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Sash window

1. A window formed with glazed frames that slide up and down in vertical grooves using counterbalanced weights.
2. A window formed with glazed frames that slide up and down in vertical grooves by means of counterbalanced weights. See also: French window

sash window

Any window having a sliding (vertically or horizontally) or hung sash, but usually a double-hung window.
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A further double room with cornice to the ceiling is situated at the front of the property, retaining single glazed sash windows and a radiator with decorative cover.
Richard Dollar, Managing Director at The Sash Window Workshop, commented: "We are proud to have met the strict criteria required to become members of Wood Window Alliance.
Here are the advantages of timber double glazed sash windows in London.
A snug, which could also be a bedroom, has exposed wide plank flooring, cast iron mid level fireplace with wooden surround and stone hearth, and a sash window that has rural views.
Equally, a modern estate house should not have rustic sash windows added in an attempt to "add character".
The master bedroom, which has three sash windows to three elevations overlooking the gardens and river, has a cast iron fireplace with original marble surround, a decorative ceiling coving, and a radiator and security alarm panel at the wall.
ELEGANCE and charm run throughout this stunning, traditional townhouse, which boasts a wealth of beautiful period features such as high ceilings, Georgian sash windows and cornicing.
The Bygone Collection provides customers with a wide range of authentic styles spanning 300 years of sash window development from early Georgian through to late Victorian.
The breakfast room leads into the kitchenette with its tiled floors, original coving to ceiling, a sash window to the side and a cupboard housing a combi boiler.
The first floor has three bedrooms, two with original sash windows, built-in wardrobes and fireplaces, and a bathroom with a Victorian-style suite.
QOUR lovely Victorian cottage has original sash windows in reasonable condition but we live on a busy road and the noise levels are pretty bad.
Canterbury City Council environmental health officer Richard Langridge suggested guest houses with sash windows fit a pounds 1 window stop.