coffered ceiling


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coffered ceiling

[′kȯ·fərd ′sēl·iŋ]
(building construction)
An ornamental ceiling constructed of panels that are sunken or recessed.

coffering

1. Ceiling with deeply recessed panels, often highly ornamented.
2. Similar effects executed in marble, brick, concrete, plaster, or stucco. Also see caisson, 2.
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In the master bedroom, sunlight flows through southern windows, while a dropped coffered ceiling offers built-in uplighting.
It has a detailed coffered ceiling, walls for wine storage, and, for this home, we commissioned an artisan whom we discovered in India to create a large door of silver.
950 hands-free lid caps made of lime wood in three different sizes, - use of landing spread german oil and gold leaf with dresden schlossgold 23 carat, - manufacture of sanded surfaces and color frames on portions of the pins, - packaging and transport to the dresden castle and installation of the trim parts in the coffered ceiling.
That is Boston's Trinity Church, with a coffered ceiling, soaring square tower, and walls saturated in Pompeian red, decorated with superb murals of prophets, apostles, angels, and Biblical quotations.
From the coffered ceiling to the sunken floor, the fireplace/entertainment center to the French doors, this room is a great gathering place.
An upgraded trim package including coffered ceiling, crown molding and wainscoting is included.
Adding to the spaciousness is a coffered ceiling patterned after the first floor ceiling, and a floating grid of beveled mirrors with an antique finish.
Designer upgrades abound including chiseled egde Versailles pattern travertine floors, coffered ceiling detail in the dining room, gorgeous granite countertops and premium stainless appliances in the kitchen, built-in media display in the family room, remodeled secondary bathrooms, and recessed lighting, crown molding, baseboards, and custom window coverings,plantation shutters throughout.
Tray ceilings in the entry and the master bedroom add flair, while the family room and dining room feature coffered ceiling treatments.
Double French doors lead to the dining room with its coffered ceiling.
The spacious family room showcases a craftsman style stone fireplace with cedar mantle and coffered ceiling that flows into the gourmet chef's kitchen enveloped in natural light.
This is depicted by the ceiling's floating planes with crown moulding trim--a modern spin on a traditional coffered ceiling, with adjacent energy efficient fluorescent track lighting.