Sentence Examples

  • Land held in ancient demesne is sometimes also called customary freehold.
  • To the west of the town lies Woburn Park, the demesne of Woburn Abbey,.
  • In 1087 the king held the manor of Wendover, and therefore it belonged to the ancient demesne of the crown.
  • The demesne of Studley Royal (marquess of Ripon) contains the ruins.
  • He built a new and handsome palace at Drogheda, and he repaired the old disused palace at Armagh and bestowed on it a demesne of 300 acres.