recessed arch


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recessed arch

An arch with a shorter radius set within another of the same shape.
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Bedroom two overlooks the front of the home and has a decorative recessed arch whilst bedrooms three and four are located to the rear of the home.
In more detail, the house is entered through double opening doors set into a recessed arch, with stained glass leaded light, arched inserts, together with matching, arched light, into the elegant reception hall.
"It also features a barjeel, a traditional form of ventilation system with recessed arches built into the exterior walls directing the prevailing sea breezes into interior rooms via a network of airways."
Recessed arches built into the exterior walls would direct the prevailing sea breezes into the interior rooms via a network of narrow airways.
A recessed arched porch with black and white tiled flooring, seating and leaded light window welcomes visitors, and an oak inner door leads through to the entrance hall which has wood block flooring throughout, a coved ceiling, oak panelling and a turned staircase to the first floor landing.
In the grand salon, Brown painted Italian landscape scenes on the wood of recessed arches in the custom entertainment wall by Euro Tech Cabinetry.