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, maisonnette
self-contained living accommodation often occupying two floors of a larger house and having its own outside entrance
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duplex apartment

A separate dwelling in an apartment building, having rooms on two levels, with self-contained vertical circulation.
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The upper floors provide a maisonette which includes a lounge, diner, kitchen, bathroom, three bedrooms and toilet.
He said: "A small fire in the kitchen of a first-floor maisonette was out when our crews arrived.
A West Midlands Fire Service spokesman said: "A small fire in the kitchen of a first floor maisonette was out when our crews arrived.
Maisonette's software provides a seamless experience from start to end for the real estate business cycles by automating all business functions.
Maisonette prices start from Dh290,000 and townhouses from Dh899,900.
Ballet Rambert's former home is now the vast combined open-plan lounge, dining room and kitchen of the maisonette, which also has three double bedrooms and a study.
The beautifully appointed first floor maisonette is spacious and includes a kitchen and bathroom which are both of high quality.
"We are pressing ahead with the relocation of tenants from the maisonette blocks and, once they are vacant, we will be demolishing them to create a cleared development site."
Summary: A double murder inquiry has been launched after the bodies of a man and a woman were found in a maisonette.
Maisonette overlooks allotments' Spiral staircase up to bedroom
But the long-running saga is now set to end after the authority forced through a compulsory purchase order and will bulldoze the rundown four-storey maisonette building in a matter of weeks.
LOCATED in the heart of Hazlerigg village on the outskirts of Gosforth, this retail unit and maisonette is within easy reach of amenities, including the nearby countryside and nature reserve, bus routes and excellent road links.

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