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1. In a house, a room primarily for entertaining and conversing with guests.
2. In a hotel, a room for receptions.
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INSIDESTORY The property has a hallway, lounge, kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room, study and cloakroom, two/three bedrooms plus a bathroom.
The front sitting room has a bay window and a gas fire.
The kitchen, a second sitting room, with decorative ceiling roseand deep cornices, and walk-in pantry are on the first floor, along with four double bedrooms - each with hand basin - bathroom and cloakroom.
The accommodation also includes sitting room, large kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, shower room, bathroom and en-suite shower room.
Downstairs there is a sitting room with wood burning stove on a raised York stone -shelves.
With extensive accommodation over three levels, this four bedroomed home has a superb array of living space including a second sitting room/hobby room at the top floor level, an impressive dining kitchen, delightful dining room and principal sitting room.
JOANNE FRIEL takes time out to relax at The Sitting Room Hair and Beauty in Ballymena - ahead of the hectic festive season...
Extensions were added with a workshop turned into a hallway and garages into a large sitting room. Upstairs a number of extra bedrooms were also created.
Another is the heart of the house - a cosy sitting room complete with inglenook fireplace; this leads through to the morning room that opens onto the lovely garden.
It was decided that the basement, giving access to private and communal gardens, should be extended at the back and made into a kitchen and dining room; the ground floor would then become a sitting room flowing out on to a rooftop terrace.
It has an entrance hall leading to a large dining hall with beamed ceiling and patio doors to the back garden, and the sitting room which has ceiling coving and a feature fireplace.
There is a hallway and a good-sized sitting room with feature floorboards.