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servants' quarters

- In Victorian days, they were usually referred to as below stairs; above stairs was the realm of the family.
See also related terms for servants.
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Tenders are invited for Renovation Of Inspection Quarters Attached Servants Quarters At Cidco Aurangabad 2Ndcall
But Mr Barakat managed to prevent the sale of servants quarters within the grounds of Ruperra, at Machen, near Caerphilly, on [euro]ursday after settling another debt.
Under the supervision of Magistrate of CDA the staff of parliament house and federal police started a operation to evict 150 to 200 people who were living illegal in lodges lobby and servants quarters on the recommendations of Parliamentarians from several years and built the illegal encroachments in lodges, which are being demolished.
Stairs lead up to what would have been the servants quarters but which is now a fourth double bedroom with a large loft storage room.
The 'advanced living' that went on in the Bloomsbury houses of the Woolfs' circle was sandwiched between some very unadvanced living in the servants quarters since, despite steadily rising incomes and a formal concern for the 'lower orders', Vanessa well known for being 'parsimonious', so for those who served it was 50 [pounds sterling] a year, cracked lino and a spluttering gas fire in town, and Cold-Comfort-Farm-primitive in Sussex.
Elsewhere on the estate, the mansion and servants quarters will be transformed into a haunted house while a ghost train will be riding through the eerily lit gardens.
More recently, Hardy worked long and hard to convince the Academy of Sciences to move from an old mansion on 63rd Street, where daylight did not seep into the rooms and employees were working in the former servants quarters, to their new accommodations on the 40th floor of the brand new tower at Seven World Trade Center.
Dr Pannett said: ' It appears that the kennels may have been decorated very much like the servants quarters with similarities in tile and stonework.
Servants quarters have been converted into a recording studios.
Marcity, a Birmingham-based development firm, followed suit with the creation of a pounds 1 million penthouse at NewHampton Lofts in Hockley with entire servants quarters to accommodate both a butler and nanny or maid.
Tenders are invited for Renovation Of Inspection Quarters And Attached Servants Quarters At Cidco, Aurangabad
The property has six bedrooms, four bathrooms, servants quarters, a reception hall, drawing room, dining room, two further reception rooms and a large kitchen, with pantry.