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undercroft

1. A vaulted basement of a church or secret passage, often wholly or partly below ground level.
2. A crypt.
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The space in the undercroft was once used as sleeping space, In medieval times it was once used as an area where the monks would work during the day.
Boyfriend and girlfriend Edward White and Robyn McNally, who are also business partners, with Poppy the dog inside the undercroft at 24 Watergate Street which will soon become Chalk Coffee.
A Historic England spokesperson said: "The undercroft of the Grade I listed Coventry Guildhall dates to the 14th century and has been in its present, unpainted form for a considerable time.
Vanessa Ward, business support manager at Durham Cathedral, said: "The Undercroft Restaurant is located in one of the most intact surviving medieval undercrofts in the UK and we have been working hard to organise a befitting gourmet event for this spectacular setting.
Durham Cathedral's business support manager Vanessa Ward, has been responsible for the PS1.2m refurbishment of the Undercroft.
This is the 13th phase at Park Central and will deliver 132 new one and two bedroom apartments in two residential buildings sitting over a 139 space undercroft car park.
The delegation observed the microscopy suite and clean room at the Undercroft laboratories.
* Colne Valley Family Doctors, demolition of undercroft staircase and installation of enclosed disabled access lift (conservation area), Croft House Surgery, 1145 Manchester Road, Slaithwaite.
BREAKFAST with Santa and his elves in the undercroft of Warwick Castle where singing, party games and gifts will be on offer on various dates between today and Christmas Eve.
The property comes with undercroft parking, delightful communal gardens and use of a residents' gymnasium and swimming pool.
in the undercroft of the Christ Memorial Church, 133 North Main St.
I HAVE recently paid pounds 91 in advance for the two-day package to see the 2006 Victoria Derby and Emirates Melbourne Cup from the undercroft beneath the lawn stand with a guaranteed seat.