Sentence Examples

  • It is a fine example of a Jacobean mansion, with a beautiful fountain in the middle of the court-yard.
  • Hall Place, which contains a fine Jacobean staircase and oak-panelled hall, is said to occupy the site of the dwelling-place of the Black Prince.
  • There are also some curious Jacobean almshouses.
  • A large nunnery, called St Augustine's Priory, was erected near the town in 1861; while eastward is the Jacobean Forde House, belonging to the earl of Devon, and visited by Charles I.
  • The chancel contains some superb Jacobean carved oak screens, with stalls of earlier date.

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