pitched stone

pitched stone

A rough-faced stone having each edge of the exposed face pitched at a slight bevel, nearly in the plane of the face.
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The Grade I-listed castle, with five acres of gardens and grounds, is built in stone, with wrought-iron windows and a pitched stone roof.
The Grade 1-listed castle, with five acres of gardens and grounds, is built in stone, with wrought-iron windows, and a pitched stone roof.
There, both players saw their tee-shots run through the back of the green but, while Loftus pitched stone dead, Munro was not so accurate with his wedge and, when he missed his par effort from six feet, the match was over.
The Lighthouse has a pitched stone apron to keep out the tides but needs maintenance to survive.