You have an entry with 20- or 24-foot ceilings, and above eight feet it's just space," he laments, adding that undersized decorating is even more egregious in homes with balconied
living rooms and tall, white stone mantels.
Wherever it is, the Kingmaker is a very pleasant, crisply modern, balconied
room - albeit too small - boasting a wonderfully exotic menu, including caramelised purple onion, papaya and chervil William pear, and wilted rocket - presumably old lettuce.
The 34 balconied
units will range from 900 to 2,700 SF, with penthouse units taking up the top two floors.
, white-washed houses and churches give the old town a definite Moorish feel -I half expected Charlton Heston in El Cid costume to gallop along the shimmering surf line.
The following morning, resisting the temptation to just kick back and laze the day away, we resolutely returned to Marigot to visit the tourist office in an inviting two-storied balconied
building on the main road.
David Shi reminds us that changes in both physical and social structures, particularly in the city, increased opportunities for people "to see and be seen" during the nineteenth century: "The introduction of public transportation, parks, balconied
apartments, congested tenements, public recreations, spectator sports, office towers, and plate-glass windows gave people an intimate glimpse of others and their possessions" (1995, 85-86).
It looks tiny next to the many-layered, balconied
house going up behind it, a place of double-wide adobes and ponderosa beams owned by some gringos from California he has never seen.
To the amazement of meeting delegates, Opryland Hotel has three massive indoor gardens - each surrounded by balconied
guest rooms and topped with sparkling glass roofs.
Ouro Preto may be the most beautiful, with its eighteen fountains, thirteen churches, and eleven chapels half hidden along narrow stone streets, its gem shops and balconied
houses with walls illuminated by combinations of reds, blues, and sepias.
The spreading field, the human scene, is the "choice of subject," the pierced aperture, either broad or balconied
or slit-like and low-browed, is the "literary form"; but they are, singly or together, as nothing without the posted presence of the watcher - without in other words, the consciousness of the artist.
In the back of one theater, Chaz Williams said he felt a wave of nostalgia for the balconied
theaters of his youth.
That was the name given by locals to a large block of balconied
tenement dwellings where she and her husband Frank settled after they married at the end of the Second World War.