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Arched gable wall "niche"

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Hi, using X9 and trying to get a simple gable end, attic wall arched "pass-through" detail like shown in the attached picture. I am using the wall niche tool to try and achieve this - Is this the best way?

The major issues are:

1) The niche has a bottom too it that I would rather not have. You can see it bleeding through a bit here, Not the end of the world as its not really visible from most views (but I really hate cheating!!)

2) I want to be able to put a window in the rear of the niche but its being framed at the main layer. I have tried creating a new wall type and messing with the layer order but cant get window to recess back,...

 

Amy help would be greatly appreciated!

Gable Niche.jpg

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Forgot to upload pic :(

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I used 2 walls. Pass thru in the outer, drag the bottom down below the bottom of the wall.

 

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