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either of two straight, sloping cornices on a pediment following or suggesting the slopes of a roof.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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is decorated with a series of cut-out quatrefoils.
There is a simple
on the slopes of the gable end.
The southeast gable end has a
supported by wooden brackets on carved stone corbels.
The pedimented attic area features a
with a raised triangular panel in the tympanum.
Graceful brackets with pendents accent the frieze below the cornice, but not
, of the main block.
The simple gable roof features cornice returns and dentils on the recessed
As on the north east gable, the corbel table that once trimmed the dormer's
has been removed.
The gable surmounting the bay is steeply-pitched with a wood
and cornice returns.
of the pediment has sawn wood brackets.
Mutules are not continued in
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