Victorian architecture

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Noun1.Victorian architecture - a style of architecture used in Britain during the reign of Queen VictoriaVictorian architecture - a style of architecture used in Britain during the reign of Queen Victoria; characterized by massive construction and elaborate ornamentation
architectural style, style of architecture, type of architecture - architecture as a kind of art form
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Here, you can catch a glimpse of Hansel and Gretel nibbling at the gingerbread cottage, Sleeping Beauty lying on her bed or Rapunzel locked up in the tower.
The author, meanwhile, doesn't flinch on details like the smell of burning flesh that permeates the gingerbread cottage after Gretel famously pushes their captor into the brick oven.
I loved the Apple and cranberry crumble (A Taste of Nostalgia, December 2013) and the French onion soup with beer (Speakeasy with Shannon, December 2013) both of which I tried, and devoured in no time we've to come together for all the little kids in the family to come together and create the gingerbread cottage (Sugar and spice, December 2013) - I think it's going to be a fun experience!
2 IT'S the perfect time of year to be king of your very own castle or share a gingerbread cottage made for two.
The grotto is a gingerbread cottage, with loads of gingerbread men and lollipops hanging from the ceiling, fixed to the walls and hidden in and around the cottage.
A photogenic extra is the "gingerbread cottage" in the grounds, said to be a retreat for a former lady of the house who came here to do her sewing.
Select a pattern for your Gingerbread Cottage. (Go to for EBONY'S Ginger Bread Cottage pattern.) Heat oven to 350 degrees.
Below Gingerbread Cottage tent: large pounds 210, small pounds 180.
Home was in the middle of a wood, miles from anywhere, a gingerbread cottage where I hung my hat until the day the king came.
With its absolutely exquisite architectural design it's just as enchanting as Hansel and Gretal's Gingerbread cottage - and fortunately its delightful interior matches the prolific promise of the exterior.