Picture rail


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Picture rail

A molding fixed to an interior wall; pictures may be suspended from it by means of small metal hooks, which fit over the top of the molding.

picture molding, picture rail

Any of numerous types of moldings or other such devices formed so as to support picture hooks at or near the ceiling.
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The lounge has a bay window, feature fireplace, coving and picture rail and the kitchen has a rood range of units, with a fridge-freezer, dishwasher and washing machine included for the buyer.
To the rear of the house is a generous dining room with exposed floor boards, dado and picture rails.
The new golden hue is lively and looks particularly good with a cream painted area above the picture rail to lift the ceiling height.
There is also a double glazed bay window with leaded lights above, all complimented by a radiators, tv point, picture rail and coved ceiling.
At the centre of the large, tiledfloor kitchen is an oil-fired Aga while the adjacent dining room has a sealed fireplace with slate hearth, picture rail and wooden floor.
At the back is a second reception room with double glazed French doors leading to the back garden, shaped cornice, picture rail and feature fireplace surround with gas fire.
In the elegant drawing room there is a large bay into the garden and French doors to the terrace, cornicing, frieze above the picture rail and an open work-k ing fireplace with painted marble mantle, marble back and hearth.
The ground floor includes three generous reception rooms which lead off from a welcoming hallway with a high ceiling, picture rail, wide staircase and stripped wood flooring.
In here you'll find an open fire with a period style wooden surround, more feature coving and a picture rail.
It's vital that you get your levels perfect when fitting dado or picture rail because wherever you start to work your way around the room has to meet at the other end.
The lounge has a front bay window and picture rail to the walls
To make the most of these, Mark had bought moulding for a picture rail, but had never got round to putting this up.