The porches of this are handsomely ornamented, and about Ioo ft.
Nowadays, not even the models looked alike, altered by porches and additions and a variety of landscaping tastes.
The church or minster of St Cuthberga is a fine cruciform structure of various styles from Early Norman to Perpendicular, and consists of a central lantern tower, nave and choir with aisles, transepts without aisles, western or bell tower, north and south porches, crypt and vestry or sacristy, with the library over it.
Besides the towers, it has several fine porches, great tanks approached by flights of stone steps, and the "hall of the thousand columns."
The houses, mostly white with coloured roofs, are generally built of wood and iron, and have glazed porches, gay with fuchsias and pelargoniums. Government House, grey, stone-built and slated, calls to mind a manse in Shetland or Orkney.