hand-hewn


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Adj.1.hand-hewn - cut or shaped with hard blows of a heavy cutting instrument like an ax or chisel; "a house built of hewn logs"; "rough-hewn stone"; "a path hewn through the underbrush"
cut - fashioned or shaped by cutting; "a well-cut suit"; "cut diamonds"; "cut velvet"
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Cooper and Greenlaw--on what is called the Hill Ranch they left two of their dead, "Little Lillie" and "Little David," who rest to-day inside a tiny square of hand-hewn palings.
Inter they climbed the earthquake racked belfry, noting the hand-hewn timbers; and in the gallery, discovering the pure quality of their voices, Saxon, trembling at her own temerity, softly sang the opening bars of "Jesus Lover of My Soul.
She used clay plaster and paint on the walls, replaced windowsills with hand-hewn pine, and added traditional banco seating.
The home is a true log cabin and features hand-hewn lodged pines.
Reclaimed DesignWorks is the nation's leading provider of antique reclaimed material including wide plank flooring, authentic barn wood, hand-hewn and rough sawn beams, reclaimed wine and whiskey barrel wood, timber fireplace mantels and many other reclaimed wood products.
Echoing an interior-design trend, this look combines hand-hewn wood and stone (or facsimiles) and rustic touches like chicken-wire doors and weathered-look metals with contemporary seat materials and colors.
while Blais, an engineer by training, is handy with his hands, whether it's framing a garden pergola so visitors can relax outside, or constructing the hand-hewn murphy beds that are strategically placed throughout the residences to increase sleeping options.
Reclaimed DesignWorks is one of the nation's leading providers of antique reclaimed material including wide plank flooring, authentic barn siding, hand-hewn and rough sawn beams, reclaimed wine and whiskey barrel wood, timber fireplace mantels and many other reclaimed wood products.
5-bath renovated Colonial with pine floors, hand-hewn beams, original fireplaces and antique fixtures.
Rustic chic is the new buzzword--handcrafted, hand-hewn, reclaimed, and sometimes trending toward a 21st-century iteration of the industrial era's antidote to technology: Craftsman style.
The hand-hewn logs comprising four rough walls were carefully selected from the nearby swamp by the craftsman, and they come together perfectly at each of the four corners.
Shrouding this hand-hewn mass was a piece of transparent plastic that had been dressed with a thin coat of white paint.