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chimney place

noun
1.
an open hearth.
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  • There was a block of cork on each side of the chimney place.

    Hans Brinker Mary Mapes Dodge
  • Ye'll grow to the chimney place with your staring and wondering.

    Hans Brinker Mary Mapes Dodge
  • And Claes, pensive, looked at the flame on the hearth lightening up the chimney place.

    The Legend of Ulenspiegel Charles de Coster
  • Harding Powell was sitting between the drawn blinds, alone in the black hollow of the chimney place.

  • She shivered again, the cutting rasp from the chimney place stinging her with fright.

    Tess of the Storm Country Grace Miller White
  • Nights had become very cold and we burned logs all day long in the chimney place.

    The Little Red Foot Robert W. Chambers
  • They stayed together as long as the remains of a fire of roots burned in the chimney place.

    The Legend of Ulenspiegel Charles de Coster
  • The rooms are commodious and well lighted and each suite contains a cooking range fitted into the chimney place.

    The Old World and Its Ways William Jennings Bryan
  • Could you,” asked the printer, “stay patiently in a chimney place to hear what is said in a room?

    The Legend of Ulenspiegel Charles de Coster
  • Then he would go down into the kitchen, sit down before the chimney place and the noble wood fire that flamed in it.

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