arch surround

arch surround

A seldom-used term for a decorative border around an arch; same as archivolt.
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On the ground floor, the property runs from a unique timber front door - sitting within an arch surround and with feature glazing to either side - through to an open-plan kitchen with sleek design and quality of fixtures.
I noticed that the symbolic art deco moulded flower motifs on the proscenium arch surround have been carelessly vandalised.
As the play rolls past again and again you may well find it difficult to keep your eyes open - and Mark Thompson's blue neon tubing proscenium arch surround is an ocular nightmare.
The most popular design in Wales is the Mesina Inset gas fire with chrome trim frets combined with the Tudor Arch surround and is featured in many of the housebuilder's showhouses across South Wales.
The model features reworked side sills and wheel arch surrounds, and will be offered with Hill Descent Control as standard, and new 18-inch and 19-inch wheel designs specific to this model.
Apart from the 18-inch alloys (found on the E250 CDI launch edition--a CBU import that costs Rs 5 lakh more than the locally assembled unit), the new car loses the rear wheel arch surrounds.
And unique design 19-inch alloy wheels are complemented by dark wheel arch surrounds with matching side skirts to emphasise the car's masculine nature.
From the side, it's a bit of an animal, with 19in alloys, sideskirts and bigger wheel arch surrounds.
Volkswagen says the high density plastic wheel arch surrounds are designed to be easily removed and replaced within minutes - reducing the time the vehicle is off the road and minimising disruption.