Before he reached them he had to pass the garden which belonged to the house with the mansard roof.
The architect was Mansard, for whom the mansard roof, known in America, is named.
From out an open Elizabethan window under a mansard roof, and overlooking a small Moorish veranda, there came a sound of woe.
It was two stories high, crowned with a French mansard roof.
The garden extended to the beginning of the park-like grounds which surrounded the old house with the mansard roof.
Five years ago, lodged in an attic; live in a swell house now, with a mansard roof, and all the modern inconveniences.'
Sandy is evidently the result of environment—olive green, with a mansard roof and the shades pulled down.
Seven windows lighted the gray front of this house which was raised three storeys, ending in a mansard roof covered with slate.
There were truncated towers, a mansard roof, hideous dormers, and a reckless outbreak of perfectly useless bay windows.
Originally the Cabildo was two stories in height, with a flat roof; the mansard roof was added in 1851.
1734, from French mansarde, short for toit à la mansarde, a corrupt spelling, named for French architect Nicholas François Mansart (1598-1666), who made use of them.