In dutch an estate house or villa is called "landhuis", meaning house of the land, or house of land. The original purpose of these houses was for city people to enjoy the benefits of the country side, seeing the depiction of the production of the land. Those could be blossoming trees and some domestic animals like cows, lawns and gardens. The production methods of the country side have changed in time and can now be seen as more technocratic. You will see steelish and aluminum windmills and sun panels to produce energy amidst some cows and sheep. Meanwhile the appearance of houses have turned into a more natural look.