Flared eaves

Flared eaves

An eave that projects beyond the surface of the wall and curves upward toward its outer edge.

flared eaves

flared eaves
That part of a roof that has a gradually diminishing slope and that projects beyond the face of an exterior wall, flaring outward near its lower end; common in rural Dutch Colonial architecture.
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A mixture of siding-and-brick on the facade, two arch-top dormers and multi-level flared eaves lend this four-bedroom home both country charm and city elegance.
The members built distinctive structures of logs and stone with steeply pitched roofs, tiered dormer windows, wooden chimneys and flared eaves.