Definition of 'country house'
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We are thinking of buying a large country house with a minimum of six bedrooms for all of us to use as a retreat.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Anyway, confining myself to one country house might be rather limiting after having had the run of so many.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
As a result, many gentry and nobility families abandoned their country houses for large parts of the autumn and winter.The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
Imagine you have bought a large country house in Suffolk that you plan to rent out for a bit during the peak summer weeks.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Many are housed in large country houses with extensive grounds and some possess sports halls and IT suites.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Until about 30 years ago, most large country houses would be sold in this way.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
We take a look around the place, which is way more family country house than rock'n'roll palace of excess.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Miss Marple is invited to a lavish party at a grand country house, but one of the guests is shot dead.The Sun (2010)
A spoilt girl who lives in a large country house swaps lives with a hippie activist, who works in a charity shop to pay the rent.The Sun (2006)
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Definition of country house from the Collins English Dictionary