slate roof


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Noun1.slate roof - a roof covered with slateslate roof - a roof covered with slate    
roof - a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building
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slate roof

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But on the other side, on the flat Essex side, a shapeless and desolate red edifice, a vast pile of bricks with many windows and a slate roof more inaccessible than an Alpine slope, towers over the bend in monstrous ugliness, the tallest, heaviest building for miles around, a thing like an hotel, like a mansion of flats (all to let), exiled into these fields out of a street in West Kensington.
The remaining properties include the Violet, a traditional stone-fronted and slate roof house.
It is critical that you use a reputable, and licensed roofing contractor with slate roofing experience to get all the benefits you deserve from a beautiful slate roof.
This three-floor home features a stucco finish with a steep, pitched Vermont slate roof and copper leaders and gutters.
In 1839, rich slate deposits were discovered in Vermont, and the first barn was covered with the material in 1840 -- and it is still standing today with the same slate roof.
What's the deal: This is a charming traditional stone-built detached residence of 285 square metres under a pitched slate roof, sitting amid mature gardens, giving the house a high level of privacy.
On the other side of town, the city and school district would like to replace the slate roof on the 1932-era Heard Street School with a synthetic slate roof, but the Historical Commission is hesitating and has continued its discussion until Aug.
There is a stone-built enclosed area with sunken garden lights, a wooden gazebo with slate roof where you will find a hot tub plus wiring for a flat screen TV.
The 30ft slate roof fell in on a property in Coseley, West Midlands, on Friday at around 1pm.
oor, metal framed longcase windows and a pitched slate roof.
Local people and visitors now have nothing to spoil this spectacular landscape as the slate roof will weather back after cleaning.
The man, 24, followed a woman, 27, through a skylight on to the sloping slate roof before falling four storeys.