Restoration project of a traditional house in camişerif district 5227 Str. No:14 Mersin

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The subject of this thesis is to prepare the restoration project of a traditional house in Camişerif District, Mersin, where has the most dense traditional house tissue, in order to handle the subject as a case study on the traditional houses of Mersin for the later conservation movements in the region. Within the context of the study, the present states of the site and the building are studied in detail and the original state of the building is investigated through historical and comparative study of the building with other examples of traditional residential architecture. The study ends with a proposal for a restoration project according to the evaluation of the information gathered.


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Citation Formats
Y. S. Yılmaz, “Restoration project of a traditional house in camişerif district 5227 Str. No:14 Mersin,” M.Arch. - Master of Architecture, Middle East Technical University, 2005.