Definitions for "Half-timbered"
Constructed of a timber frame, having the spaces filled in with masonry; -- said of buildings.
having exposed wood framing with spaces filled with masonry, as in Tudor architecture
Residential construction exposing the timber frame of the interior walls, the space between being lath and plaster. In simulated half-timbering, the attaching of boards (or plastic which is treated to resemble a timber surface) to the surface of an interior wall. In simulated half-timbering, the boards are strictly decorative, and not load-bearing.
Design made of heavy wooden beams
(9) -- constructed of wooden framework with spaces filled by stone, rubble, or mudbrick (Biers, 336)