Homestall
Homestall Home"stall`, n. [AS. h[=a]msteall.] Place of a home; homestead. --Cowper. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • homestall — /hohm stawl /, n. Brit. 1. Dial. a farmyard. 2. Obs. a homestead. [bef. 1000; ME homstal, OE hamsteall. See HOME, STALL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • homestall — A word used in the ancient law to designate the mansion house. Dickinson v Mayer, 58 Tenn (11 Heisk) 515, 521 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • homestall — /hohm stawl /, n. Brit. 1. Dial. a farmyard. 2. Obs. a homestead. [bef. 1000; ME homstal, OE hamsteall. See HOME, STALL1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Homestall farm — consisted of a farm house, barn and substantial land surrounding it, and was located on the site of what is now Peckham Rye park in south east London. The farm was acquired by the Camberwell Vestry in 1890, and the buildings were destroyed in… …   Wikipedia

  • Peckham — For other places with the same name, see Peckham (disambiguation). Coordinates: 51°28′17″N 0°03′45″W / 51.4714°N 0.0625°W …   Wikipedia

  • Ashurst Wood — infobox UK place static country = England latitude= 51.11073 longitude= 0.02578 area total km2=2.51 official name= Ashurst Wood population = 2,784cite web | url=http://www.neighbourhood.statistics.gov.uk/dissemination/LeadKeyFigures.do?a=3… …   Wikipedia

  • Harris Girls' Academy East Dulwich — Infobox UK school name = Harris Girls Academy East Dulwich size = latitude = 51.45748 longitude = 0.05497 dms = dms motto = motto pl = established = September 2006 approx = closed = c approx = type = Academy religion = president = head label =… …   Wikipedia

  • Abode — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Place of habitation, or resort. < N PARAG:Abode >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 abode abode dwelling lodging domicile residence address habitation where one s lot is cast local habitation berth diggings seat …   English dictionary for students

  • homestead — In a popular sense, the place of the home–the residence of the family; it represents the dwelling house in which the family resides, with the usual and customary appurtenances, including the outbuildings of every kind necessary or convenient for… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”