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loggia

1. a covered area on the side of a building, esp one that serves as a porch
2. an open balcony in a theatre

Loggia

An arcaded or colonnaded structure, open on one or more sides, sometimes with an upper story; an arcaded or colonnaded porch or gallery attached to a much larger structure.

Loggia

 

a structure usually forming part of a building, separated from the external space by an arcade, colonnade, parapet, or grating. Serving as a covered balcony or entranceway, a loggia sculpturally enriches the facade of a building. A loggia may also be a separate building of the gallery type, open on one or more sides (for example, the Loggia dei Lanzi in Florence, c. 1376–80).

loggia

[′lō·jē·ə]
(architecture)
A roofed open arcade on the side of a building.

loggia

An arcaded or colonnaded porch or gallery attached to or contained within a larger structure; usually located in a prominent part of the building; open on at least one side to provide a protected outdoor sitting area, sometimes contains an upper story. (See illustration p. 600.)
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James's renovation overlays the basic hermetic box with louvres and loggias, courtyards and colonnades, creating a variety of spaces and places for study and socializing.
28a-e, 76139 karlsruhe: construction of proposed lifts for the barrier-free development of apartments, conversion of existing housing into barrier-free housing, extension of the loggias by presented balcony systems, creation of additional living space by extension of the attic.
The red wall also demarcates the more domestic and private part of the building; behind are apartments, loggias and terraces for use by mediatheque personnel.
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The building envelope is usually formed from balconies and loggias, creating a semi-public layer enclosed by an external skin of folding or sliding shutters.