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Dutch door

Dutch door: exterior elevation, interior elevation
A door consisting of two separate leaves, one above the other; the leaves may operate independently or together.
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A stable door was set on fire at stables in John Street in Fencehouses, Sunderland, on Wednesday night and is being treated as arson.
move is a case of slamming the stable door after the horse has bolted Ending the relationship with the football club is not going to undo any of the negative publicity that came with Anelka's actions.
I don't think we want to go through an endless orgy of stable door banging and excessive regulation on the financial services sector, which is actually one of the few sectors in the economy which is showing signs of growth and putting on jobs.
To be wise after the event is like closing the stable door after the horse has bolted.
Iain Brown, a dad of one of the pupils, said: 'This is a classic case of closing the stable door after the horse has bolted.
Launching Operation Stable Door at this week's press conference was coach Ian McIntosh who admitted: "We didn't calculate it that way.
The ground floor has a small bedroom and bathroom -- and a few steps down, the horse's quarters, from which the animal can look out through a stable door over the wild rolling tree-studded country.
Back at Goobies Memorial Rink, the set is being struck, the lights are turned off and the stable door is closed.
The annexe, which could be linked from the lounge, provides independent accommodation which includes a canopied entrance porch with stable door to the living room, polished floorboards, high beamed ceiling and stable door with glazed centre panel to rear garden, double glazed window to courtyard and braced cottage doors off side hallway to bedrooms four and five.
In the kitchen there is a stable door to the back garden.
The property is entered via a wooden stable door into hallway with wooden staircase to the first floor and arch to kitchen/diner and lounge.
Cutbacks on our borders with immigration officers and other agencies is having a major impact on our country and the cuts will see us risk people actually causing harm and it will be like shutting the stable door after the horse has bolted.