After parking his vehicle—no easy chore with the summer traffic—he entered the beautiful and ornate Victorian hotel.
There were wide eighteenth- century ball gowns, women in little black dresses, one in a fifties poodle skirt, and several in dark dresses with ornate brocade on the bodice, like that of wealthy Middle Age royalty.
The stranger wore well-spun clothing and carried ornate weapons with bejeweled hilts.
The church of St Andrew retains some ornate Norman work, but is mainly a Perpendicular reconstruction.
There is an ornate painted pulpit of carved wood (1658).
The Persian variety of this art is more ornate, and less averse to representations of living beings.
Fine example of the style, having an ornate south porch of two storeys and a detached bell tower.
The chapter-house, a magnificent ornate building, was built during the same period.
Tong church, of fine early Perpendicular work, contains a remarkable series of ornate tombs, mainly of the 15th and 16th centuries, to members of the Vernon and Stanley families, former owners of the castle.
The Albert Memorial, Kensington Gardens, was erected (1872) by " Queen Victoria and her People to the memory of Albert, Prince Consort," from the designs of Sir Gilbert Scott, with a statue of the Prince (1876) by John Henry Foley beneath a huge ornate Gothic canopy.
Muliebri ornate in Tacitus), and in middle high German by Hartungen.
Maria della Misericordia is an ornate example of early Renaissance work.
Opposite the town-hall is the smaller but extremely ornate Maison du Roi.
It was an octostyle, pseudo-dipteral temple of highly ornate Ionic order, built on older foundations by Hermogenes of Alabanda at the end of the 3rd century B.C. The platform has been greatly overgrown since the excavation, but many bases, capitals, and other architectural members are visible.
The church of St Stephen, outside the town, retains its ornate Norman font.