The little metal rooster weathervane on top of the roof would dream about being real, and would think about how lovely it would be to crow to the sun.
A datestone featuring the fox, as seen on the village weathervane , is due to be laid in the building in a month's time.
Becker notes that even once the war was underway, in the first days French morale was ‘extremely fragile… reacting a bit like a weathervane to the gusts of wind’.
He said: ‘We wanted lights to highlight the weathervane on the pub but when I went to see what it would look like it is fair to say I wasn't very happy.’
There is a separate garage, which again also has an old world appearance, with lace curtains in the window, a weathervane and a lucky horseshoe over the door.
It had a steepled roof with a weathervane at the top of the steeple and a brass bell tucked within the open wooden tower.
In Noah's Ark, she gives the adventure a festive spirit by hanging nautical-like flags on the boat, bringing aboard plants in clay pots, and crowning the ark's domed top with a weathervane .
The viewing platform resembles a raised circular sheepfold and is surmounted by a weathervane depicting a front-load tractor.
It's not hard to spot the aquarium with its huge shark weathervane rising clearly above everything else on the island.
In the garden there was a weathervane on top of a flagpole that indicated the wind direction to my father every morning when he woke up.