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Description

 

A stairstep type of design at the top of the triangular gable-end of a building.  Also known as a crow-stepped gable or corbie step.

 

 

 

Local examples (click to enlarge)

Stepped gable

CONTACT US MAIN SITE

corner of Broad Street and Havelock Street

 

St Stephen's almshouses

Tower House, Westgate Gardens

Roper gate, St Dustan's

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