Even personal experience of these facts was not always a protection from the chill that descended on one in the high-ceilinged
white-walled Madison Avenue drawing-room, with the pale brocaded armchairs so obviously uncovered for the occasion, and the gauze still veiling the ormolu mantel ornaments and the beautiful old carved frame of Gainsborough's "Lady Angelica du Lac."
Among the 16 structures are stores, cafes and a bar including a coffeeshop made out of a huge, high-ceilinged
molasses vat, where you can get your Taiwanese milk tea fix.
Just down a soi off bustling Nimmanhaemin is this nerdy little cafe set in a high-ceilinged
glass building filled with displays of a bewildering number of cartoon figures from Marvel characters to Japanese anime (all locked up tight to keep our grubby fingers off them).
Apart from working around the awkward design of the gallery-it's actually a long, high-ceilinged
hallway in the hotel-Rosscapili had to quickly gather artworks for the exhibit.
Ideal for relaxing, the high-ceilinged
living room benefits from floor-to-ceiling windows and wooden flooring.
In a high-ceilinged
room with peeling paint, a group of girls and boys in T-shirts, jeans or tracksuit bottoms take turns to perform on the tightrope to music.
Elsewhere in the high-ceilinged
room, under portraits including that of Queen Henrietta Maria holding the future Charles II, Home Secretary Sajid Javid is engaged in conversation with a group including Tim Barrow, the UK's ambassador to the EU.
The main house has five bedrooms, a high-ceilinged
lounge, sauna and a snooker room, which is standard for a historic upmarket property of its kind.
rooms with canopy beds have lovely views of the manicured gardens and fountain ponds, which I enjoyed while reclined on my balcony lounge seat.
Once, I turned a Midwestern high-ceilinged
barn on a farm into a live-work space.
and perfectly out of old wood made new by sanding.