half landing

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halfpace, half-space landing

A stair landing at the junction of two flights which reverses the direction of horizontal progress, making a turn of 180°. Such a landing extends the width of both flights plus the well.
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Stairs lead from the reception hall to a second half landing with access to bedroom five with en-suite and bedroom six.
On the first floor, approached by a wide turning staircase with dramatic leaded window at half landing, the spacious central landing provides access to five large bedrooms, a family bathroom, separate WC and a linen room.
A magnificent balustrade staircase leads to a half landing which includes the study.
A single-flight stair to one side links all levels, with the shop and home sharing a half landing through a connecting door, and an attic level 'store room' doubles as a curious penthouse sleeping cell for guests.
Approached via a recessed, arched porch entrance with ceramic-tiled floor and mat-well, the ground floor accommodation comprises a reception hall, half landing, cloakroom, rear living room, sitting room/dining room, breakfast kitchen, laundry and timber stores.
Stairs lead to a half landing with feature stained glass window and window seat, and a double en suite bedroom.
A wide staircase leads to the half landing where a tall picture window travels up to the first floor.
From the hall, a staircase leads to the half landing, where a door and floor to ceiling picture window lead outside to wide decked steps down to the rear terrace and garden.
Oak stairs with balustrades lead from the hall up to a half landing with picture window overlooking the walled garden and paddocks.
A sweeping staircase with timber balustrading rises from the reception hall to a first floor housing a half landing with feature window and separate walk-in linen cupboard, leading to the six bedrooms, one of which is en suite, and a house bathroom.
A half landing leads to the first floor galleried landing, the master ensuite, three further bedrooms and a family bathroom.