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sash window

n
(Building) a window consisting of two sashes placed one above the other so that one or each can be slid over the other to open the window
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Noun1.sash window - a window with (usually two) sashes that slide vertically to let in airsash window - a window with (usually two) sashes that slide vertically to let in air
window - a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
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A noise, as if a sash window were gently raised, was heard; and soon afterwards the door softly opened.
I dissuaded him a little, but saw there was no remedy; so he ran rashly upon it, slipped out a square of the sash window dexterously enough, and without noise, and got out four pieces of the silks, and came with them towards me, but was immediately pursued with a terrible clutter and noise.
'My dear girl,' said the young gentleman in a low voice, advancing towards the sash window.
She saw a large, well-proportioned apartment, an handsome dimity bed, arranged as unoccupied with an housemaid's care, a bright Bath stove, mahogany wardrobes, and neatly painted chairs, on which the warm beams of a western sun gaily poured through two sash windows! Catherine had expected to have her feelings worked, and worked they were.
The drawing room to the left of the reception hallway has a period sash window with window shutters, moulded ceiling covings, and a marble fireplace with a coal-effect gas fire, and to the right of the hallway is the music/sitting room, which also has a sash window with half height window shutters, moulded celling covings, picture rail, and fireplace with a marble surround.
With such successful growth over the last 25 years, The Sash Window Workshop is looking forward to more success over the next 25 years.
Celebrating a milestone this coming August is the well respected Cambria Sash Window Company.
The dining hall has a traditional fireplace and has open beam to the ceiling, quarry tiled floor, sash window to the front elevation and further multi paned window to the side elevation.
A family bathroom featuring a panelled bath, hand wash basin and large airing cupboard together with single glazed sash window and tiling on the floor, finish the property.
Over the years they have built up a strong reputation throughout the local area for providing a high quality sash window repair and restoration service in London matched with their excellent customer service.
The front-facing living room is a light period room with a floor to ceiling sash window and its original folding shutters.
In the house, there is a reception hallway with traditional balustrade staircase leading to the first floor, under-stair storage cupboard, with a large sash window to the half landing with working shutters.