Solid newel

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(Arch.) a newel into which the ends of winding stairs are built, in distinction from a hollow newel. See under Hollow, a.

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A staircase with solid newel posts leads to the first floor, where there is a modern family bathroom and four bedrooms.
The staircase is particularly good with wide treads, solid newel posts, curved hand rails and twisted balusters.
The staircase has mahogany balustrading and solid newel posts, leading to a wide gallery landing with decorative ceiling and archway to an inner landing.