dwelling house


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Noun1.Dwelling house - housing that someone is living indwelling house - housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
bathroom, bath - a room (as in a residence) containing a bathtub or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet
bedchamber, bedroom, sleeping accommodation, sleeping room, chamber - a room used primarily for sleeping
cliff dwelling - a rock and adobe dwelling built on sheltered ledges in the sides of a cliff; "the Anasazi built cliff dwellings in the southwestern United States"
condo, condominium - one of the dwelling units in a condominium
den - a room that is comfortable and secluded
dinette - a small area off of a kitchen that is used for dining
dining room, dining-room - a room used for dining
dressing room - a room in which you can change clothes
family room - a recreation room in a private house
fixer-upper - a house or other dwelling in need of repair (usually offered for sale at a low price)
fireside, hearth - home symbolized as a part of the fireplace; "driven from hearth and home"; "fighting in defense of their firesides"
hermitage - the abode of a hermit
homestead - dwelling that is usually a farmhouse and adjoining land
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
housing, living accommodations, lodging - structures collectively in which people are housed
kitchen - a room equipped for preparing meals
lake dwelling, pile dwelling - dwelling built on piles in or near a lake; specifically in prehistoric villages
front room, living room, living-room, sitting room, parlor, parlour - a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax
indian lodge, lodge - any of various Native American dwellings
messuage - (law) a dwelling house and its adjacent buildings and the adjacent land used by the household
semi-detached house - a dwelling that is attached to something on only one side
vacation home - a dwelling (a second home) where you live while you are on vacation
yurt - a circular domed dwelling that is portable and self-supporting; originally used by nomadic Mongol and Turkic people of central Asia but now used as inexpensive alternative or temporary housing
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On the way to Bogucharovo, a princely estate with a dwelling house and farm where they hoped to find many domestic serfs and pretty girls, they questioned Lavrushka about Napoleon and laughed at his stories, and raced one another to try Ilyin's horse.
There was a short, narrow, gloomy lane or street, shut in between lofty dwelling houses, the lane often dark, always filthy, without sidewalks, a gutter running through the centre, over which, suspended from a rope, hung a dim oil lamp or two--such was the Rue St.
CHESTER: A retrospective application has been submitted for a change of use of land and buildings from a dwelling house to a dwelling house and holiday accommodation at 24 Mill Lane, Upton by Mrs J Partner.
Meanwhile, the total floor space of the new single dwelling house projects grew 4 percent year-on-year to 197,000 square meters (m2).
that there was a fire outbreak at a dwelling house.
Faizan and Amir were booked in a case registered under sections 454 (lurking house trespass or house-breaking in order to commit offence punishable with imprisonment) and 380 (theft in dwelling house, etc) of the Pakistan Penal Code registered at the Mominabad police station.
Locking him up, Judge Paul Sloan QC, the Recorder of Newcastle, said: "You have an appalling record for offences of dwelling house burglaries.
Locking him up, Judge Paul Sloan QC, the Recorder ofNewcastle, said: "You have an appalling record for offences of dwelling house burglaries.
This is because the sewer lines there are of diameter 150 mm which was adequate for single dwelling house but there was a change of planning and multiple dwelling was allowed leading to population growth hence overload of all the infrastructure including sewers,' Sonko wrote on his Facebook page.
Mr Derek Dodds: proposed single-storey extension to dwelling house at 17 High Burnside Avenue, Langloan, Coatbridge.