barrel ceiling

barrel ceiling

[′bar·əl ‚sēl·iŋ]
(architecture)
A ceiling of semicylindrical shape.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

barrel ceiling

A ceiling of semicylindrical shape.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The rustic cypress barrel ceiling in the kitchen is the focal point of the main living space.
Moving in to the open plan living and dining area, there is a solid wooden floor, barrel ceiling with exposed beams, tracked wiring and low voltage lighting.
The first floor living accommodation has an open plan layout with the original pitch pine barrel ceiling with down lights and wrought iron Gothic style chandeliers and a wood burning stove set on a granite hearth.
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RasGas of Qatar had in 2002 agreed to sell sell 7.5 million tonnes a year of LNG to Petronet at $16 a barrel oil price floor and $24 per barrel ceiling. This translated to a minimum gas price of $2.01 per mmBtu and a maximum price of $3.04 per mmBtu.
OPEC's 12 members boosted output by 500,000 bpd to 30.49 MMbpd in February led by a surge in Iraqi exports, which pushed OPEC's production above its 30-million barrel ceiling for the first time in five months.
The 50-foot-long sleeping porch that runs the length of the second floor, beneath a barrel ceiling, has rotting floor boards.
The garden room, with triple aspect and double French doors to the gardens, has a barrel ceiling and pine floor.
Opec's 12 members boosted output by 500,000 barrels a day to 30.49 million in February as a surge in Iraq's exports pushed the organisation's production above its 30-million barrel ceiling for the first time in five months, according to the IEA.
Antique mirrors contrast with modern design elements of exposed metal along a curved vaulted barrel ceiling reminiscent of the Paris Metro, while a free-standing bread station, glass-blown light fixtures and a distinctive macaroon display, all designed with glass and metal, add a contemporary flair to the dining area.
There is a half glazed leaded door to the drawing room, a barrel ceiling and a large stone fireplace.
The house still retains much of its former grandeur, both in the fabric of the building and in its decorations, particularly a plaster frieze and barrel ceiling in the Coat of Arms bedroom.