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barge·board

 (bärj′bôrd′)
n.
A board, often ornately carved, attached along the projecting edge of a pitched roof in front of a gable.

[Origin unknown.]

bargeboard

(ˈbɑːdʒˌbɔːd)
n
(Architecture) a board, often decorated with carved ornaments, placed along the gable end of a roof. Also called: vergeboard

barge•board

(ˈbɑrdʒˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd)

n.
a board, often carved, hanging from the projecting end of a sloping roof.
[1825–35]
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Replacement of existing roof coverings, fascias, soffits, bargeboards and rainwater goods, re-rendering of external wall elevations, remedial repairs to roof timbers and masonry, replacement entrance canopies and porches, and environmental improvements such as fencing and external paving.
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The gables are finished with patterned shingles, decorative bargeboards, and checkerboard woodwork imitating stone work.
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