Houses

Some articles on houses, house:

Bremanger - Attractions - Smørhavn Handelstad
... In 1790, there were approximately 30 houses in Smørhamn ... Today, there are a few boat houses and houses ...
Sneek - Living
... Sneek has around 14.000 houses ... Half of those houses are rental houses ... different neighbourhoods going on, besides the building of new houses, there are plenty of existing rental or normal houses for various prices ...
Nawab - Derived Titles - Naib
... Today, the word is used to refer to directly-elected legislators in lower houses of parliament in many Arabic-speaking areas in order to contrast them against officers of upper houses (or Shura) ... adopted as the name of several legislative lower houses and unicameral legislatures ...
J. Lyons And Co. - Products and Image - Corner Houses
... The Corner Houses, which first appeared in 1909 and remained until 1977, were noted for their art deco style ... For a time the Corner Houses were open 24 hours a day, and in their heyday each one employed in the region of 400 staff ... In the post-war gloom, the Corner Houses, smarter and grander than the local tea shops, provided a degree of escapist relaxation ...
Nevalı Çori - Houses
... The excavated architectural remains were of long rectangular houses containing two to three parallel flights of rooms, interpreted as mezzanines ... This type of house is characterized by thick, multi-layered foundations made of large angular cobbles and boulders, the gaps filled with smaller stones so as to provide a relatively even surface to support the ... by underfloor channels, at right angles to the main axis of the houses, which were covered in stone slabs but open to the sides ...

Famous quotes containing the word houses:

    Spooky things happen in houses densely occupied by adolescent boys. When I checked out a four-inch dent in the living room ceiling one afternoon, even the kid still holding the baseball bat looked genuinely baffled about how he possibly could have done it.
    Mary Kay Blakely (20th century)

    To me heaven would be a big bull ring with me holding two barrera seats and a trout stream outside that no one else was allowed to fish in and two lovely houses in the town; one where I would have my wife and children and be monogamous and love them truly and well and the other where I would have my nine beautiful mistresses on nine different floors.
    Ernest Hemingway (1899–1961)

    Pray be always in motion. Early in the morning go and see things; and the rest of the day go and see people. If you stay but a week at a place, and that an insignificant one, see, however, all that is to be seen there; know as many people, and get into as many houses as ever you can.
    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773)