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French doors

pl n
(Architecture) US and Canadian a pair of casement windows extending to floor level and opening onto a balcony, garden, etc. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): French windows
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There is a versatile family room with contemporary electric fire and spacious lounge with two sets of French doors leading to the gardens.
French doors lead to the garden room, which has tiled flooring, windows to the side that overlook fields and French doors to the garden.
Lower-level living and entertaining spaces include a living room with a fireplace and four sets of French doors, a separate dining room with French doors that lead to a city-view terrace, and a library/den with floor-to-ceiling open bookshelves and more French doors that open to the front courtyard.
There are two reception rooms, one described as a snug or a breakfast room, which is duel aspect and has French doors to the garden.
French doors lead onto the garden and another set of French doors lead out from the dining area.
The generous lounge, with feature inglenook and inset canopy style log burner, stone hearth and large beam over has French doors leading to the garden and double doors into the open-plan kitchen.
Downstairs includes cloak/WC in hall, lounge with a box bay window and a dining room and kitchen with French doors leading out to decking.
The family room has French doors, tiled flooring and a range of fitted cabinets.
There is lift access to each floor, with the apartment having its own self-contained entrance hall which has French doors leading out to a balcony.
This beautiful property is flooded with light from large windows and French doors which provide breathtaking views of over half an acre of private landscaped gardens.
83) had an overhead garage door that looked like French doors. Where can I get a garage door like that?