I shivered as the rain began to soak me through; I quickly stepped back under the protection of the small gable over the door.
James had designed and built the house with an extended gable in the roof.
The Deadwood house has a typical asymmetrical composition with a steeply pitched hipped roof and a front-facing gable .
The roof is an inverted gable , a reference to all the gabled houses in the neighborhood.
From outside, it seems to be unnecessarily picturesque to give the mass the planners had required to balance that of the bed factory, a brick gable fronting a pitched roof covered in industrial corrugated cladding.
A simple, small-scale pavilion, raised above grassy terrain and roofed with a simple gable with generous overhangs, is built of plywood panels with glass louvers set into a lightweight steel frame.
The landscape which preoccupies me happens to be in its nature fairly geometric, like the triangular gable of a roof, the crossed bars of a gate or the circular shape of an oil drum head on.
Exterior features of the house are a steeply pitched roof, large gables and architectural details such as the ornamental dripstones above the mullion windows.
Those living in the Alpine or forest regions have traditionally lived in wooden houses with shingled or tiled roofs and carved gables .