cathedral ceiling


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cathedral ceiling

n.
A high ceiling, especially one that rises to a peak in the center.

cathe′dral ceil′ing


n.
a high ceiling formed by or suggesting an open-timbered roof.
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Priced at $474,976, a Southfork at 39W444 Norton Lake Drive is ready for immediate move-in and includes luxury features such as wide-plank hardwood flooring, gourmet island kitchen with 42-inch white cabinets, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, family room with cathedral ceiling and fireplace, formal dining room with tray ceiling, a study, master bedroom suite with designer luxury bath and two walk-in closets, full English basement and three-car side-load garage.
The living room features an exposed-wood cathedral ceiling, newly installed wood floors, a built-in media center next to a massive stone fireplace, and a series of glass doors that open to a canyon-view deck.
Instead of the multitier chandelier common in affluent homes, a giant metal chandelier by a metal accessories exporter, Industriya, hangs from the wooden cathedral ceiling, giving an organic-meets-contemporary mood to the main living room.
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The 64-story building's spacious lobby, called the Living Room, has a soaring two-story-high cathedral ceiling from which the chandeliers hang.
The insulation between the roof and cathedral ceiling has settled and we are concerned about ice dams developing, the windows are drafty and we're not sure if it's the windows or if there needs to be insulation and draft barriers around the windows.
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The kitchen/family room is an impressive space,as is the lounge with its cathedral ceiling and double doors opening on to the balcony.
The opposing dome is that of the cathedral ceiling, which represents the Church's repression of Galileo's search for scientific truth.