front elevation


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front elevation

The façade or principal elevation of a building.
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Van Schuylight Suffolk-Jones--came out to his waiting motor-car, wrinkling a contumelious nostril, as usual, at the Italian renaissance sculpture of the soap palace's front elevation.
The works to the front elevation have helped to create fresh interest in the building and we are confident further new lettings will follow.
The most conspicuous of these being in waveform on the jettied portion of the front elevation, that seeks to blur any notion of subdivision as the distorted perpend joints misalign.
The terrace has storm-proof sliding doors that can be opened the entire length of the front elevation - dubbed by locals as God's TV
ASDA wish to install a new refrigeration plant, air conditioning plant and windows to front elevation.
While the walls around the potting area mask clutter, the openings maintain the illusion that it's part of the porch, thereby creating a more spacious and elegant front elevation.
says buyers like "more authentic Mediterranean/Mizner-style front elevation, double master suites and stone flooring.
Scogin Elam and Bray's uncharacteristically restrained (almost Northern) 64 Wakefield, though not their best, does have some juicy moments with its demure version of Josephine Baker's lap pool shrug across its front elevation (minus portholes).
All the houses in Sliabh Ros have oil-fired central heating, double glazing and half-brick front elevation, and the gardens are landscaped and come complete with shed.
The first architect's rendering of the front elevation of the new brewing facility has just been completed.
We decided to clean and re-point the entire front elevation.
The imposing front elevation is built in brick with a tile hung bay relief with a mock Tudor apex over.