Definition of gable roof in English:
A roof with two sloping sides and a gable at each end.
- It may be that the change in form and lack of central posts reflect a shift from a hip roof with interior roof supports to a gable roof with a large central beam support.
- The back and sides were apparently gilded, and the underside of the gable roof painted red.
- The prominent gable roof has the intriguing quality of seeming to float above the structure.