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powder room

1. The anteroom of a women’s toilet, in which makeup and clothing are adjusted; by extension applied to a women’s toilet itself.
2. The small first-floor toilet room in a house.
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Depending on the available space, budget and personal preferences, Duravit can transform even the smallest powder room into a comfortable place to unwind.
Charming for a powder room or sitting area, this mini from Murray Feiss' Maison De Ville collection is finished in British Bronze and detailed with hand-polished faceted crystals.
I notice a lot of wallpaper again in model homes and I'd like to do my small powder room, which has a bright white pedestal sink and toilet.
wide single family home at 325 DeGraw Street offers 5,800 s/f of living space that includes five-bedrooms, five full baths, three powder rooms, an 800 s/f lower level cinema/ media room and outdoor space that features an 800 s/f landscaped garden, several set back terraces and a roof deck.
house has three bedrooms, three full baths and two powder rooms. There's a patio on the ground floor, a Juliette balcony off the dining room, and a sun deck on the home's rooftop.
According to the Halstead listing, the penthouse has two of almost everything including kitchens, terraces, fireplaces and powder rooms to go along with its five bedrooms and private rooftop.
Priced at $6,995,000, the penthouse home features three bedrooms, three full baths, two powder rooms, 20-foot high ceilings, hardwood floors, spacious walk-in closets, a split zone NC and heating system and state-of-the-art wiring for Internet and cable access.
"It is of the upmost importance that the homes in today's market be both gracious in size and easy to live in; tremendous effort was placed on the details, from the bamboo finished marble walls in the powder rooms to the custom eco-friendly kitchen cabinetry by Florense," said Urgo, noting that the intimacy of the building is yet another selling point: There are no more than two residences per floor as well as five full floor homes.