Sometimes the sky is greeted with a white cornice over an otherwise brown building.
The windows are surmounted by rusticated wooden jack arches with superimposed keystones, and a heavy modillion cornice crowns the bold Georgian proportions of the facade.
The flat fourth story is crowned by an emphatic cornice , above which is a tall mansard roof sheltering two more stories.
Hawk was standing on top of a snow cornice near the top of the peak when the cornice broke loose from the mountain, sending Hawk churning down the slope.
Moments later I was kicking my way up and over the slightly overhanging cornice on to the plateau above.
It includes an entrance hall with ceiling cornicing , a dado rail, solid timber floors and an understairs storage cupboard.
Now a historic district, downtown boasts blocks of two- and three-story commercial buildings with elaborate cornices .
Each has a feature fireplace surround and there are ceiling cornices in the living room and hallway.
This leads to a hall with hand-carved ceiling cornicing and coving, a dado rail and archway.
In the wild there is no piste patrol to pick up the pieces, and the mountains bristle with rocks, cliffs and cornices .