drip mould


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Synonyms for drip mould

(architecture) a projection from a cornice or sill designed to protect the area below from rainwater (as over a window or doorway)

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On the other hand, if the sill is flush with the face of the wall or has an inadequate drip mould, then the water will run back into the stonework beneath.
Special details include some mullion windows with drip moulds, two ashlar chimneys and a fine Tudor archway to one side.
The construction is of coursed rubble with ashlar quoins and mullioned windows with drip moulds and still in place in its arched opening is the old mill wheel and machinery.
Built of cut and squared local stone under a slate room, it has drip moulds, stone lintels and an unusual panel with a raised cross to its upper right.