sash window


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sash window

n
(Building) a window consisting of two sashes placed one above the other so that one or each can be slid over the other to open the window
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Noun1.sash window - a window with (usually two) sashes that slide vertically to let in airsash window - a window with (usually two) sashes that slide vertically to let in air
window - a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
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My dear girl,' said the young gentleman in a low voice, advancing towards the sash window.
A noise, as if a sash window were gently raised, was heard; and soon afterwards the door softly opened.
I dissuaded him a little, but saw there was no remedy; so he ran rashly upon it, slipped out a square of the sash window dexterously enough, and without noise, and got out four pieces of the silks, and came with them towards me, but was immediately pursued with a terrible clutter and noise.
A family bathroom featuring a panelled bath, hand wash basin and large airing cupboard together with single glazed sash window and tiling on the floor, finish the property.
com)-- The Sash Window Workshop has become a member of the British Woodworking Federation and Wood Window Alliance, the trade association for the woodworking and joinery manufacturing industry in the UK.
Over the years they have built up a strong reputation throughout the local area for providing a high quality sash window repair and restoration service in London matched with their excellent customer service.
The front-facing living room is a light period room with a floor to ceiling sash window and its original folding shutters.
The sash window dominated until the start of the 20th Century when casement windows - side opening - were favoured by the Edwardians.
In the house, there is a reception hallway with traditional balustrade staircase leading to the first floor, under-stair storage cupboard, with a large sash window to the half landing with working shutters.
The beautiful dining room has large sash window to the rear and a has fire set within a stone surround a hearth - you can just imagine the fabulous dinner parties now
c) Where replacing entire sashes in sash window refurbishment front and rear, we seek permission to replace only one-over-one double glazed, identical detailing other than this.
THE Cambria Sash Window Company specialises in high quality, bespoke, windows, doors, conservatories and orangeries, covering the areas of Mid, South and West Wales.