KnowĹ Your El­e­ments

Cottages & Bungalows - - Extra -

• Pitched-roof en­try por­tico: The front struc­ture of the home that con­tains the front door (en­try por­tico), which has a sloped, A-line roof de­sign. This curved and elon­gated roof is also called a cat-slide roof.

• Shake sid­ing: Sid­ing made from pieces of wood cut from a log, which are stacked in rows on top of each other.

• Cor­bel: Pro­jec­tions jut­ting out from the walls that sup­port the struc­tures above them (in this case, the gable roofline and win­dow boxes).

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