Consider putting guards even on ground-floor windows.
Dusty ignored Bianca's searching look and punched the button for the ground floor.
The mansion's heavy drapes on the ground floor were closed and the lighting in the library dim enough for her to tolerate.
She'd roamed the ground floor before adopting the library as her favorite room and settling in front of a deadened hearth with a stack of celebrity magazines.
She flung a knife against the wall in anger then strode out of the Black God's chamber to the ground floor.
They hurried to the ground floor.
The ground floor consisted of formal dining and living areas, to include a hearth whose chimney stretched all the way to the top of the condo, two stories up.
The court-yard was surrounded on the ground-floor by storehouses, kitchens, &c., above which on the west and north sides were the great halls known as the Salle des preux and the Salle des preuses.
The atrium has a fresco by Bartolo di Fredi and the two ground-floor halls contain a Coronation of the Virgin by Sano di Pietro and a splendid Resurrection by Sodoma.
The early palaces of Verona, before its conquest by Venice, were of noble and simple design, mostly built of fine red brick, with an inner court, surrounded on the ground floor by open arches like a cloister, as, for example, the Palazzo della Ragione, an assize court, begun in the r 2th century.
The Scaligeri Palace is a fine example, dating from the 14th century, with, in the cortile, an external staircase leading to an upper loggia, above the usual arcade on the ground floor.
The better residences of the old style were commonly of two storeys - the ground-floor being occupied by shops, offices, stables and servants' quarters.
On the paved platform were three-storey tower temples in whose ground-floor stood the stone images and altars, and before that of the war-god the green stone of sacrifice, humped so as to bend upward the body of the victim that the priest might more easily slash open the breast with his obsidian knife, tear out the heart and hold it up before the god, while the captor and his friends were waiting below for the carcase to be tumbled down the steps for them to carry home to be cooked for the feast of victory.
The long gabled building on the east side of the cloister contained on the ground floor the chapter-house and calefactory, with the monks' dormitory above (M), communicating with the south transept of the church.
garden, stand the cells; low-built two-storied cottages, of two or three rooms on the ground-floor, lighted by a larger and a smaller window to the side, and provided with a doorway to the court, and one at the back, opposite to one in the outer wall, through which the monk may have conveyed the sweepings of his cell and the refuse of his garden to the "eremus" beyond.
It is a brick edifice with a portico on the ground floor and a large hall on the upper.
Among the more prominent secular buildings are the Giirzenich, a former meeting-place of the diets of the Holy Roman Empire, built between 1441 and 1447, of which the ground floor was in 1875 converted into a stock exchange, and the upper hall, capable of accommodating 3000 persons, is largely utilized for public festivities, particularly during the time of the Carnival; the Rathaus, dating from the 13th century, with beautiful Gobelin tapestries; the Tempelhaus, the ancestral seat of the patrician family of the Overstolzens, a beautiful building dating from the 13th century, and now the chamber of commerce; the Wallraf-Richartz Museum, in which is a collection of paintings by old Italian and Dutch masters, together with some works by modern artists; the Zeughaus, or arsenal, built on Roman foundations; the Supreme Court for the Rhine provinces; the post-office (1893); the Imperial Bank (Reichsbank); and the municipal library and archives.
Stall, a common Teutonic word for a place, station, place for standing in; the root is the Indo-European sta -, to stand, seen also in Latin stabulum, Greek QTaOµos, and in stallion, an entire horse, properly one kept in a stall and not worked), a word which means literally a place where one may stand, and so is applied to a separate division in a stable, shed, &c., in which a single horse, cow or other domestic animal may be kept, to a separate booth, bench or table in a market .or other building, or in the street, on which goods are exposed for sale by the person owning or licensed to use the same, and in England to the higher-priced seats on the ground floor of a theatre.
A Parsee must be born upon the ground floor of the house, as the teachings of their religion require life to be commenced in humility, and by "good thoughts, words and actions" alone can an elevated position be attained either in this world or the next.
The body is then taken to the ground floor where it was born, and, after being washed and perfumed, is dressed in clean white clothes, and laid upon an iron bier.
He never, as long as he could write, was known to refuse his autograph, and so far was he from trying to protect himself from intruders that he rarely drew the blinds of his study windows at night, though that study was on the ground floor and faced the street.
There are forty columns on the ground floor and sixty in the galleries, often crowned with beautiful capitals, in which the monograms of the emperor Justinian and the empress Theodora are inscribed.
He moved through the building towards Darian, finding him on the ground floor away from the vamps.
The ground floor was a shop and residential accommodation.
airy with high ceilings, ground floor main living area with galley kitchen, separate entrance lobby & utility / downstairs toilet.
annexeproperty has an attached ground floor annex to the rear with separate access via Western Avenue.
A lovely, recently refurbished apartment on the ground floor of this portered block.
These included apparitions, cold spots and sense of presence experiences in a ground floor corridor area.
Chestnut, on the ground floor of the converted barn, is very spacious for two people.
battering ram to break in to the ground floor flat.
There is a second-hand bookshop on the ground floor.
There are 2 full size bunk beds on the ground floor.
I have my own room on the ground floor of a five bedroomed house within the college campus.
cashier's desk on the ground floor of the Tithe Barn Road Offices.
We offer charming, en-suite ground floor rooms with every convenience, in the idyllic and spectacular North Yorkshire Moors.
Accommodation ground floor comprises cloakroom, family bathroom, and three bedrooms.
cloakroom on the ground floor.
There is also a separate cloakroom on the ground floor.
Also on the ground floor is an additional cloakroom.
In addition there is a ground floor cloakroom with WC.
closet on the ground floor.
colourrooms are en-suite and on the ground floor with color television and tea and coffee making facilities.
pebble dash on ground floor with tile hung upper story.
drier in the laundry room on the ground floor.
On the ground floor there is also a well equipped drying & utility room, which houses a combined washing machine/tumble dryer.
The pub features a well equipped trade kitchen and a large ground floor cellar ideally equipped to cope with the large wet sales.
fire fighters had to bang on the door of the ground floor flat to wake up the woman living there.
Our office is located on the ground floor adjacent to the main road.
On the ground floor the heating pipes are set into screed under the solid wood floorboards.
The ground floor has exposed timber floorboards throughout whilst stairs and first floor are fully carpeted.
The large ground floor windows contain a decorative art deco frieze of the most stylistic proportions.
Externally there is a fully glazed return frontage at ground floor level.
Comar 1 and Comar 3 are respectively single- and double-glazed, ground-floor aluminum glazing systems.
granary cottage also has a master bedroom on the ground floor next to the bathroom.
From the outside the upper floors looked fairly grotty but the ground floor was quite grand.
This superb three bedroomed flat is situated on the raised ground floor of a purpose-built development and offers well proportioned living accommodation throughout.
Current vacancy one bedroom ground floor flat suitable for up to two people.
Camomile The Old Rectory Ruan Lanihorne A gorgeous, stylishly furnished, luxury ground floor self catering apartment.
Carboneras apartment Brand new 2 bedroom property, 1 bathroom ground floor apartment in a development of only 6 similar properties.
On the ground floor is the fully air-conditioned fitness gymnasium.
Accommodation Ground Floor Entrance hall inner hallway With central heating radiator.
Two of the flats on the ground floor have an overhead electric hoist.
hose reel enter ground floor to continue fire fighting.
Whilst sheltering in the first house, the General shot a german infantryman through the ground floor window.
West wall: access to ground floor through a two-centred arched doorway with chamfered jambs terminating in pyramid stops.
lager (beer)ourne Villa has a large spacious dining room and separate but adjacent fully-licensed bar on the ground floor serving draft lager & bitter.
Bathroom on ground floor with toilet, washbasin, bath with shower over and recessed lighting.
Downstairs angular walls add a quaint quirkiness to a ground floor bedroom that is tastefully decorated in soft lilac.
At the rear of the ground floor a luxury lingerie department is housed in a 5 meter high quintessential Italian glass covered courtyard.
Accommodation: Ground Floor Entrance Hall The property is entered through a solid oak entrance door with exposed timber lintel over.
located on the ground floor adjacent to the main road.
loft apartment on the ground floor of this...
The property is a well presented ground floor maisonette which comprises of a reception hall, kitchen, double bedroom, bathroom and lounge.
Situated in Howard Road, just off " The Green ", we offer this 2 bedroom ground floor maisonette.
ACCOMMODATION 3 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 5, 1 double, 1 twin, 1 single all on ground floor.
metre inner room and veranda area on the ground floor comprise a sq.are meter area of 13.8 sq. meters.
The restaurant is divided into two floors: the lower mezzanine and the ground floor with the bar in the middle.
microfilm reader/printer is located on the ground floor of the RISB near the Copy Center.
one-man band to a twenty person office on the ground floor.
outsource in at the ground floor has paid off, as AMC is involved with BT in one of the biggest ever outsourcing deals.
The ground floor offices are occupied by the rate collectors and assistant overseers.
overshot waterwheel situated below the ground floor.
The unfluted Ionic columns rise from the ground floor and carry a pediment.
Large ground floor covered with a wood pergola, sea views can be seen from all floors including the roof terrace.
photocopying A card-operated photocopier is available on the ground floor of the Old Building.
The ground floor of the house is open to the public and contains some outstanding 18th Century plasterwork.
Accommodation: Ground Floor Open Entrance porch This recessed porch provides a sheltered entrance area to the property.
The portable projector is in a locked cabinet, the key is available at the Helpdesk on the ground floor.
Officers in riot gear used a battering ram to break in to the ground floor flat.
BA team with hose reel enter ground floor to continue fire fighting.
There is a student refectory on the Leith Campus, on the ground floor.
reflectance of room surfaces, daylight on the ground floor is more uniform and diffuse.
Accommodation: Ground floor - sitting room, breakfast kitchen, double bedroom, king size bed with en-suite shower room, utility.
rusticated ground floor on a molded plinth supports an upper floor articulated by pilasters.
Windows are 12-pane 2-light side-sliding sashes, apart from that to left-hand bay to ground floor which is sash with glazing bars.
The ground floor has a concrete screed covered with parquet.
The ground floor screed was also made up of a hemp mix.
The house is an ordinary cottage, with front room, kitchen and a small scullery on the ground floor.
We have tried to make the whole ground floor seamless.
situated on the ground floor of The Friars.
The cookery school is housed in the ground floor of the converted Georgian stables, which overlook the castle.. .
A trap door would lead down to the ground floor storeroom.
It has three stories and has rusticated stucco on the ground floor.
For all ground floor installations including both concrete and timber floorboard subfloors use the Richard Burbidge Polythene underlay and Richard Burbidge Connect foam underlay.
sunlight penetration, building and open space relationship, and ground floor uses.
tessellated hallway into two raised ground-floor reception rooms.
The lower ground floor contained a men's hairdressing salon and the town's biggest toyshop.
Four pointed arch windows, ground floor blanks upper with renewed y tracery, partly boarded, with one blocked.
On the ground floor only a few have received their due; the others are still uncut.
For rooms over ground floor garages use both underlays, polythene first followed by the foam underlay.
unreserved section on the ground floor or in the balcony.
untidy search of the ground floor.
veranda on the ground floor.
Patio doors open on to the shaded ground floor veranda area.
Notices are displayed on the Honors boards in the ground-floor vestibule of the Department.
wc on the ground floor.
wc facilities at ground floor level.
A ground floor wc is accessed off the rear lobby.
The mill is of three floors with white painted weatherboarding above a ground floor of dressed stone.
workmanyed on the ground floor to take an interest in the efforts of two workmen engaged in repairing the said escalator.
worn red sandstone chamfered dressings at ground floor level.
From an unfinished house on the Varvarka, the ground floor of which was a dramshop, came drunken shouts and songs.
At the moment when Vereshchagin fell and the crowd closed in with savage yells and swayed about him, Rostopchin suddenly turned pale and, instead of going to the back entrance where his carriage awaited him, went with hurried steps and bent head, not knowing where and why, along the passage leading to the rooms on the ground floor.
The ground floor window frames were distinctly arched, featuring patterned brickwork, whilst the first floor counterparts were instead rectangular in appearance.
Because of large window area and high reflectance of room surfaces, daylight on the ground floor is more uniform and diffuse.
Accommodation: Ground floor - Sitting room, breakfast kitchen, double bedroom, king size bed with en-suite shower room, utility.
A rusticated ground floor on a molded plinth supports an upper floor articulated by pilasters.
It is 11 bays wide, with a ground floor of rusticated stonework.
The ground floor would easily convert to provide self-contained accommodation.
The library is situated on the ground floor of The Friars.
The cookery school is housed in the ground floor of the converted Georgian stables, which overlook the castle...
Building mass includes heights, views, form and texture, sunlight penetration, building and open space relationship, and ground floor uses.
Two single doors had led off the ground-floor tessellated hallway into two raised ground-floor reception rooms.
The lower ground floor contained a men 's hairdressing salon and the town 's biggest toyshop.
Four pointed arch windows, ground floor blanks upper with renewed Y tracery, partly boarded, with one blocked.
The ground floor flat has a double bedroom and a twin with en-suite shower room.
Accommodation Two bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double, 1 x first floor twin with balcony overlooking dining area.
Guests may choose their seats in any unreserved section on the ground floor or in the balcony.
Once inside the property they have made an untidy search of the ground floor.
It had bow windows and a shady veranda on the ground floor.
There is a separate wc on the ground floor.
The property has wc facilities at ground floor level.
I stayed on the ground floor to take an interest in the efforts of two workmen engaged in repairing the said escalator.
North wall: a single slit window with worn red sandstone chamfered dressings at ground floor level.
One on ground floor of building in Zoology department.
The ground floor is furnished, with some original items and others of the period.
Assisting is the ground floor of the professional photography industry.
Cellular One, as its name implies, was in on the ground floor of this daunting new endeavor.
But with a Sears store in almost every neighborhood, there are plenty of ground floor opportunities that pay well and provide benefits.
However, should a guest decide to eat in, 1050 Restaurant & Lounge is available on the ground floor.
And those who are on the ground floor are bound to benefit.
Try free songs to get in on the ground floor with a hot new band, or see what all the buzz is about with more expensive downloads.
I looked into several different companies and made the decision to go with Purse Party Inc. I loved the products, compensation plan, and exciting Ground Floor Opportunity.
Building upon a solid foundation, Rowling establishes a ground floor for the workings of her story with the addition of four characters.
A cozy lounge on the ground floor of the hotel serves wine, micro brews, and mixed drinks.
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