Figure 2.18: Eighteenth century granary above Wittenbach, Switzerland. Similar to the examples found at higher elevations but without the constraint of heavy snow falls, this structure supports eaves broad enough for a dry gallery on the upper level. (Blaser, Wooden Houses, p. 101)

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