cathedral ceiling


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cathedral ceiling

n.
A high ceiling, especially one that rises to a peak in the center.
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cathe′dral ceil′ing


n.
a high ceiling formed by or suggesting an open-timbered roof.
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The main living area has the cathedral ceiling and the voluminous space that lend it drama.
Inside the cathedral ceiling, all woodwork and pews that seat 200 were all made from Flemish oak.
The living room features an exposed-wood cathedral ceiling, newly installed wood floors, a built-in media center next to a massive stone fireplace, and a series of glass doors that open to a canyon-view deck.
Meanwhile Khloe's home is Moroccan-inspired with some seriously jaw-dropping features - including a draped cathedral ceiling in the living room.
Inside there is an impressive dining hall with full height window and cathedral ceiling. French doors open out to an enclosed side garden with a patio.
It has a cathedral ceiling, bathroom with double sinks, a dressing room and sunroom/reading lounge.
It has three bedrooms, two full baths, full kitchen, large dining and living area with cathedral ceiling, full carpeting, new appliances, dishwasher, dryer, fireplace, stereo/CD/tape deck, TV/DVD/VCR and a large deck overlooking trees for total privacy and quiet.
The 64-story building's spacious lobby, called the Living Room, has a soaring two-story-high cathedral ceiling from which the chandeliers hang.
The insulation between the roof and cathedral ceiling has settled and we are concerned about ice dams developing, the windows are drafty and we're not sure if it's the windows or if there needs to be insulation and draft barriers around the windows.
Dante threw open some of the shutters and light poured into the two-story cathedral ceiling great room with hand-hewn oak beams and the most massive stone fireplace Juanita had ever seen.")
What's the deal: This newly-built villa has a high-spec finish with solid oak floors,underfloor heating and feature full-length windows in the lounge.The kitchen/family room is an impressive space,as is the lounge with its cathedral ceiling and double doors opening on to the balcony.