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shed dormer

noun
1.
a dormer with a flat roof sloping in the same direction as the roof from which the dormer projects.
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Examples for shed dormer
  • The main block is enlarged by a half-width shed dormer and by matching entry porches projecting from the sides of the facade.
  • Low-pitched projecting roof with exposed roof rafters and triangular knee braces and a gabled or shed dormer.
  • The slate hipped roof has one shed dormer facing the rear.
  • Called a gable dormer if it has its own gable or shed dormer if a flat roof.

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