gambrel roof

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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.
Literature describes spacious gambrel roof design; custom sizes available.
The stone foundation, gambrel roof framing, post and beam section, and floor were retained for the renovation.
Forty feet from the home, a two-story red structure with a gambrel roof poses as a barn but functions as a sculptor's studio.
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 earliest known example of a Dutch gambrel roof in America was built on the Ackerman house in Hackensack, N.