bell gable


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Noun1.Bell gable - an extension of a gable that serves as a bell cotebell gable - an extension of a gable that serves as a bell cote
gable, gable end, gable wall - the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof
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This is where the real Amsterdammers live--at least the comfortable ones--under their bell gables and step gables, in their own quiet triangle of honeyed Dutch light, so dense that you could part it like a curtain.
With archways and bell gables, ivy-covered walls and chapels, the buildings and their parklike grounds provide a picturesque, peaceful place for enjoying a genuine Yucatecan meal and/or a pleasant stay.
Acanceh's well-preserved Church of the Virgin of Guadalupe has massive, austere buttresses shoring pale yellow walls; its three-tiered twin bell gables still boast two bells.