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balustrade

an ornamental rail or coping with its supporting set of balusters

Balustrade

An entire railing system, as along the edge of a balcony, including a top rail, bottom rail and balusters.

balustrade

[′bal·ə‚strād]
(building construction)
The railing assembly of a stairway consisting of the handrail, balusters, and usually a bottom rail.

balustrade

balustrade
An entire railing system (as along the edge of a balcony) including a top rail and its balusters, and sometimes a bottom rail.
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Workers had already taken the 'P' from the historic sign and disposed of part of the stone balustrade in a skip, without planning permission.
On the upper footway, sandstone, rose and cream coloured flagstones are being laid and a new 242m long balustrade, with 1,200 balusters, is being installed.
On the upper footway, sandstone, rose-and-cream-coloured flagstones are being laid and a new 242m long balustrade, with 1,200 balusters, is being installed.
But during his evidence to the court, Mr Robinson said he had only fitted a steel balustrade to the already installed platform back in 2007.
Brid Large seek Planning Permission for removal of existing steel balcony at second and third floors and external balustrade to 4th floor with installation of new useable 5m2 balconies with toughened glass balustrade to existing 2 bedroom residential units at first, second, third and fourth floors to rear of 36 Parliament Street, Dublin 2.
He said: "The upper-floor balustrade at the front of the balcony has been condemned, awaiting a further structural engineer's report.
The staircase's most striking feature is the balustrade which is inspired by the traditional Arabic patterns.
com)-- Ekena Millwork announces that their new balustrade system - FiberThane Balustrade - has officially passed all formal testing for 16' lengths.
Although it looks quite traditional in style on the outside, with its romantic stone portico, with balustrade above the oak panelled front doors and oak framed double glazed sash windows, the interior is undeniably contemporary.
It has two levels separated by steps, an ornate balustrade and lots of historical details.
Over the years, the balustrade handrails and bottom support beam have exerted excessive pressure on the lamp standards because of natural movements in the Grade l-listed bridge and rust building up in the expansion joints of the bridge's structure has caused the lantern balustrades to crack.
Alpha Rail supplied 600 metres of railings, plus balustrade for the pedestrian barrier on the walkways, access stairs and perimeter of the station.