double house

double house

1. A pair of semi-detached houses having a plan that is symmetric on both sides of the common wall; each of the two units has its own entry.
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On the household side, chambers of presence and ordinary entertainments, with some bed-chambers; and let all three sides be a double house, without thorough lights on the sides, that you may have rooms from the sun, both for forenoon and afternoon.
It was a double house, and the big open place be- twixt them was roofed and floored, and sometimes the table was set there in the middle of the day, and it was a cool, comfortable place.
It was a double house, with long, narrow, heavily-framed windows.
Double house design based on terrain that slopes down towards the east, and opens up a look to green areas east of the new district.
Double house building to 200,000 new homes a year End land banking by large developers with a use-it-or-lose-it law Thousands of new homes set aside for local, first-time buyers Ban on big rent increases and unfair letting-agent fees Landlords forced to offer three-year tenancy deals IMMIGRATION
It will be used to maximise the benefits of HS2, create up to 62,000 extra jobs and double house building by 2021.
Her story was a gift to the right wing media and the coalition government, and even better they managed to point out that her six bedroom double house had two satellite dishes, a trampoline and even a horse.
Mellen Double House and Carriage House at 41 to 43 Queen St.
The Government this week unveiled its housing strategy which it says will double house building, including a limited scheme to use taxpayers' money to help banks offer more mortgages.
A MAN who suffered severe burns after a double house fire has died in hospital.
In this collection of 17 essays chosen from conventions of the Vernacular Architecture Forum, contributors describe the houses of New England, including the stories of small urban houses of the North Shore from 1630-1830, built-in gender and class, the double house, and housing for workers.