west front

west front

The end wall of a medieval church, usually opposite the sanctuary, and usually where the main doors are located.
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The little valley on the west front of the city, she explained, was all that remained of the harbor, while the pass through the hills to the old sea bottom had been the channel through which the shipping passed up to the city's gates.
And then, before I had a little got used to the joy of their flowers against the sky, came the lilacs--masses and masses of them, in clumps on the grass, with other shrubs and trees by the side of walks, and one great continuous bank of them half a mile long right past the west front of the house, away down as far as one could see, shining glorious against a background of firs.
There have been two or three fine old trees cut down, that grew too near the house, and it opens the prospect amazingly, which makes me think that Repton, or anybody of that sort, would certainly have the avenue at Sotherton down: the avenue that leads from the west front to the top of the hill, you know," turning to Miss Bertram particularly as he spoke.
WASHINGTON -- Eight teenage boys, neatly attired in jackets and ties in a chilly breeze on the west front of the U.
At the Delcora Western Regional Treatment Plant, Maintenance & Stores Conference Room, 3201 West Front Street, Chester, Pennsylvania.
The West Front was as high as Liverpool University's Victoria Tower.
The building was shut down after shots were fired on the west front of the building, police said, and the lockdown continued after the incident was investigated and found to be a suicide.
Where: Delaware County Court House, 201 West Front Street, Media, PA 19063
The series consisted of seventeen studies of the west front of Rouen cathedral, the towers of which filled the whole space of the picture.
Also in Plainfield, the brokerage team of Triarsi and David Jarvis orchestrated the $625,000 sale of 1348 West Front St.
The train, traveling about 37 mph, pushed the pickup for two blocks before it came to a stop near Seventh Avenue and West Front Street.
In Sotherton Court: the view from the west front 'looked across a lawn to the beginning of the avenue' exactly as it does at Stoneleigh.

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