gable wall

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Noun1.Gable wall - the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roofgable wall - the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof
bell gable - an extension of a gable that serves as a bell cote
corbie gable - (architecture) a gable having corbie-steps or corbel steps
pediment - a triangular gable between a horizontal entablature and a sloping roof
wall - an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure; "the south wall had a small window"; "the walls were covered with pictures"
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Froome, 34, missed his chance to go for a recordequalling fifth maillot jaune after a high-speed collision with a gable wall during a practice run on the Criterium du Dauphine time trial course two months ago.
It tore through a wooden fence and collided with the granite-built gable wall of a home.
A wood stove sits at the foot of a beautiful full-height granite stone gable wall at one end of the room, while the other gable features aspect windows that afford fantastic views up the glen.
KINGS PARK Remedial work to restrain gable wall at 11 Clarendon Place FK8 2QW for Dr Anna Lamont; Conservatory at 7 ParkTerrace FK8 2JT for Mr and Mrs Ian and Jane Bray.
The bedroom above the garage, the gable wall and the roof have been badly damaged in the fire.
Erection of a one-and-a-halfstorey extension to the front and single-storey extension to the rear of Farm House, Coalbog Farm, Crosslee Road, Bridge ofWeir ?Works to several trees comprising of felling and crown reduction at 1 Gallacher Avenue, Paisley ?Change of use from a nursery (class 10) to flat (class 9) at 82 Renfrew Road, Paisley ?Rendering of gable wall at Unit A, 48 Causeyside Street, Paisley ?Change of use of bookmakers (Class 2) to hot food takeaway and installation of extract grill at 23 Causeyside Street, Paisley ?
Owners of The Boat Inn commissioned a painting of a jaunty sailing ship to adorn the gable wall.
A new small flat roof extension to rear and removal of section of floor in centre of building and construction of new gable wall to create open courtyard below.
The best way to vent a bathroom fan in existing houses and in cold climates is through a gable wall as low as possible, and preferably those facing south, using a rigid plastic pipe having a slight slope down from the fan exhaust to the outside wall jack.
To the gable wall are twin door to a former garage, but now with twin doors, one giving a separate stair case access to the second floor, and one to a workshop.
D Archer, windows to gable wall (conservation |area), 8 Low Town, Kirkburton.