owlery


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owlery

(ˈaʊlərɪ)
n, pl -ries
(Zoology) a place that owls inhabit
Translations
bagolyfészekbagolyodúbagolytanya
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A series of beautiful architectural blueprints and model sets, including an intricate matchstick dummy of the owlery, where ittybitty illustrated owls sit, ready and waiting to deliver wizarding mail, reveal the films' skeletal frames, while the hundreds of peeling wand boxes that buttress the windows of Ollivanders store, we're told, were each painstakingly handlabelled by set dressers (not wandmakers).
A series of beautiful architectural blueprints and model sets, including an intricate matchstick dummy of the owlery, where itty-bitty illustrated owls sit, ready and waiting to deliver wizarding mail, reveal the films' skeletal frames, while the hundreds of peeling wand boxes that buttress the windows of Ollivanders store, we're told, were each painstakingly hand-labelled by set dressers (not wand-makers).
Weasley's car, Hagrid's motorcycle beside his cabin, lifelike owls that hoot, turn their heads and flutter their feathers as they perch on the ceiling of an open-air barn called the Owlery, and even hear Moaning Myrtle's playful sounds in the restrooms.