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COTTAGE, estates. A small dwelling house. See 1 Tho. Co. Litt. 216; Sheph. Touchst. 94; 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1571, note.
     2. The grant of a cottage, it is said, passes a small dwelling-house, which has no land belonging to it. Shep. To. 94.

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Seeking a weekend cottage or a home near the coast?
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It was too much to hope Russell had shut the door and drawn the blinds for a quick ration of passion before departing for the weekend cottage.
The 30 acre official residence makes his Buckingham Palace quarters look like a weekend cottage.
A university graduate, who died of a drugs overdose, was seen snorting cocaine from a table during a party at the weekend cottage of a High Court deputy judge, a jury heard yesterday.
Her 30-acre property makes his Buckingham Palace quarters look like a weekend cottage.
Burke was celebrating her 20th birthday at a party at her father's weekend cottage in Dagworth, Suffolk, in May, when the offences were committed.
Mr Harvey Williams, regional and national housing spokesman for the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, said the traditional picture of top City executives having a weekend cottage in the country had been turned on its head by house prices in the South-east.
Last year, he could have bought a weekend cottage in France with it.