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frame house

A house of wood frame construction, usually sheathed and covered with lap or panel siding or shingles.
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Peterson presents Homes in the Heartland: Balloon Frame Farmhouses of the Upper Midwest, the true story of the architectural phenomenon of balloon frame house construction that pervaded Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin from 1850 to 1920, which allowed settlers to establish affordable permanent frontier homes.
The Leaves of Grass author's modest wood frame house is open for tours, and one of the bridges spanning the Delaware is named in his honor.
The next day, however, neighbors rallied to rebuild the local meeting house into a large two-story frame house.
Regardless, four years later, The Old Oak Frame House seems to be doing just fine.
That same afternoon, another discussion about police was taking place outside a small frame house on the 5900 block of South Peoria Avenue in Englewood.
When the Baptist church deacon, union man and sanitation worker Walter Russell, along with a co-worker, is crushed to death by a defective garbage truck, his oldest daughter Mae continues to run the household that occupies their shambling North Memphis frame house, just as she has since her mother's death in childbirth.
There is a tree that stands in Denison, Texas, offering shade to a modest frame house that once nestled close to three rail lines.
Lining the perimeter of the central room with a variety of empty bottles and dried flowers, he constructed a simple wood and papier-mache frame house in the center, out of which a real tree sprouted.
The early riser who took his coffee outdoors for an outside view on his weathered frame house leans knee-up against the dry-stone wall beside the garden path.
Children from Little Sutton Primary visited Blakesley Hall at the end of a topic on the Tudors in which they built a miniature timber frame house.
Firefighters arrived to find the two-story wood frame house in flames.
IF you're one of the many people who dream of finding that ideal plot of land and building your own home, or at least having a say in the design, then an oak frame house could be the answer.