gable wall

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Noun1.Gable wall - the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roofgable wall - the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof
bell gable - an extension of a gable that serves as a bell cote
corbie gable - (architecture) a gable having corbie-steps or corbel steps
pediment - a triangular gable between a horizontal entablature and a sloping roof
wall - an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure; "the south wall had a small window"; "the walls were covered with pictures"
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It is considered necessary because of the level of potential damage which could be caused if the roof and gable wall collapse.
Tenders are invited for Reparing To Collapsed Compound Wall at Back Gable Wall Of Godown No 1 And 2 At Fsd Valsad
To check if a house is timber-framed, a look in the roof space will tell whether the gable wall is masonry or timber framing.
There is a massive crack in the gable wall and the wall under the window.
A picturesque mountain stream flows by the cottage gable wall down to the Erriff.
It was so fierce, the semi-detached, sandstone house was reduced to rubble as the roof and gable wall fell in.
sheet roofing constructing gable wall plastering at second floor z.
City councillor Maire Hendron said the image, on a gable wall off the Woodstock Road in East Belfast, is "another backward step".
Sectarian bitterness has brought no good here - but it has cultivated a few people who know how to paint a mural on a gable wall.
St Lawrence's has already received pounds 7,000 for project development and has now been allocated pounds 51,000 towards underpinning the west gable wall, repointing fractured masonry and replacing guttering.
A section of the building's gable wall also had to be demolished on Friday because of its instability.
The banner, hung on a gable wall in the Ardoyne district, sparked controversy with both MP Nigel Dodds and MLA Nelson McCausland condemning it.