest, because of its distinctive and attractive elements which include red terracotta tiled roofs, decorative chimneys, plain stuccoed walls, arched windows, doorways, built-in niches and alcoves, decorative wrought iron work, wooden beamed ceilings, use of colorful hand painted tiles, balconies, and expansive courtyards. […]