Definition of 'converted'
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We are in a converted manor house that serves as a luxury hotel but the clubhouse is a short buggy ride away.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Set in a converted chapel, the surroundings are quirky and the food good.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The company work in a converted clifftop barn near Truro.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
My mother owns a flat, which is one of two in a converted house.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It was a tall, narrow converted farm building with steep winding staircases and rooms spread over four storeys.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Most occupy converted buildings; in all cases the average number of persons per bedroom is between two and four.Migrants in Modern France: Population Mobility in the Later Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries (1989)
There are five bedrooms in the main house, and a converted hay barn contains two more bedrooms and a yoga studio.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
QI own a ground-floor flat in a large converted house.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
QI am buying a top-floor flat in a converted house.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
A two-bedroom home in a converted manor house with communal grounds that include lawns and woodland.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Given the way the game had been going it looked to be curtains for Edinburgh but they regained the lead with a controversial converted try.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He would fling open the pale green shutters and head to the converted loft, with its exposed beams and far views of the sparkling Mediterranean.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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