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cruck

(krʌk)
n
(Building) one of a pair of curved wooden timbers supporting the end of the roof in certain types of building
[C19: variant of crook (n)]
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Include Victorian furniture and pottery, box-beds, coal-lit fireplaces, lamp-illuminated rooms, narrow staircases and rooms supported by cruck wooden beams and it was easy to imagine we had dropped in on a typical weavers' soiree during Dickensian times that memorable evening in the historic cottage now owned by the National Trust for Scotland.
Cruck Cottage fire'deliberate' A police and fire investigation at the Cruck Cottage, Torthorwald, has confirmed that the recent blaze was started deliberately.
The hall is of a cruck-framed design, using a bent oak tree split in half lengthways to form what is known as a pair of cruck blades.
Continuing ahead to Grimwith High Laithe, we pause to view this fine building with its steep pitched roof, heather thatch and cruck construction and then keep to the lower pathway, with a sign indicating two thirds of a mile to the car park.
As well as restoring the thatch, repairs were also carried out on rotted timbers and masonry walls, which had been pushed out by decay in the cruck structure.
There are a range of outbuildings including former cowshed with planning permission to convert into a games room, a Grade II-listed barn, cedar Dutch barn and ruinous Grade II listed cruck barn.
REFURBISHED to a very high standard, this converted 19th century detached Cruck barn in Coombe Fields Road, Ansty, provides spacious family accommodation.
The building dates back to 1428, has the largest cruck oak roof in Shropshire - and is full of history.
15 Goodwood Gordon's Stakes (Handicap) 1m2f bet365 Betfred BetVictor Boyles Coral Hills Ladbrokes Power Code Of Honour 7-2 4 44 44 44 4 Tha'Ir 13-2 7 7 6 15-2 7 6 13-2 Ajmany 13-2 6 6 7 15-2 7 7 7 Red Avenger 7 8 15-2 7 7 7 7 7 Mushaakis 7 8 9 9 8 6 7 Double Discount 11 10 11 10 8 8 10 10 Broughton 12 10 11 12 11 12 14 12 Mundahesh 12 10 11 12 12 12 14 14 Noble Gift 14 12 12 12 12 10 9 14 King George River 16 14 16 16 12 16 14 14 Cruck Realta 20 20 20 20 25 25 25 18 Aussie Reigns 20 25 20 16 20 20 20 22 Buckstay 33 33 33 33 28 33 40 33 Each-way 1/4 1,2,3 Best-price percentage 109 VVTHE following bookmakers guarantee to lay their prices for at least a short period this morning: bet365, Betfred, Boylesports, Coral, Hills, Ladbrokes, Paddy Power.
Dating showed the original cruck building was converted to a two-storeyed "Snowdonia" type house around the time he went to university.
Contributer had previously won a conditions event over 10 furlongs at Ascot, beating Cruck Realta by just over a length, with that one subsequently going on to show up well in a couple of Listed outings.
It has exotic and rare species of trees and ornamental plants, plus a unique garden cruck house with sedum roof, beamed ceilings, stained glass windows and inglenook fireplace.