gevel =
1. voormuur
• (house)front
• façade

2. buitenmuur
• outside/outer wall


  • gevelbekleding (‘ma­te­ri­aal waar­mee de ge­vel be­kleed is’, Van Dale)


  • wall cladding, siding (OGL, my preferred option)
  • facade cladding, sheathing (GWIT)
  • facade coping, elevation coping, front coping[1]

External links


Dutch English Source
gevelbekleding van beton concrete cladding skin (Onroerend Goed Lexicon, Aart van den End)
natuurstenen gevelbekleding natural stone wall cladding (Onroerend Goed Lexicon, Aart van den End)
terugspringende gevel setback Van Dale


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