decorative half-timbering

decorative half-timbering

Timbers or boards that provide the appearance of half-timbered construction but whose function is ornamental rather than structural; also called false half-timbering.
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With the heavy chimneys and decorative half-timbering that give Tudor-style houses their medieval flavour, the property is a modern and well-appointed substantial family home that was actually built in 1933.