tower house

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tower house

1. A small castle consisting primarily or entirely of a single tower.
2. Same as keep.
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Built as an L-plan towerhouse, it was extended in 1768 and again in the 19th century to create a capacious ninebedroom, four-bathroom property.
A previous bid for planning application for homes on the site was rejected by councillors in 2017 as they said it would 'result in the loss and harm to an area of open space and recreation land which forms part of a local landscape.' And they again declined to support it after several dozen schoolchildren were among the objectors who attended a planning committee at the town hall and urged councillors to 'save their green space.' The plans submitted by Towerhouse Systems Ltd were seeking permission to demolish the existing farm buildings and build 57 three, four and five-bedroom homes on the 1.6 hectares of grazing land which lies next to Highfield Country Park.
Castle Street Townhouse is also the first venue in Liverpool to serve "afternoon tea", called the Towerhouse Tier, which features breakfast favourites in afternoon tea style.
Visitors can catch a bus from Tweedbank station to the Borders Textile Towerhouse in Hawick for a hands-on exhibition about spinning, weaving, knitting and design.
When his loose play gave away possession that led to a Coventry scoring opportunity, German towerhouse Mertesacker turned on him with a tirade of abuse.
BUILT only 10 years ago, The Towerhouse at Macbiehill near West Linton, echoes the style of a traditional Scottish Baronial tower - and does it with such panache.
Among his honors: Residential Architect naming him one of the 50 best architects, Architectural Record citing his Keenan TowerHouse in Fayetteville as one of the top designs of the last decade and The Architectural Review giving his Porchdog House in Mississippi a 2010 AR House Award, one of only 14 in the world.
Built as an L-plan towerhouse, it was extended in 1768 and again in the 19th century to create a ninebedroom, four-bathroom property which was on the market two years ago (2017) at a price of PS1.825 million.
His latest honors include Residential Architect naming him one of the 50 best architects, Architectural Record honoring his Keenan TowerHouse in Fayetteville as one of the top designs of the last decade and The Architectural Review giving his Porchdog House in Mississippi a 2010 AR House Award, one of only 14 in the world.
The firms are Israco Lettings, Wildscene, Nesher Marketing Systems, Northmere Properties, T2ABA, NWIP, Krisma, Distress Properties Inc and Towerhouse Asset Management.
Abbey's most recent development is the Matrix in Glasgow, a mix use development of 73 unique apartments ranging from one and two-bedroom units to a penthouse and three-storey towerhouse.