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Half Timbered

This is a medieval building style that uses very large pieces of hardwood, often oak, which are cut in half to form the structural elements or frame for the building. The interstices between the wood are filled with masonry, plaster, or horse hair and plaster.

   
 
Sault Ste. Marie
   
Hamilton
 
       
 
Amboise - France
 
Queen's College - Cambridge - England (16th c.)
 
Winchester - England
 
       
 
Anger - France
 
Anger - France
 
Amboise - France