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mezzanine

1. an intermediate storey, esp a low one between the ground and first floor of a building
2. Theatre US and Canadian the first balcony
3. Theatre Brit a room or floor beneath the stage

Mezzanine

A low-ceilinged story located between two main stories, it is usually constructed directly above the ground floor, often projecting over it as a balcony.

Mezzanine

 

an additional structure above the middle section of a house (usually a small house). Mezzanines often have a balcony. They became popular in Russia in the 19th century in low-story stone and, particularly, wooden buildings.

mezzanine, entresol

1. A low-ceilinged story or extensive balcony, usually constructed next above the ground floor.
2. In a theater, the lowest balcony or the forward part of the first balcony.
3. A space under the stage used for the manipulation of scenery in connection with a plateau lift system.
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Further first floor offices and a kitchen extend to 1,272 sq ft and a mezzanine floor in the warehouse offers a further 1,000 sq ft.
The store was set to close for three months while a new car park deck and mezzanine floor was built.
But Cllr Thompson said without the fire escape stairways, the mezzanine floor could not be opened to customers.
The group said it would add mezzanine floors to a further ten Comet stores during 2007 as part of a 23-store refurbishment programme.
The multiples are in a race against time to throw up as many mezzanine floors as possible before a planning loophole closes this November, say planning experts.
The use of the mezzanine floor will dictate what other features are appropriate.
The completed facility will occupy 262,000 square feet, with a 44,000 square foot mezzanine floor
Tenders are invited for Design, Supply, Installation, Commissioning and Testing of Mezzanine floor of steel structures with Hydraulic/Electric lifts & loading/Un-loading conveyor belt system in EWH at ICD/TKD.
Located in High Heaton, the property features a large lounge with mezzanine floor, a fully-fitted kitchen with white goods and a bathroom.
The inspection came following complaints from Kirklees Council building control about the dangerous state of a mezzanine floor recently constructed in the building.
BITO STORAGE SOLUTIONS has provided Next Group Plc with a storage solution comprising a range of equipment that significantly improves the retail chain's order picking options on its recently installed timber mezzanine floor.
The building has a high ceiling on the first floor, a partial mezzanine floor and a full second floor with offices.