Courtyard House in Bastakiya Quarter
Name: Courtyard House in Bastakiya Quarter
Place: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
View: This is a traditional form of domestic architecture in which the living quarters are arranged around a central courtyard. The wind-tower is a usual feature. This quarter of Bastikiya was settled by Persian merchants from Bastak in Iran.
Date: c.1936, restorations ongoing since 2001
Style or Period: Traditional domestic vernacular style of the Middle East
Catalogue No. ZA1627
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