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granny flat

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granny flat

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(Architecture) self-contained accommodation within or built onto a house, suitable for an elderly parent. Also called: granny annexe
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"The main restaurant area will be housed in the main block of the ground floor with a secondary suite to the rear of the wing which will cater for smaller private functions.
The 14 Post-flashover Room Fires (PRF) tests (numbers PRF-01 to PRF-14) were based on six distinct room layouts (referred to as "base configurations") simulating the following residential rooms and configurations: 1) primary bedroom; 2) secondary bedroom #1; 3) secondary bedroom #2; 4) living room; 5) secondary suite, and; 6) main floor.
Base configuration Floor dimensions (floor area) B1 Primary bedroom 3.8 x 4.2 m (16.0 [m.sup.2]) B2 Secondary bedroom #1 3.2 x 3.5 m (11.2 [m.sup.2]) B3 Secondary bedroom #2 3.2 x 3.5 m (11.2 [m.sup.2]) B4 Living room 3.8 x 4.2 m (16.0 [m.sup.2]) B5 Secondary suite Bedroom: 3.8 x 4.2 m (16.0 [m.sup.2]) Living room: 3.4 x 6.3 m (21.4 [m.sup.2]) B6 Main floor 7.3 x 6.3 m (46.0 [m.sup.2]) (living/dining/kitchen) No.
In one of the Squamish focus groups, Sikh immigrants highlighted their particular experiences on the other side of this process, where municipal officers would send bills for extra rate payments to houses they assumed had a secondary suite:
The principal suite comes with fitted dressing room and bathroom and the secondary suite with its own shower room plus fitted wardrobes.

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