There was one place in the mega-mansion where she found peace: the gym.
Expensive cars lined the long drive to the mansion overlooking the hills.
Farther south is the forest of Darnaway, famous for its oaks, in which stands the earl of Moray's mansion of Darnaway Castle.
Jake led him into the Gregorian mansion, whose stone walls resembled an old school fortress.
He led her from the library, across the courtyard, and into the far wing of the mansion she'd not yet explored.
Dustin escorted the man into the mansion, and Pierre wrapped an arm around her as she sagged.
The mansion was invisible until they crossed the boundary of Damian's magic, when it appeared out of nowhere: an expanse of green grass, trees, and the stone building in the middle of the desert.
The mansion was quiet again, the signs of activity from earlier gone.
She dozed in the car during the forty-five-minute drive into northern Virginia, where her sister's fiancé owned a mansion secreted behind towering shrubbery and a gate that swung open to welcome her.
Her thoughts turned to the mansion on the lake and to the idea of spending her life there with Brady.
She glanced at the snowy scene outside the mansion then gathered her small backpack of weapons and strode to the door.
Her glance towards the mountain mansion told him things were not going well.
Here also stands the mansion erected and occupied by Ferdinand de Lesseps during his residence on the isthmus.
1751), and his second wife, who had a mansion close by.
Though this industry has lapsed, there are brine baths, much used in cases of rheumatism, gout and general debility, and the former private mansion of Shrewbridge Hall is converted into a hotel with a spa.
It stands in a large park, the whole property being acquired by the corporation of Birmingham in 1864, when the mansion became a museum and art gallery.
Castle Grant, immediately to the north, is the principal mansion of the earl of Seafield, the head of the Clan Grant.
It is a fine example of a Jacobean mansion, with a beautiful fountain in the middle of the court-yard.
Sir John Clopton destroyed the house in 1702 (as it had reverted to his family), and the mansion he built was in turn destroyed by Sir Francis Gastrell in 1759.
Three miles south of Beauly is Beaufort Castle, the chief seat of the Lovats, a fine modern mansion in the Scottish baronial style.
Here he became private chaplain to Richard Vaughan, 2nd earl of Carbery (1600-1686), whose hospitable mansion, Golden Grove, is immortalized in the title of Taylor's still popular manual of devotion, and whose first wife was a constant friend of Taylor.
He was, however, induced to take it, and found in his patron's mansion at Portmore, on Lough Neagh, a congenial retreat.
The mansion rocked as Dusty's first set of explosions went off.
She took a shower and padded through the quiet mansion to the kitchen.
She watched the men eating happily around the table and left the mansion for the gardens.
She wandered the mansion as she often did, restless and starving.
In the midst of the activity in the mansion, Sofia saw Dustin.
It was toward the end of her first week in the sprawling mansion that was her new home that she wandered down a hall previously unexplored.
Dan bypassed the mansion and led him towards the lake, where two forms stood on a large dock.
It wasn't a grand place, but it was a mansion next to what she was accustomed to.
They walked to the front door of the mansion built into the side of the mountain.
Of the old castle, the gatehouse and other parts are of Norman construction, but the mansion near it was built by Sir Walter Raleigh.
N., is another fortified mansion, which is still inhabited.
Braxfield, on the Clyde, gave the title of Lord Braxfield to Robert Macqueen (1722-1799), who was born in the mansion and acquired on the bench the character of the Scottish Jeffreys.
The site was five acres, and the building is described in the letters patent " as a fitting and noble college mansion in honour of the most glorious Virgin Mary and St Bernard in Northgates Street outside the Northgate of Oxford."
She left the mansion into the cold night and scouted around.
She climbed onto the roof of the mansion then approached the peak.
Jenn didn't look back but strode straight to the mansion and inside.
She wondered how long it'd take before every vamp in the mansion was waiting in the locker room to claim what they could from her.
When she was cleaned up, she set about doing what she did every morning: rifling through the sparse pantry then searching the mansion for more information.
She peeked from his bathroom into the largest bedroom suite in the mansion then stepped into the area serving as a living room and study.