stately home


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stately home

n
(Architecture) Brit a large mansion, esp one open to the public
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stately home - a mansion that is (or formerly was) occupied by an aristocratic family
manse, mansion house, mansion, residence, hall - a large and imposing house
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

stately home

noun mansion, hall, palace, château, manor house It's a nice, smallish, comfortable stately home.
Translations
zámek
herregård
yleisölle avoin kartano
otmjena kuća
大邸宅
대저택
herrgård
คฤหาสน์หลังใหญ่
nhà cổ

stately home

n (Brit) → residenza nobiliare (d'interesse storico e artistico)

stately home

مَنْزِلٌ فَخْم zámek herregård Herrensitz αρχοντικό casa solariega, mansión yleisölle avoin kartano manoir otmjena kuća palazzo monumentale 大邸宅 대저택 landhuis prakthjem rezydencja mansão старинный помещичий дом или замок, представляющий исторический интерес herrgård คฤหาสน์หลังใหญ่ malikane nhà cổ 豪华古宅
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