the bench, or subsellium, was an elongated stool for two or more users. benches were considered to be “seats of the humble,” and were used in peasant houses, farms, and bathhouses. however, they were also found in lecture halls, in the vestibules of temples, and served as the seats of senators and judges.
park güell is the reflection of gaudí's artistic plenitude, which belongs to his naturalist phase first decade of the 20th century . during this period, the architect perfected his personal style through inspiration from organic shapes.
ewenton is a heritage-listed residence at 1 blake street, balmain, inner west council, sydney, new south wales, australia.it was designed by james mcdonald and built from 1854 to 1872. it is also known as blake vale.it was added to the new south wales state heritage register on 2 april 1999.
the unique shape of the serpentine bench enables the people sitting on it to converse privately, although the square is large. the bench is tiled and in order to dry up quickly after it rains, and to stop people from sitting in the wet part of the bench, small bumps were installed by gaudí.
laurence roderick llewelyn-bowen born 11 march 1965 is a british self-styled 'homestyle consultant' and television personality best known for his appearances on the bbc programme changing rooms and for being a judge on the itv reality series popstar to operastar in 2010.
downtown los angeles dtla is the central business district of los angeles, california, as well as a diverse residential neighborhood of some 58,000 people. a 2013 study found that the district is home to over 500,000 jobs. it is also part of central los angeles.. downtown los angeles is divided into neighborhoods and districts, some overlapping.
jondaryan homestead is a heritage-listed homestead at evanslea road, jondaryan, toowoomba region, queensland, australia.it was the base of the former jondaryan pastoral station, which was originally taken up in 1840, and at one time was the largest freehold station in queensland.
another type of potato chip, notably the pringles and lay's stax brands, is made by extruding or pressing a dough made from dehydrated potatoes into the desired shape before frying. this makes chips that are uniform in size and shape, which allows them to be stacked and packaged in rigid cardboard or plastic canisters.
bodybuilding is the use of progressive resistance exercise to control and develop one's musculature for aesthetic purposes. an individual who engages in this activity is referred to as a bodybuilder.in competitive bodybuilding, bodybuilders appear in lineups and perform specified poses and later individual posing routines for a panel of judges who rank the competitors based on criteria such .
portland stone was used in 1923 to build the supporting pillar of the grace gates at lord's cricket ground. portland stone is prevalent in manchester despite the historical preferred use of hard-wearing materials, such as burmantofts and sandstone to resist the harsh industrial environment.
bay window is a generic term for all protruding window constructions, regardless of whether they run over one or multiple storeys. in plan, the most frequently used shapes are isosceles trapezoid which may be referred to as a canted bay window and rectangle.
a coping saw consists of a thin, hardened steel blade, stretched between the ends of a square, c shaped, springy-iron frame to which a handle is attached. the blade is easily removed from the frame so that the blade can be passed through a drilled hole in the middle of a piece of wood.
garden design is the art and process of designing and creating plans for layout and planting of gardens and landscapes.garden design may be done by the garden owner themselves, or by professionals of varying levels of experience and expertise. most professional garden designers have some training in horticulture and the principles of design. some are also landscape architects, a more formal .
parliament house is the meeting place of the parliament of australia, located in canberra, the capital of australia.the building was designed by mitchell/giurgola & thorp architects and built by a concrete constructions and john holland joint venture. it was opened on 9 may 1988 by elizabeth ii, queen of australia.it cost more than a$1.1 billion to build.
a traditional garden will usually have an irregular-shaped pond or, in larger gardens, two or more ponds connected by a channel or stream, and a cascade, a miniature version of japan's famous mountain waterfalls.
binna burra cultural landscape is a heritage-listed holiday resort at binna burra road, binna burra, scenic rim region, queensland, australia.it was built from 1934 to c. 1980.it was added to the queensland heritage register on 31 december 2002. most of the buildings were destroyed during the september 2019 bushfires.
also known as open tenon, open mortise and tenon, or tongue and fork joints, this joint is where the through mortise is open on one side and forms a fork shape. the mate has a through tenon or necked joint. bridle joints are commonly used to join rafter tops, also used in scarf joints and sometimes sill corner joints in timber framing. dowel joint
the original pastoral station was first subdivided in 1908, with further sales of land in the 1920s, and it ceased to exist as a station when the owners, jondaryan estates, went into voluntary liquidation in 1946. the homestead site and 2,000 acres 810 ha of land remained with the grandson of the company's founder,.
a wood-burning stove or wood burner or log burner in the uk is a heating appliance capable of burning wood fuel and wood-derived biomass fuel, such as sawdust bricks. generally the appliance consists of a solid metal usually cast iron or steel closed firebox, often lined by fire brick, and one or more air controls which can be manually or automatically operated depending upon the stove .
rockwood hall was a gilded age mansion in mount pleasant, new york, on the hudson river.it was best-known as the home of william rockefeller, brother of john d. rockefeller, both co-founders of the standard oil company.other owners of the house or property included alexander slidell mackenzie, william henry aspinwall, and lloyd aspinwall.the property was once up to 1,000 acres 400 ha in size .