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1. a large and imposing house
2. a less common word for manor house
3. Brit a block of flats
4. Astrology any of 28 divisions of the zodiac each occupied on successive days by the moon


A large and imposing dwelling; a large apartment in a building.

What does it mean when you dream about a mansion?

Our house is often a symbol of our body, so a mansion in a dream can represent a “rich” sense of self or even an exaggerated sense of self. A mansion might also represent our future potential, as something we might eventually grow into. (See also Home).


1. A very large, imposing, stately residence.
2. In colonial times, the residence of a landholder.
3. A manor house; also called a mansion house.
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The Mansion House, the official residence of the Lord Mayor, contains many items of historical importance.
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The organisation successfully tendered in January, 2013, to lease the Mansion House, Coach House and Stable Yard from Liverpool City Council after its Parks & Gardens Department moved out after 40 years.
Jailing him at Newcastle Crown Court, a judge said the items taken from the Mansion House were "irreplaceable".
At Newcastle Magistrates' Court, the 21-year-old, of Benson Road, Walker, admitted a charge of entering Mansion House and stealing property to the value of PS150,000.
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The Mansion House has already drawn significant sales success, notably the purchase of two large first floor apartments to combine as one vast, penthouse-style home, complete with private balconies.
Following lots of change at Calderstones Mansion House this year, including the recent opening of The Reader cafe and gallery, this is a fantastic way to bring people together and to begin the summer - fingers crossed for sunshine
The Mansion House contains many items of historical importance, many of which have been donated to the city.
FOR generations it's been at the heart of civic pride - but today staff are being made redundant at Newcastle's historic Mansion House.