>Parts of a house

Had a survey and wondered what part of a house they are talking about?1 STOP END (TO GUTTER)

2 VERGE

3 GABLE/GABLE END

4 CEILING JOIST

5 COLLAR

6 STRUT

7 PURLIN

8 RIDGE BOARD

9 EAVES PLATE/WALL PLATE

10 SOFFIT BOARD

11 RAFTER

12 LAP (OF ROOF COVERING)

13 BATTENING

14 GAUGE (OF BATTENING)

15 VALLEY GUTTER

16 WEATHER-BOARDING

17 EAVES FASCIA/FACIA BOARD

18 DORMER (WINDOW)

19 ROOF SPACE VENTILATOR

20 RIDGE RILE

21 TINGLE

22 LEADED LIGHT

23 VERGE BOARD/GABLE BOARD/BARGE BOARD

24 DORMER CHEEK

25 FILLET/WEATHERED FILLET

26 FRONT APRON FLASHING

27 CHIMNEY STACK

28 FLAUNCHING

29 CHIMNEY POT

30 VENT COWL

31 SOAKER

32 STEPPED FLASHING

33 EAVES

34 ROOFING FELT/SARKING FELT

35 ROOF BOARDING

36 SWAN NECK

37 HIP TILE

38 HIPPED END

39 HIP RAFTER

40 LAGGING

41 EXPANSION PIPE

42 COLD WATER STORAGE CISTERN/TANK

43 BALL COCK/BALL VALVE

44 BEARER

45 LOFT INSULATION/ROOF SPACE INSULATION

46 CENTRAL HEATING HEADER TANK/HEADER TANK

47 OVERFLOW PIPE 48 ANGLE TIE/DRAGON TIE

49 GUTTER

50 HIP IRON

51 JACK RAFTER

52 BRICK EXTERNAL CLADDING (TO TIMBER FRAMED WALL)

53 CAVITY (TO TIMBER FRAMED WALL)

54 BREATHER PAPER

55 PLYWOOD

56 TIMBER FRAMEWORK (LOAD BEARING)

57 INSULATION (TO TIMBER FRAMED WALL)

58 VAPOUR BARRIER/CHECK (POLYTHENE)

59 PLASTERBOARD(TO TIMBER FRAMED WALL)

60 COPING

61 TUCK IN OF FELT ROOFING INTO CHASE

62 DAMP ROOF COURSE/D.P.C.

63 PARAPET/PARAPET WALL

64 FLASHING/WALL FLASHING/UPSTAND (TO FELT ROOFING)

65 STONE CHIPPINGS 66 BITUMEN FELT ROOFING/ BUILT-UP /FELT ROOFING

67 LINTEL

68 INSLUTATION BOARD

69 ROOF DECKING

70 PATIO DOOR

71 BRICK OUTER SINK (TO CAVITY WALL)

72 FIRRING

73 ROOF JOIST

74 WEEP HOLE

75 JOIST HANGER/WALL HANGER

76 REVEAL

77 DOUBLE GLAZING

78 DAMP PROOF COURSE/ D.P.C.

79 BOOT LINTEL

80 SILL

81 DRIP/THROATING

82 BLOCK INNER SKIN (TO CAVITY WALL)

83 DAMP PROOF COURSE/ D.P.C.

84 CAVITY FILL

85 BRICK INNER SKIN (TO CAVITY WALL BELOW D.P.C.)

86 TRENCH FILL FOUNDATION

87 HARDCORE/HARDCORE BED

88 BLINDING

89 DAMP PROOF MEMBRANE/D.P.M.

90 CONCRETE SLAB

91 FLOOR INSULATION

92 UNDERPINNING

93 STRIP CONCRETE FOUNDATION

94 SCREED/SCREEDED BED

95 CAVITY WALL TIE

96 GULLEY GRATE

97 GULLEY

98 ANTI SPLASH SHOE/SHOE

99 DOWNPIPE/RAINWATER DOWNPIPE

100 HOLDERBAT

101 BRANCH DRAIN

102 HAUNCHING

103 CONCRETE DRAIN BEDDING/DRAIN BEDDING

104 MAIN DRAIN RUN

105 CHANNEL

106 INVERT

107 BRANCH BEND

108 MANHOLE TO INSPECTION

109 BENCHING

110 INSPECTION COVER FRAME

111 INSPECTION COVER

112 ACCESS EYE/RODDING EYE

113 SOIL STACK

114 WEATHER-BOARD

115 WATER BAR

116 DOOR FRAME (TO EXTERNAL DOOR)

117 WALL PLATE

118 FLOOR JOIST (TO SUSPENDED TIMBER FLOOR)

119 SLEEPER WALL

120 DAMP PROOF COURSE/ D.P.C.

121 HARDCORE/HARDCORE BED

122 CONCRETE OVERSITE/ OVERSITE CONCRETE

123 PILE

124 GROUND BEAM

125 FOOTING

126 TREE ROOT

127 RENDERED PLINTH

128 AIR BRICK/VENTILATING GRILLE

129 PLASTER (ON BRICKWORK)

130 DADO RAIL

131 BAY WINDOW

132 CASEMENT WINDOW (SIDE HUNG)

133 DEAD LIGHT/FIXED LIGHT

134 TREE STUMP

135 MULLION

136 TRANSOM

137 NIGHT VEN/VENT LIGHT (TOP HUNG)

138 PRECAST CONCRETE PAVING

139 DRIP EDGE

140 RETAINING WALL

141 LEAD ROOFING

142 APRON AND UPSTAND

143 TIE BAR

144 WOOD ROLL

145 BRESSUMMER

146 RENDERING

147 SLIDING SASH WINDOW

148 SOLDIER ARCH

149 FLOOR BOARD

150 WALL PLATE

151 FLOOR JOIST (TO SUSPENDED FLOOR)

152 HERRING BONE STRUTTING

153 PLASTERBOARD (TO CEILING)

154 CORNICE

155 BRICKWORK (SOLID)/ SOLID BRICKWORK

156 PLASTER (ON LATH)

157 STUD

158 LATH

159 WALL STRING 160 TREAD

161 QUARTER SPACE LANDING

162 DOOR LINING (TO INTERNAL DOOR)

163 BORROWED LIGHT

164 ARCHITRAVE

165 NOSING

166 RISER

167 LANDING

168 HANDRAIL

169 FLUE

170 IMMERSION HEATER

171 HOT WATER CYLINDER

172 BALUSTER

173 LAGGING JACKET/FOAM LAGGING

174 OUTER STRING

175 NEWEL POST

176 FIRE BACK

177 FIRE PLACE

178 HEARTH

179 BLOCK INTERNAL PARTITION

180 JAMB

181 PIVOT SASH WINDOW (HORIZONTAL)

182 TELL TALE/VERNIER CRACK MARKER

183 DIFFERENTIAL SETTLEMENT CRACK/SETTLEMENT CRACK/SUBSIDENCE CRACK

184 PILLAR TAPS

185 LAVATORY BASIN/WASH HAND BASIN

186 PLASTERBOARD (TO STUD PARTITION)

187 NOGGIN

188 STUD PARTITION/TIMBER STUD PARTITION

189 BATH

190 MIXER TAP

191 W.C. PAN

192 TRAP

193 CISTERN/FLUSHING CISTERN

194 SOIL PIPE

195 WASTE PIPE

196 PLASTERBOARD (TO CEILING)

197 COVING

198 CAVITY WALL INSULATION

199 WINDOW BOARD

200 SKIRTING

ACCESS EYE 112

AIR BRICK 128

ANGLE TIE 48

ANTI SPLASH SHOE 98

APRON (DRESSED OVER UPSTAND – TO LEAD ROOFING) 142

ARCHITRAVE 164

BALL COCK/BALL VALVE 43

BALUSTER 172

BARGE BOARD 23

BATH 189

BATTENING 13

BAY WINDOW 131

BEARER 44

BENCHING 109

BITUMEN FELT ROOFING 66

BLINDING 88

BLOCK INNER SKIN (TO CAVITY WALL) 82

BLOCK INTERNAL PARTITION 179

BOOT LINTEL 79

BORROWED LIGHT 163

BRANCH BEND 107

BRANCH DRAIN 101

BREATHER PAPER 54

BRESSUMMER 145

BRICK EXTERNAL CLADDING (TO TIMBER FRAMED WALL) 52

BRICK INNER SKIN (TO CAVITY WALL BELOW D.P.C.) 85

BRICK OUTER SKIN (TO CAVITY WALL) 71

BRICKWORK (SOLID) 155

BUILT-UP ROOFING 66

CASEMENT WINDOW (SIDE HUNG) 132

CAVITY (TO TIMBER FRAMED WALL) 53

CAVITY FILL 84

CAVITY WALL INSULATION 198

CAVITY WALL TIE 95

CEILING JOIST 4

CENTRAL HEATING HEADER TANK 46

CHANNEL 105

CHIMNEY POT 29 CHIMNEY STACK 27

CISTERN 193

COLD WATER STORAGE CISTERN/TANK 42

COLLAR 5

CONCRETE DRAIN BEDDING 103

CONCRETE OVERSITE 122

CONCRETE SLAB 90

COPING 60

CORNICE 154 COVING 197

DADO RAIL 130

DAMP PROOF COURSE/D.P.C. 62,78,83,120

DAMP PROOF MEMBRANE/D.P.M. 89

DEAD LIGHT 133

DIFFERENTIAL SETTLEMENT CRACK 183

DOOR FRAME (TO EXTERNAL DOOR) 116

DOOR LINING (TO INTERNAL DOOR) 162 DORMER (WINDOW) 18

DORMER CHEEK 24

DOUBLE GLAZING 77

DOWNPIPE 99

DRAGON TIE 48

DRAIN BEDDING 103

DRIP 81

DRIP EDGE 139

EAVES 33

EAVES FASCIA 17

EAVES PLATE 9 EXPANSION PIPE 41

FASCIA BOARD 17

FELT ROOFING 66 FILLET 25

FIRE BACK 176

FIRE PLACE 177

FIRRING 72

FIXED LIGHT 133

FLASHING (TO FELT ROOFING) 64

FLAUNCHING 28

FLOORBOARD 149 FLOOR INSULATION 91

FLOOR JOIST (TO SUSPENDED TIMBER FLOOR.) 118

FLOOR JOIST (TO SUSPENDED TIMBER FLOOR) 151

FLUE 169

FLUSHING CISTERN 193

FOAM LAGGING 173

FOOTING 125 FRONT APRON FLASHING 26

GABLE/GABLE END 3

CABLE BOARD 23

GAUGE (OF BATTENING) 14

GROUND BEAM 124

GULLEY 97

GULLEY GRATE 96

GUTTER 49

HANDRAIL 168 HARDCORE/HARDCORE BED 87,121

HAUNCHING 102

HEADER TANK 46

HEARTH 178

HERRING BONE STRUTTING 152

HIP IRON 50

HIPPED END 38

HIP RAFTER 39

HIP TILE 37

HOLDERBAT 100

HOT WATER CYLINDER 171

IMMERSION HEATER 170

INSPECTION CHAMBER 108

INSPECTION COVER 111

INSPECTION COVER FRAME 110

INSULATION (TO TIMBER FRAMED WALL) 57

INSULATION BOARD 68

INVERT 106

JACK RAFTER 51

JAMB 180

JOIST HANGER 75

LAGGING 40

LAGGING JACKET 173

LANDING 167

LAP (OF ROOF COVERING) 12

LATH 158

LAVATORY BASIN 185

LEADED LIGHT 22 LEAD ROOFING 141

LINTEL 67

LOFT INSULATION 45

MAIN DRAIN RUN 104

MIXER TAP 190

MULLION 135

NEWEL POST 175

NIGHT VENT (TOP HUNG) 137

BIGGIN 187

NOSING 165

OUTER STRING 174 OVERFLOW PIPE 47

OVERSITE CONCRETE 122

PARAPET/PARAPET WALL 63

PATIO DOOR 70

PILE 123

PILLAR TAPS 184

PIVOT SASH WINDOW (HORIZONTAL) 181

PLASTER (0N BRICKWORK) 129 PLATER (ON LATH) 156

PLASTERBOARD (TO CEILING) 153, 196

PLASTERBOARD (TO STUD PARTIT.) 186

PLASTERBOARD (TO TIMBER FRAMED WALL) 59

PLYWOOD 55

PRECAST CONCRETE PAVING 138

PURLIN 7

QUARTER SPACE LANDING 161

RAFTER 11

RAINWATER DOWNPIPE 99

RENDERING 146 RENDERED PLINTH 127

RETAINING WALL 140

REVEAL 76

RIDGE BOARD 8

RIDGE TILE 20

RISER 166

RODDING EYE 112

ROOF BOARDING 35

ROOF DECKING 69

ROOFING FELT 34

ROOF JOIST 73 ROOF SPACE INSULATION 45

ROOF SPACE VENTILATOR 19

SARKING FELT 34

SCREED/SCREEDED BED 94

SETTLEMENT CRACK 183

SHOE 98

SILL 80

SKIRTING 200

SLEEPER WALL 119

SLIDING SASH WINDOW 147

SOAKER 31

SOFFIT BOARD 10

SOIL PIPE 194

SOIL STACK 113

SOLDIER ARCH 148

SOLID BRICKWORK 155

STEPPED FLASHING 32

STONE CHIPPINGS 65

STOP END (TO GUTTER) 1 STRIP CONCRETE FOUNDATION 93

STRUT 6 STUD 157

STUD PARTITION 188

SUBSIDENCE CRACK 183

SWAN NECK 36

TELL TALE 182

THROATING 81

TIE BAR 143

TIMBER FRAMEWORK (LOAD BEARING) 56

TIMBER STUD PARTITION 188

TINGLE 21

TRANSOM 136

TRAP 192

TREAD 160

TREE ROOT 126

TREE STUMP 134

TRENCH FILL FOUNDATION 86

TUCK IN OF FELT ROOFING INTO CHASE 61

UNDERPINNING 92

UPSTAND (COVERED BY APRON – TO LEAD ROOFING) 142

UPSTAND (TO FELT ROOFING) 64

VALLEY GUTTER 15

VAPOUR BARRIER/CHECK (POLYTHENE) 58

VENT COWL 30

VENTILATING GRILL 128

VENT LIGHT (TOP HUNG) 137

VERGE 2 VERGE BOARD 23

VERNIER CRACK MARKER 182

WALL FLASHING (TO FELT ROOFING) 64

WALL HANGER 75

WALL PLATE 9,117,150 WALL STRING 159

WASH HAND BASIN 185

WASTE PIPE 195

WATER BAR 115

W C PAN 191

WEATHER-BOARD 114

WEATHER-BOARDING 16

WEATHERED FILLET 25

WEEP HOLE 74

WINDOW BOARD 193 WOOD ROLL 144

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