gambrel roof


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  • noun

Synonyms for gambrel roof

a gable roof with two slopes on each side and the lower slope being steeper

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01 acres, which includes Gambrel roof barn, a 192-square-foot shed and 96 feet of Wenatchee River waterfront.
Above the doors, a custom window emphasizes the form of the shed's gambrel roof.
Among the property's unique architectural characteristics are its richly carved stonework, two-story oriel window, gambrel roof framed by massive chimney stacks, and terra-cotta details including sunflowers, the trademark of its Queen-Anne style.
The building inspector told selectmen the salt shed could not be used because the gambrel roof is falling in and will not protect the salt and sand supply this winter.