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Aalto Summer House, by Alvar Aalto, at Muuratsalo, Finland, 1953.

Adam Thoroughgood House, by Vernacular, at Norfolk, Virginia, 1636 to 1640.

Air Force Academy Chapel, by Walter Netsch/ SOM, at Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1956 to 1962.

Airship Hangers, by Eugene Freyssinet, at Orly, near Paris, France, 1916 to 1923.

Allewelt House, by William Turnbull/ MLTW, at near Modesto, California, 1977.

Ames Gate Lodge, by Henry Hobson Richardson, at North Easton, Massachusetts, 1881.

Angkor Wat, by unknown, at Cambodia, Southeast Asia, 1140.

Annaglee, by Richard Castle, at Cootehill, County Cavan, Ireland, 1740 to 1770.

Appenzell Farm, by traditional, at Canton Appenzell, Switzerland, --.

Arab Tent, by Vernacular, at Middle Eastern Deserts, --.

Ball-Eastaway House - Artists' House in N. Sydney, by Glenn Murcutt, at North Sydney, Australia, 1982 to 1983.

Bavinger House, by Bruce Goff, at Norman, Oklahoma, 1950 to 1955.

Berkshire Music Shed, by Eero Saarinen, at Tanglewood, Massachusetts, 1940.

Biltmore House, by Richard Morris Hunt, at Asheville, North Carolina, 1888 to 1895.

Brant-Johnson Ski House, by Robert Venturi, at Vail, Colorado, 1977.

Breuer House I, by Marcel Breuer, at Lincoln, Massachusetts, 1939.

Breuer House II, by Marcel Breuer, at New Canaan, Connecticut, 1948.

Bromserburg, by unknown, at Rudesheim, Germany, 1000 to 1050.

Burn Hall, by Sir John Soane, at England, 1785.

Butler House, by William Wurster, at Pasatiempo, California, 1931 to 1936.

Cappadoccia Cave Dwellings, by Vernacular, at Cappadoccia, Turkey,  .

Castle del Monte, by unknown, at Apulia, Italy, 1240 to 1250.

Castlegar House, by Richard Morrison, at Castlegar West, County Galway, Ireland, circa 1801.

Chamberlain Cottage, by Marcel Breuer, at Wayland, Massachusetts, 1940.

Chateau de Chambord, by Domenico da Cortona, at Chambord, France, 1519 to 1547.

Chateau de Chenonceaux, by unknown, at Chenonceaux, France, 1515 to 1576 +.

Chateau de Fontainebleau, by unknown, at Fontainebleau, France, ~ 1550.

Chermayeff House, by Serge Chermayeff, at near Halland, Sussex, England, 1935 to 1938..

Church of the Transfiguration, by Vernacular, at Kizhi, Russia, 1714.

Cliff Dwelling, by Vernacular, at Mesa Verde, Colorado, 1200 to 1300.

Clifton Suspension Bridge, by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, at Bristol, England, 1836 to 1864.

Convent of La Tourette, by Le Corbusier, at Eveux-sur-Arbresle, near Lyon, France, 1957 to 1960.

Danish Vernacular House, by Vernacular, at Denmark, --.

Danville Meeting House, by unknown, at Danville, New Hampshire, 1760.

Deal Castle, by unknown, at Kent, England, 1540.

Dogon Village, by traditional, at Mali, Africa, 0 to 1998.

Dogtrot House, by Vernacular, at Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, Florida, 1800 to 1900.

Dolmen of Bisceglie, by unknown, at near Bari, Italy, -1200 to -1000.

Dominus Winery, by Herzog and de Meuron, at Yountville, California, 1996 to 1998.

Dover Castle, by unknown, at Dover, England, 1180.

Drayton Hall, by unknown, at near Charleston, South Carolina, 1738 to 1742.

Dunleith, by unknown, at Natchez, Mississippi, 1856.

Eames House, by Charles Eames, at Pacific Palisades, California, 1945 to 1949.

Ecological Center Project, by Nicholas Grimshaw, at St. Austell, Cornwall, England, 1996.

Elphinstone Tower, by unknown, at near Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, 1440.

Fairbanks House, by Vernacular, at Dedham, Massachusetts, 1750 (circa).

Fallingwater, by Frank Lloyd Wright, at Ohiopyle, (Bear Run), Pennsylvania, 1934 , 1938, 1948.

Farnsworth House, by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, at Plano, Illinois, 1946 to 1950.

Fatehpur Sikri, by unknown, at India, 1571 to 1585.

Ferris Court Farm, by traditional, at Gloucestershire, England,  .

Fetzer Winery Administration Building, by Valley Architects, at Hopland, California, 2002.

Fort Shannon, by unknown, at Glin, County Limerick, Ireland, 1800 to 1835.

Galde House, by Vernacular, at Indonesia, --.

Ganter Bridge, by Christian Menn, at Near Simplon Pass, Switzerland, 1980.

Graham House, by Arthur C. Erickson, at West Vancouver, BC, Canada, 1963.

Great Pyramid of Khufu, by unknown, at El Giza, Egypt, -2600 to -2480.

Great Stupa at Sanchi, by unknown, at central India, -200 to 200.

The Great Wall of China, by unknown, at China, -214.

Greek Island House, by Vernacular, at Aegean Islands, Greece, -3000 to 2000.

Green Park Ranger's House, by Robert Adams, at England, 1768.

Gregory Farmhouse, by William Wurster, at Santa Cruz, California, 1926 to 1927.

Greyfriars, by Charles F. A. Voysey, at Surrey, England, 1897.

Gropius House, by Walter Gropius, at Lincoln, Massachusetts, 1937.

Hadrian's Villa, by unknown, at Tivoli, Italy, about 120.

Halen Estate, by Aetelier 5, at outside Berne, Switzerland, 1957 to 1961.

Havero Church, by unknown, at Uppland, Sweden, 1300.

Heckscher House, by Edward Larabee Barnes, at Mt. Desert Island, Maine, 1975.

Hertfordshire Schools, by Hertfordshire County, at Hertfordshire, England, 1945 to 1960.

Hill House, by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, at Helensburgh, Scotland, 1902 to 1903.

Homewood, by Edwin Lutyens, at Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England, 1901.

Horyu-Ji Temple, by unknown, at Nara, Japan, 607.

Houses in Mexicali, by Christopher Alexander, at Mexicali, Mexico, 1975 to 1976.

Hunting Lodge, by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, at Antonin, Poland, 1822.

Hvittrask, by Eliel Saarinen, at outside Helsinki, Finland, 1902.

INMOS Factory, by Richard Rogers, at Newport, South Wales, 1980 to 1982.

Ibibio Village, by traditional, at Cameroon, Africa, 0 to 1990.

Igloo, by Vernacular, at Arctic, --.

Imperial Villa Katsura, by Kobori Enshu, at Kyoto, Japan, 1620 (circa).

Iron Bridge at Coalbrookdale, by T. M. Pritchard, at Coalbrookdale, England, 1777 to 1779.

Ise Shrine, by traditional, at Ise, Japan, 690 to current, 1997.

J. Ford House, by Marcel Breuer, at Lincoln, Massachusetts, 1939.

Jacobs House, Middleton, by Frank Lloyd Wright, at Middleton, Wisconsin, 1944.

John Whipple House, by unknown, at Ipswich, Massachusetts, 1677 to 1720.

Karuizawa House, by Kisho Kurokawa, at Karuizawa, Japan, 1974.

Khuner Villa, by Adolf Loos, at on the Kreuzberg, Payerback, Austria, 1930.

Krak des Chevaliers, by unknown, at Syria, 1150 to 1250.

Leys Wood, by Richard Norman Shaw, at Groombridge, Sussex, England, 1868 to 1869.

Little Moreton Hall, by unknown, at Cheshire, England, ~ 1550.

Maasai Houses, by traditional, at Kenya, Africa, 0 to 1990.

Machu Picchu, by unknown, at near Cuzco, Peru, through 1500.

Matmeta Houses, by Vernacular, at Tunisia, --.

Millau Viaduct, by Norman Foster, at Millau, Tarn Valley, France, 2004.

Miulea House, by Vernacular, at Japan, --.

Monticello, by Thomas Jefferson, at Charlottesville, Virginia, 1768 to 1782.

Moore House, by Charles Moore, at Orinda, California, 1962.

Mosque at Djerba, by unknown, at Djerba, Tunisia, --.

Mount Angel Library, by Alvar Aalto, at St. Benedict, near Mount Angel, Oregon, 1970.

Mount Vernon, by Lawrence and George Washington, at Mount Vernon, Virginia, 1743, remodeled 1754 to circa 1780.

Mug House, by Vernacular, at Mesa Verde, Colorado, 1260 to 1280.

Museum of Fruit, by Itsuko Hasegawa, at Yamanashi, Japan, 1996.

Musgum Village, by unknown, at Africa,  .

National Center for Atmospheric Research, by I. M. Pei, at Boulder, Colorado, 1961 to 1967.

Neuschwanstein Castle, by unknown, at Neuschwanstein, Germany, 1869.

New Gourna, by Hassan Fathy, at Near Luxor, Egypt, 1948.

Norwegian Farmhouse, by Vernacular, at Norway, 1200 to 1900.

Norwegian Stave Church, by Vernacular, at Oslo, Norway, --.

Norwegian Storehouse, by Vernacular, at Norway, 1200 to 1900.

Notre Dame du Haut, or Ronchamp, by Le Corbusier, at Ronchamp, France, 1955.

Oak Alley, by unknown, at Vacherie, Louisiana, 1836 to 1839.

Osterlars Church, by unknown, at Bornholm Island, Denmark, circa 1100.

Otaniemi Technical University, by Alvar Aalto, at Otaniemi, Finland, 1949 competition, completed 1964.

Ouarzazate, by traditional, at Morocco, Africa, --.

PA Technology Center UK, by Richard Rogers, at Melbourn, Hertfordshire, England, 1975 to 1983.

Paimio Sanatorium, by Alvar Aalto, at Paimio, Finland, 1929 to 1933.

Peter Kerr House, by Pietro Belluschi, at Gearhart, Oregon, 1941.

Pinecote Pavilion, by Fay Jones, at Picayune, Mississippi, 1985.

Pitfichie Castle, by unknown, at near Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, 1550.

Pont Cysyllte Aqueduct, by Thomas Telford, at River Dee, Wales, 1795 to 1805.

Pont du Gard, by unknown, at Nimes, France, -15 to 14.

Poplar Forest, by Thomas Jefferson, at Forest, near Lynchburg, Virginia, 1806.

Price Residence, by Frank Lloyd Wright, at Paradise Valley, Arizona, 1954.

Rait Castle, by unknown, at near Nairn, Scotland, UK, 1300.

Residence in Riva San Vitale, by Mario Botta, at Riva san Vitale, Ticino, Switzerland, 1972 to 1973.

Residence in Cadenazzo, by Mario Botta, at Cadenazzo, Switzerland, 1970 to 1971.

Riola Parish Church, by Alvar Aalto, at Riola, Italy, 1975 to 1978.

Robinson House, by Marcel Breuer, at Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1947.

Rothbury Winery, by Keith Cottier, at Pokolbin, New South Wales, Australia, 1972.

Salginatobel Bridge, by Robert Maillart, at near Schiers, Switzerland, 1929 to 1930.

Saltbox House, by Vernacular, at New England, USA, 1800 's.

Samuel Whitman House, by Vernacular, at Farmington, Connecticut, 1664.

San Francisco de Asis, by unknown, at Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico, 1772 to 1816.

San Simeon, by Julia Morgan, at San Simeon, California, 1922 to 1939.

Schlumberger Centre, by Michael Hopkins, at Madingly Road, Cambridge, England, 1979 to 1981.

School in Morbio Inferiore, by Mario Botta, at Morbio Inferiore, Switzerland, 1972 to 1977.

Sea Ranch Condominium, by MLTW, at Sea Ranch, California, 1964 to 1965.

Shaker Barn, by unknown, at Eastern United States, 1865.

Shamberg Residence, by Richard Meier, at Chappaqua, New York, 1972 to 1974.

Shotgun House, by Vernacular, at New Orleans, Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, 1800 's to 1900 's.

Silver Lake Lodge, by Joseph Esherick, at Deer Valley, Utah, 1982.

Ski Town Flaine, by Marcel Breuer, at Flaine, France, 1960 to 1980.

Solar Telescope, by Myron Goldsmith/ SOM, at Kitt Peak, Arizona, 1962.

St. John's Abbey, by Marcel Breuer, at Collegeville, Minnesota, 1953 to 1961.

Steiner Seminary, by Erik Asmussen, at Jarna, Sweden, 1974.

Stonehenge, by unknown, at Salisbury, England, -2750 to -1500.

Stourhead Garden, by Henry Hoare II and Henry Flitcroft, at Stourton, England, 1741 to 1765.

Stratford Hall, by unknown, at Westmoreland County, Virginia, 1738.

Taliesin West, by Frank Lloyd Wright, at Scottsdale, Arizona, 1937 onward.

Taos Pueblo, by collective, at New Mexico, 1500 's and later.

Temple at Tarxien, Malta, by unknown, at Tarxien, Malta, -2100 to -1900.

Temple of Kom Ombo, by unknown, at Egypt, -181 to 30.

Tendering Hall, by Sir John Soane, at near Suffolk, England, 1784 to 1790.

Tepee, by Vernacular, at North America, --.

The Hoodo, by Fujiwara Yorimichi, at Kyoto Prefecture, Japan, consecrated 1053.

The Orchard, by Charles F. A. Voysey, at Chorley Wood in Hertfordshire, England, 1899.

The Palladian Bridge, by Henry Herbert, at Buckinghamshire, England, 1735 - 1737.

The Red House, by Philip Webb, at Bexleyheath, in Kent, England, 1859.

Theater at Epidauros, by Polykleitos, at Epidauros, or Epidhavros, Greece, ~ -300.

Thomas Larkin House, by unknown, at Monterey, California, 1834.

Thorncrown Chapel, by Fay Jones, at Eureka Springs, Arkansas, 1980.

Timberline Lodge, by W. I. Turner, Howard Griffin, Dean Wright, Linn A. Forrest, Ward Ganno, at Mount Hood, Oregon, 1936 to 1938.

Torii of Itsukushima, by unknown, at Miyajima Island, Japan,  .

Trulli Houses, by Vernacular, at Alberobello, Italy, --.

Tucker House, by Robert Venturi, at Mount Kisco, New York, 1975.

Tuscan Farmhouse, by Vernacular, at Tuscany, Italy, --.

Underground Court House, by Vernacular, at China, --.

Urner Boden, by traditional, at Urner Boden, Switzerland,  .

Viking Fortress, by unknown, at Sjaelland, Denmark, 1000.

Villa Aldobrandini, by Giacomo Della Porta, at Frascati, Italy, 1598 to 1603.

Villa Capra, or Villa Rotunda, by Andrea Palladio, at Vicenza, Italy, 1566 to 1571.

Villa Carre, by Alvar Aalto, at Bazoches-sur-Guyonne, France, 1956 to 1959.

Villa Farnese, by Giacomo Vignola, at Caprarola, near Viterbo, Italy, 1560.

Villa Foscari, by Andrea Palladio, at Malcontenta, Italy, 1549 to 1563.

Villa Mairea, by Alvar Aalto, at Noormarkku, Finland, 1937 to 1939.

Villa Savoye, by Le Corbusier, at Poissy, France, 1928 to 1929.

Villa Trissino, by Andrea Palladio, at Vicenza, Italy, 1576.

Villa at Huis ter Heide, by Robert van't Hoff, at near Utrecht, the Netherlands, 1916.

Villa in Djursholm, by Erik Gunnar Asplund, at Djursholm, near Stockholm, Sweden, 1917 to 1918.

Walker Guest House, by Paul Rudolph, at Sanibel Island, Florida, 1952.

Walls of Carcassonne, by unknown, at Carcassonne, France, ~ 1150.

Weyerhaeuser Headquarters, by Skidmore Owings and Merrill (SOM), at near Tacoma, Washington, 1971.

Woodland Crematorium, by Erik Gunnar Asplund, at Stockholm, Sweden, 1935 to 1940.

Wyntoon, by Julia Morgan, at near Mount Shasta, California, 1924 to 1943.

Yaama Mosque, by Falke Barmou, at Tahoua, Niger, Africa, 1962 to 1982.

Yurt, by Vernacular, at Mongolia, Central Asia, up to present.

Zoser's Necropolis, by Imhotep, at Egypt, -2760.

Zulu Kraal, by traditional, at South Africa, 0 to 2000.

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