Timber-framed building

Timber-framed building

A building having timbers as its structural elements, except for the foundations.

timber-framed building

spike grid timber connector, joint employing two timber connectors is shown below
A building having timbers as its structural elements (except for the foundation); for a description of the major individual components used in such a structure, see collar beam, girt, joist, plate, purlin, rafter, summerbeam, wind brace.
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The timber-framed building is arranged over three floors and is comprised of eight rooms, but these required some work to get them ready for use.
The farmhouse, built in the 1600s, may have originally been a timber-framed building, but was later encased in brick.
"It is a timber-framed building, one of the few that is still complete, which is one reason it needs to be looked after.
Built on the site of the former Buckley Medical Centre, the PS2.2m twostorey timber-framed building will comprise 14 two- and ten one-bedroom apartments.
A gunpowder works which has been hit by flooding, a medieval timber-framed building hit by a lorry and a church designed by architect Nicholas Hawksmoor are also now considered to be under threat.
The Cooperage on the Quayside, a medieval timber-framed building which is a rarity in the North East, is the most significant regional addition to Historic England's Heritage at Risk Register 2017 which is published today.
Pembrokeshire Coast National Park will be constructing a timber-framed building in a day, with a team on hand to talk about the sustainable building system developed by Coed Cymru.
The large timber-framed building around 15 metres by 15 metres in size was blazing when they arrived around 9.30pm on Tuesday night.
A SPECIAL Cadw property on Anglesey dating back to the 14th century is open to the public every Sunday this month Hafoty at Llansadwrn is regarded as a unique example in North Wales of a timber-framed building which was later enclosed with stone.
It is believed the fire in the newly-built timber-framed building was started by a discarded cigarette.
The walls of the timber-framed building are made of bales of straw covered in lime mortar, and wool from 27 sheep provides the insulation.