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Great Royaldevon 2020-10-21 5:20

Hello Benny,

This is a good follow-on from your previous photograph. The houses are colourful and characterful.
I remember John showing this stepped-like style on gables, seen on houses in Bruges. He did tell me the name for it but ... just cannot recall!

It's a fine exposure, showing crisp details.

My warm regards,
Bev :-)

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Old 10-21-2020, 03:34 PM
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Hello Bev

I think they're called stepped gables in English. They are quite common on old or old-style houses over here.
The word "gable" is interesting 'cause it seems to be derived from the Dutch/Flemish word "gevel".

Cheers from Antwerp, not from a stepped gabled house, though

Benny
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